UPSC Mains Topic-Wise PYQs – Post-Independence (2013-2023)

We will be going through the UPSC Mains Topic-Wise PYQs – Post-Independence. The official UPSC Syllabus reads – Post-Independence-consolidation and reorganisation within country.

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UPSC Mains Topic-Wise PYQs – Post-Independence-consolidation and reorganisation within country – Questions and Sub-themes from 2013-2023

The political and administrative reorganization of states and territories has been a continuous ongoing process since the mid-nineteenth century. Discuss with examples.Post Independence202215Reorganization of states- (Phase-1:1850’s to 1947) and (Phase 2: 1947- 2022)
Assess the main administrative issues and socio-cultural problems in the integration process of Indian Princely States. (150 words)Post Independence202110Integration process of Indian Princely States- Administrative issue and socio-cultural problems
Discuss whether formation of new states in recent times is beneficial or not for the economy of India.Post Independence201815New states formation- (Benefits) and (concerns) for economy
Has the formation of linguistic States strengthened the cause of Indian Unity?Post Independence201612.5Linguistic States formation- (Strengthen) and (challenges) the cause of Indian Unity
Critically discuss the objectives of Bhoodan and Gramdan movements initiated by Acharya Vinoba Bhave and their success.Post Independence201310Bhoodan and Gramdan movements- Objectives, success and limited impact
Write a critical note on the evolution and significance of the slogan “Jai Jawana Jai Kisan”.Post Independence201310Slogan “Jai Jawana Jai Kisan”- Evolution and significance
Discuss the contribution of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad to pre-and post-independent India.Post Independence201310Contribution of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
Analyze the circumstances that led to Tashkent Agreement in 1966. Discuss the highlights of the agreement.Post Independence201310Tashkent Agreement- Circumstances led to its formation and Highlights
Critically examine the compulsions which prompted India to play a decisive roles in the emergence of Bangladesh.Post Independence201310Reasons for India’s intervention in the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War
The New Economic Policy – 1921 of Lenin had influenced the policies adopted by India soon after independence. Evaluate.Post Independence201410Vladimir Lenin NEP-1921 and its influence on India
UPSC Mains Topic-Wise PYQs – Post-Independence 2013-2023

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