Topic : Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of Family society and educational institutions in inculcating values.
7. Discuss the philosophical and moral issues thrown by the Covid-19 pandemic and the way life needs to be lived henceforth. (250 words)
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Why the question:
Recently Vice President Venkaiah Naidu has underlined the need to adopt new ways of living in the times of coronavirus and suggested a framework for this “new normal” to deal with the virus. Thus the question.
Key Demand of the question:
In detail discuss the philosophical and moral issues thrown by the Covid-19 pandemic and the way life needs to be lived henceforth.
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:
Start by bringing out the fact that corona has exposed the entire world to newer challenges.
The answer body must analyse in depth the life after corona and its social impact. Explain and elucidate upon the fact that life cannot be lived in isolation and the virus outbreak highlighted the inter-connectedness of lives. Discuss the significance of moral issues that have aroused due to the current situation, suggest what needs to be done to address them.
Conclude with possible solutions.