11th January, 2017 (MAINS)

TODAYs ANSWER WRITING CHALLENGE FROM GS-III

Q1. Critically examine the differing estimates for

(i) poverty figures, and

(ii) GDP growth data for April-June 2010, that have been in the news recently.

In your view, what estimates are more reflective of the ground reality, and why? [20marks/2011/GS-3] 250 words.

Please write answer in the comments section.