Solved Ethics Papers

Q3. Young People Not Joining Politics

Q3. Young people with ethical conduct are not willing to come forward to join active politics. Suggest steps to motivate them to come forward. (150 words, 10)
Indian politics is perceived to be dynastic and ridden with corruption and favouritism. Politics can’t provide a steady source of income to young people. Moreover, huge amounts of money and years of struggle are needed to succeed in politics. Hence, young people avoid joining politics in India. Political leaders often invoke caste, religion, region etc. to divide the people to garner votes. Hence, young people usually avoid joining politics in India.
The following steps may be taken to motivate young people to join politics:
• Curbing the use of black money and corruption during elections.
• State funding of elections to reduce the use of black money during the time.
• Universities may provide a practical course on politics at graduation and post-graduation levels.
• The youngsters may join existing political parties as an intern on stipend paid by the government to learn the practical aspect of politics.
• A certain number of seats may be reserved for young politicians in elections by every party.
• Government may promote ‘start-up’ parties and provide them financial support, publicity on government media and an office. (177 words)
Q3. Young People Not Joining Politics
Looking for a One-stop Solution to prepare for ‘Ethics, Integrity, and Aptitude’ and ‘Essay and Answer Writing’ for UPSC?
Buy Dr. Awdhesh Singh’s books from the links below-

Ethics, Integrity & Aptitude for Civil Services Examination
Amazon -
Flipkart -

Mastering Essay & Answer Writing for UPSC Civil Services
Amazon -
Flipkart -

Related Articles
• Q5(a). Trust deficit in Society
• Q4(b). Heavy Ethical Responsibility
• Q4(a). Which eminent personality has inspired you the most?
• Q3(b). Human Beings as an end in themselves
• Q2(b). Probity in Public Life
• Q1(b). Ethics in Public Life
• Q14. Girls need no Education
• Q12. Disaster at A Pilgrimage
• Q11. The Dilemma of A Pharmaceutical Company
• Q10. Appointment of A Dalit Cook
Recent Articles
• Innovation and Creativity
• Love and hatred
• Religion and Spirituality
• Tulsidas
• Bureaucrat at the Temple
• Getting Fooled for Kindness
• Burning the boat
• Three Masons
• Two Salesmen
• Bhasmasur