086 - Linkages Between Development and Spread of Extremism
Though most of insurgent groups of northeast have given up violence and are engaged in peace talks, there are several issues that can act as hurdle in the way of peace. Discuss.
North East India comprises of the seven sisters & Sikkim. Most of these areas have faced a problem of insurgency in past, but now the problem is limited to a few areas only. Insurgent Groups: The Mizo-National Front – surrendered and signed an agreement with India in 1986. Consequently Laldenga entered into politics. The Naga ..
Topics: 086 - Linkages Between Development and Spread of Extremism • 087 - Role of External State and Non State Actors in Creating Challenges to Internal Security • 093 - Linkages of Organized Crime With Terrorism
India has used various developmental interventions to find a resolution for several existing and protracted internal conflicts that India is plagued with since independence. But they have proved to be insufficient in tacking the issues in a reasonable time frame. Discuss.
India is a diverse and multi-cultural country, with coexistence of various religions, cultures, ethnicities & languages. This may give rise to internal security threats at times, as seen in case of Tamil Sri Lankan & Naxal conflicts. Existing and Protracted internal conflicts: Communalization, e.g. Babri Masjid issue Law & order problems, e.g. Mob-lynching Naxalism Insurgency ..
How is Naxalism different from Maoism in India? Throw light on main reasons for the spread of Naxalism and Maoism in the country.
Maoism originated in China as a form of Communist theory derived from the teachings of the Chinese political leader Mao Zedong. It was widely applied as the political and military guiding ideology of the Communist Party of China till 1977-78. It emphasised the advancement of people’s social and economic life by establishing a classless society ..
Extremism refers to holding of extreme political or religious views. India is facing key challenges related to extremism and lack of development is one of the key cause for spreading of extremism. Development and extremism: India is land of diversity clubbed with disparities. These disparities are often become a cause for spreading of extremism. Naxalism ..
How the internal security challenges in Nagaland are different from that in Manipur and Tripura? Explain.
The internal security scenario in north-east is fragile. Insurgency and militancy have created havoc in north-east and are posing serious internal security challenges. The key common internal security challenges among the states in North-east are Proximity to international border Open and porous borders. Internal conflicts among the tribals under the ambit of protecting the identity. ..
Northeast India was at the forefront of economic development and prosperity during British India but has faced marginalisation since Independence. In this context, discuss some of the steps taken to replenish the past glory of the region.
North east hasn’t received the required attention from the mainland in post independence period. This has resulted in deprivation and huge gaps in the north east. In order to bridge these various measures have been undertaken A separate ministry called Ministry for Development of North-East Region has been set up to bring renewed focus on ..