Q.1) A three pronged strategy of social empowerment, economic empowerment and social justice is needed to ensure removal of disparities, elimination of exploitation and protection of disadvantaged sections in India. Elaborate. Also enumerate the steps taken by the government in this regard. (10 Marks)

“Mentor’s Comments” Introduction- Give some fact related to issues faced by disadvantaged sections and relate it to the empowerment. Body- Briefly discuss the issue faced by the disadvantaged sections. Then discuss how the three pronged strategy works for their benefit. Then mention the steps taken by the government Conclude with remarks having forward looking outlook.