Topic: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights.
7) Internet diffusion can act as a multiplier effect on empowerment of human beings and also for country’s growth. Examine the statement in the context of India’s digital advancement with suitable best practices.(250 words)
Why this question:
The question seeks to examine the multiplier effect that the internet penetration in the country has on the demography.
Key demand of the question:
Explain the multiplier effect in detail, discuss the effect with examples and explain its contributions in different sectors.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
In brief explain the current diffusion of internet in the country.
Give a brief introduction about the status of digital penetration in India and the importance of it.
Explain the reasons for low penetration and the gap existing between men and women, villages and towns etc.
Suggest steps to be taken in this regard.
Explain the benefits and disadvantages associated.
Conclude with way ahead.