Q.1 What do you understand by communalism? Deliberate upon the causes and impact of communalism on Indian society. (15 Marks)

Mentor’s Comments- In introduction, briefly discuss what you understand by communalism. In the body, discuss the reasons contributing to Communalism; vested political interests, rise of communal organisations, politicization of local problems, religious fundamentalism etc. Discuss the impact of communalism on Indian society; impact on social fabric, economy, polity etc. Suggest way forward for eradicating communalism. … Continue reading Q.1 What do you understand by communalism? Deliberate upon the causes and impact of communalism on Indian society. (15 Marks)