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There are TWENTY questions sprinted both in HINDI and in ENGLISH. All questions are compulsory.

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Answers to Questions no. 1 to 10 should be in 150 words, whereas answers to Questions no. 11 to 20 should be in 250 words.

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1. Why is Public Private Partnership (PPP) required in infrastructure projects? Examine the role of PPP model in the redevelopment of railway station in India. (10 marks)

2. Is inclusive growth possible under market economy? State the significance of financial inclusion in achieving economic growth in India.(10 marks)

3. What are the major challenges of public distribution system (PDS) in India? How can it be made effective and transparent?(10 marks)

4. Elaborate the scope on significance of the food processing industries in India.(10 marks)

5. The increase in life expectancy in the country has lead don’t never had challenges in the community for stop what are those challenges and what steps needed to be taken to meet them?(10 marks)

6. Each year large amount of plant material, cellulose is deposited on the surface of planet earth. What are the natural process this cellulose undergoes before yielding carbon dioxide and other end products?(10 marks)

7. Discuss in detail the photochemical smog emphasising its formation. Effects and mitigation. Explain the 1999 Gothenburg protocol.(10 marks)

8. Explain the mechanism and occurrence of cloudburst in the context of the Indian subcontinent discuss two recent examples.(10 marks)

9. Discuss the type of organised crime. Describe the linkage between territories and organised crime that exist at the national and transnational levels.(10 marks)

10. What are the maritime security challenges in India? Discuss the organizational, technical and procedural initiatives taken to improve the maritime security.(10 marks)

11. economic growth in the recent past has been led by increase in labour productivity explain the statement suggest the growth pattern that will lead to certain of more job. without compromising labour productivity.(15 marks)

12. do you think India will meet 50% of its energy needs more renewable energy by 2030? Justify your answer for stop how will the shift of subsidies from fossil fuels to renewable help achieve the above objective? Explain(15 marks)

13. what are the main bottleneck in upstream and downstream process of marketing of agricultural products in India?(15 marks)

14. What is integrated farming system? How is it helpful to small and marginal farmers in India?(15 marks)

15. Launch on 25th December 2021 James Webb Space Telescope has been much in the news since when. What are the unique features which make it superior to its predecessor space telescopes? What are the key goals of this machine Toshiba what potential benefits does it hold for the human race?(15 marks)

16. what is the basic principle behind vaccine development question how do vaccines work? What approaches adopted by the Indian vaccine manufacturers to produce Covid-19 vaccines? (15 marks)

17. Discuss global warming and mention its effect on the global climate explain the control measures to bring down the level of greenhouse gases which cause global warming, in the light of KYOTO PROTOCOL, 1997.(15 marks)

18. Explain the causes and effects of coastal erosion in India what are the available coastal management technique for combating the hazards?(15 marks)

19. What are the different elements of cyber security? Keeping in the view challenges in cyber security, examine the extent to which India has successfully developed a comprehensive national cyber security. Strategy.(15 marks)

20. Naxalism is a social economic and developmental issues manifesting as a violent internal security threat. It in this context, discuss the emerging issues and suggest a multi-layered strategy to tackle the meaning of Naxalism.(15 marks)