Mains Questions & Answer
This sections lists down model questions and answers based on the Mains examination syllabus of the Civil Services Examination. The answers provided here are model answers and can be referred to for inputs for preparing for the exam; therefore these shall not be treated as ideal answers.
Q. In the present development scenario, the local self-governing institutions in rural India spearhead a crucial role in the implementation of development programmes but fail to deliver. Discuss with respect to the major issues related to poor devolution of financial powers to local governments in the country.