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- In the intro, mention on average, India provides development assistance of $6.48 billion.
- In the body, elaborate on the form in which India’s development cooperation works such as five modalities — capacity building, concessional finance, technology sharing, grant and trade wherein duty-free and quota-free access to the Indian market is provided. In the next part, mention the need for major alteration in Line of Credit (LoC) and establishment of a specialised agency.
- Conclude by mentioning that the rapid evolution of geopolitics dictates that the issue is tackled with utmost urgency.