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Can Gilgit Baltistan become a catalyst for the development for India, Pakistan and the neighboring region around them? Discuss the concerns associated and suggest way forward.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations.

2. Can Gilgit Baltistan become a catalyst for the development for India, Pakistan and the neighboring region around them? Discuss the concerns associated and suggest way forward. (250 words)

Reference: The Wire

Why the question:

The article brings to us insights on the current situation in and around Pakistan, India and China and explains how the security concerns and development aspirations of India, Pakistan and China are genuine and must be addressed cooperatively.

Key Demand of the question:

Discuss the possible catalyst role that Gilgit Baltistan can play for the development of India, Pakistan and the neighborhood.

Directive:

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:

Introduction:

Discuss briefly the context of the question.

Body:

One has to argue that Gilgit Baltistan, instead of remaining a flashpoint, can become a hub for India, Pakistan and China coming together in a new bond of win-win-win cooperation. Of course, for this to happen, the genuine security concerns of the three countries and development aspirations of the local people will have to be properly harmonized.

Explain the associated nuances and present your stand.

Conclusion:

Conclude with a fair and balanced opinion.