Q.3) What are the national security threats posed by synthetic biology to India? What are the treaty and institutional arrangements to deal with the bio-weapons? Suggest the measures to deal with the threats posed by the bio-weapons. (10 marks)

“Mentor’s Comments” https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/planning-for-a-biosecure-future/article34806702.ece In the intro, give brief informationĀ about synthetic biology. In the body, mention the threat to the security emanating from the use of biology to create the weapons of mass destruction, challenges in pinpointing the origin of such attacks, poor disease surveillance in India, openĀ or porous borders make India more vulnerable to the … Continue reading Q.3) What are the national security threats posed by synthetic biology to India? What are the treaty and institutional arrangements to deal with the bio-weapons? Suggest the measures to deal with the threats posed by the bio-weapons. (10 marks)