[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 13 July 2020

Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   General Studies – 1   Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 1. Elaborate the relationship between level of urbanization and the …

Your husband is watching a news report on rape along with your 8 year old daughter. The report is airing graphic pictures of rape and murder scenes. Your father-in-law who is also watching the report comments that your daughter is not safe on the streets and she should be taught how to dress from now itself so that she would be safe when she grows up. Your husband concurs. In the same hall you are helping your son with his homework while listening to all the conversations happening in the hall. In between your son, who is 12 year old, keeps asking you about what rape is, who commits it and why every news channel is talking about only this issue etc. You are focusing only on his homework and not reacting to anything. Identify the various issues in the case study and give your opinion on them.

Topic: Case study 7. Your husband is watching a news report on rape along with your 8 year old daughter. The report is airing graphic pictures of rape and murder scenes. Your father-in-law who is also watching the report comments that your daughter is not safe on the streets and she should be taught how …

Given the fact that the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic would mostly result in higher non-performing assets and capital erosion of banks, deliberate upon the associated apprehensions and suggest measures to help mitigate the crisis.

Topic : Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 6. Given the fact that the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic would mostly result in higher non-performing assets and capital erosion of banks, deliberate upon the associated apprehensions and suggest measures to help mitigate the crisis. (250 words) …

Discuss the importance of Bamboo as a livelihood opportunity for the people in North East India.

Topic : Major crops-cropping patterns in various parts of the country, – different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints; e-technology in the aid of farmers. 5. Discuss the importance of Bamboo as a livelihood opportunity for the people in North East India. (250 …

Discuss the Vulnerability of Indian forests to forest fires also elaborate on the associated challenges and suggest measures to reduce the risk of forest fires.

Topic : Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 4. Discuss the Vulnerability of Indian forests to forest fires also elaborate on the associated challenges and suggest measures to reduce the risk of forest fires. (250 words) Reference: The Hindu  Why the question: The article talks about Forest fires and their effect on carbon …

Do you think the criminal justice system still is a residual remain of the colonial legacy in our country? Discuss the need to reform criminal justice system in the country.

Topic : Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary—Ministries and Departments of the Government; pressure groups and formal/informal associations and their role in the Polity. 3. Do you think the criminal justice system still is a residual remain of the colonial legacy in our country? Discuss the need to reform criminal justice …

Despite upholding the cooperative federalism, the tussle between center and state governments for the rights of states continues. Analyse the factors responsible and suggest suitable way forward to address the same.

Topic : Parliament and State legislatures—structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. 2. Despite upholding the cooperative federalism, the tussle between center and state governments for the rights of states continues. Analyse the factors responsible and suggest suitable way forward to address the same. (250 words) Reference: Live …

Elaborate the relationship between level of urbanization and the economic development in India. Suggest the policy response for urbanization potential in India.

Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 1. Elaborate the relationship between level of urbanization and the economic development in India. Suggest the policy response for urbanization potential in India. (250 words) Reference: worldbank.org  Why the question: The question is about the relationship between level of urbanization …