- GS-3: Security challenges and their management in border areas
Context: Securing India’s borders against anti-national interests and at the same time putting in place systems that can prohibit such elements while encouraging genuine trade and commerce are the principles of effective border management.
- While addressing the two-day National Security Strategies (NSS) Conference, Union Home Minister Amit Shah stressed checking the demographic change in border areas and growing radicalisation in border areas.
- He stressed that police forces of the border states should keep a watchful eye on this development, which is very serious in nature.
Main Practice Question: How demographic changes in border areas pose a threat to India’s security? What measures would you suggest to tackle this menace?
Note: Write answer his question in the comment section.