Topic: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security.
6. One of the aims of the proxy war was to reverse that culture and make it intolerant, more prudish, radical and unaccepting of other faiths or cultures. Suggest ways to permanently win a proxy war with a special emphasis on role of social change. (250 words)
Difficulty level: Moderate
Reference: Indian Express , Insights on India
Why the question:
In order to mainstream the state of J&K to the rest of the nation in the political, economic, social and psychological domains; promote everyone being Indian and to feel Indian it is very pertinent to defeat proxy war and bring in a social change.
Key Demand of the question:
To write about proxy wars, its impact and how it can be defeated.
Structure of the answer:
Start by defining proxy war.
Firstly, in detail, mention the various modes of proxy war and its impact on security and society of the nation.
Next, write about the ways in which proxy war can be tackled and its effects neutralised permanently.
Next, write the importance of social change in the above.
Conclude by summarising.