Q.1 The recent pandemic reinforces that a good urbanization is the most powerful technology for poverty reduction. Explain. (15 Marks)

Mentor’s Comments- Explain Good Urbanization in the introduction. In the body, mention some challenges associated with the current trends of urbanization. Bring out the linkage between unplanned urbanization and the pandemic. Mention few points regarding role of urbanization in poverty reduction. Write a brief way forward. Conclude appropriately.