Social Justice [IAS (Admin.) IAS Mains GS Paper 2 (Governance, Polity, Social Justice, & IR)]: Questions 15 - 18 of 108

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Question 15

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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Two parallel run schemes of the Government, viz the Aadhaar Card and NPR, one as voluntary and the other as compulsory, have led to debates at national levels and also litigations. On merits, discuss whether or not both schemes need run concurrently. Analyze the potential of the schemes to achieve developmental benefits and equitable growth.

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  • Aadhaar and NPR (National Population register) are two schemes of the government running parallel in which NPR is compulsory but Aadhaar is voluntary.
  • The NPR is comprehensive identity of Data base maintained by Registrar general of India. It is compulsory for every citizen to register as per section 14A of the citizenship act 1955. The Aadhaar is 1…

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Question 16

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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Do government՚s schemes for up-lifting vulnerable and backward communities by protecting required social resources for them, lead to their exclusion in establishing businesses in urban economies?

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  • The government is uplifting the vulnerable and backward communities through its policies and programs mainly in rural areas. Such as providing self-employment, road, rail connectivity to towns, Hospital, Banking services, water and sanitation and many other poverty alleviation programs. Schools and free education, books, Mid-Day Meal, school dress …

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Question 17

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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The emergence of self-help groups in contemporary times points to the slow but steady withdrawal of the state from developmental activities. Examine the role of self-help groups in developmental activities and the measures taken by the government of India to promote the self-help groups.

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Self Help Groups is a village based voluntary organizations of Women and men (mainly women) organized for improving the economic conditions by getting the basic knowledge, skills and opportunities to empower themselves. The self Help groups has important role in the development. Some of the following are as follows

  • Self Help Groups collectively pers…

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Question 18

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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To ensure effective implementation of policies addressing water, sanitation and Hygiene needs, the identification of beneficiaries segment is to be synchronized with the anticipated outcomes. Examine the statement in the context of WASH initiative.

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WASH stands for ‘Water’ , ‘Sanitation’ , and ‘Hygiene’ . It is recommendable scheme launched by UNICEF globally to provide clean and potable water, sanitation and basic toilets, which is a key public healthcare issue within international development and the focus of sustainable development goals.

Studies reveal that Today, 663 million people do not …

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