Topic : Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.
2. Analyse the rise of social media as a consequence of lacunae in the traditional Indian society. (250 words)
Reference: Indian Express
Why the question:
The article brings to us detailed analysis of the rise of social media and its impact on our society.
Key Demand of the question:
Analyse the rise of social media as a consequence of lacunae in the traditional Indian society.
Analyze – When asked to analyse, you have to examine methodically the structure or nature of the topic by separating it into component parts and present them as a whole in a summary.
Structure of the answer:
Start by talking about social media, how it has grown fast into our society impacting millions of lives.
Discuss the lacunae present in our society that have contributed to the rise of social media; effect of globalisation, differential impact on women, generational gap that is ever widening etc.
Explain then how should be social media ideally used?
Suggest what needs to be done to overcome these challenges and make social media more advantageous.
Conclude with solutions to address the issues posed by it.