Editorials/Opinions Analysis For UPSC 05 November 2022
- The fruits of dirty air
- The persistent decline in poverty in India
The haze and smoke over Delhi has become an annual occurrence during the months of October and November. The current situation has resulted in a temporary halt to construction activities as well as the movement of trucks and diesel four-wheelers that do not meet BS-VI standards.
GS Paper 3: Environment protection
What exactly is smog? Analyze the causes of Delhi’s poor Air Quality Index levels and propose solutions to improve them. (250 words)
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The recent release of NFHS-5 data for 2019-21 enables a detailed analysis of progress in reducing absolute poverty and related determinants such as nutrition. The article examines the relative decline in poverty from 2004 to 2013 and 2014 to 2021, arguing that India’s economic growth was the most inclusive between 2014 and 2019.
GS Paper 2: Poverty and Hunger
“Poverty Is A Condition of Social and Political Exclusion As Well As Economic Deficiency.” Substantiate. (250 words)
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