Essay on india after independence india is the world's largest democracy it is the only country in asia that has remained democratic ever since it attained its independence from british rule the only exception to this is the brief period of the emergency in 1975-76, when the democratic process. National integration of india the euphoria of independence was short-lived as partition brought disastrous consequences for india in the wake of communal conflict partition unleashed untold misery and loss of lives and property as millions of hindu and muslim refugees fled either pakistan or india. National integration is the togetherness and oneness felt by the citizens (even after having differences in cast, creed, religion, culture, language, region, etc) of any country to maintain the national unity and integrity as well as build a strong and prosperous nation. The challenge before india after partition and integration of princely states was to draw the internal boundaries of the indian states the boundaries had to be drawn in a way so that the linguistic and cultural plurality of the country could be reflected without affecting the unity of the nation.
India is a country with innumerable diversities, an entity composed of many communities, races classes, languages and subcultures in any such nation, there are many obstacles to the achievement of national integration in india the following hindrances are obstructing the growth of national. Article shared by there were so many challenge that india was facing in the process of nation building a significant contribution of indian national movement had been to forge india's unity cutting across class, caste, ethnic and religious divides.
National integration is the feeling of togetherness or oneness towards one's own country irrespective of their individual differences with regard to religion, region, race, culture or caste india is a multi-racial and multilingual country. 1 geographical problems in 1947, pakistan finally gained its long for independence, but it immediately faced very serious problems although pakistan was created to unite the muslim population of the old british india, it did not have natural borders, such as rivers, mountains or the sea. They faced many challenges throughout their country after they gained independence how did the philippines and indonesia achieve democracy indochina and the philippines included thousands of islands with diverse ethnic and religious groups.
After britain declared itself and india at war with germany, without consulting indian legislatures, the indian national congress leaders demanded independence in return for wartime cooperation. In my letter of invitation, i was asked 'to examine our past critically, [and] find out why after close to five decades of attaining independence, nigeria is still not out of the woods' as we move into the 21st century, in this age of globalization, this should be a matter of concern to all of us. Back in the 1920s, the indian national congress had promised that once the country won independence, each major linguistic group would have its own province however, after independence the congress did not take any steps to honour this promise due to fear of furher divisionism.
Social science module - 4 national integration and secularism contemporary india: issues and goals 202 notes 24 national integration and secularism you must have learnt and recited our national anthem, 'jana-gana-mana. Independent india's first years were marked with turbulent events - a massive exchange of population with pakistan, the indo-pakistani war of 1947 and the integration of over 500 princely states to form a united nation. In india, national integration can be said to have been increasing ever since the nation gained its independence in 1949 (when by royal assent it stopped being a colonial british territory and became a state in its own right. The political integration of these territories into india was a declared objective of the indian national congress, and the government of india pursued this over the next decade through a combination of factors, sardar vallabhbhai patel and v p menon convinced most of the rulers of the various princely states to accede to india. Integration of princely states because at the time of giving independence to india the british told that princely states have power o join and of the nation pakistan or india or even if that want the declared independent themself.
India that is bharat is a country with diversity there exist differences between people on the basis of caste, creed, colour, language, ethos, way of life and religious affiliations. National integration is a sentiment in which the people of a country have the feeling of living together with goodwill for all, the desire of co-operation and sympathy for each other, the willingness to forget difference of caste, language, religion and region etc to work together for the welfare of the country. These tensions more widely reflect the challenges of identity formation and national integration in post-colonial india keywords: india , documentary film , nation-building , identity , integration , state policy. The unequal development of different regions of india has negatively affected the character of national integration the unequal development has become the major cause of many social movements after the independence.
~india after ww2 india participated in the war on the side of the allies -lack of national identity ~challenges of independence decolonization and. Outline national integration history of national integration unity in diversity challenges an inspirational tale destabilizing forces within country : challenges to a nation promotion of national integration forces promoting national integration national integration after independence spirit of unity. Not to be republished ncert challenges for the new nation at the hour of midnight on 14-15 august 1947, india attained independence jawaharlal nehru, the first prime minister of free india, addressed a special session of.
The documentary film in india (1948-1975): independence and the challenges of national integration camille deprez academy of film, hong kong baptist university, paris, france. After independence the government favored tolerance, secularism and national integration the constitution of india tried its best to provide equal opportunities to its entire people irrespective. The economic effects of colonialism can be viewed as a progressive integration of africa into the world capitalist system within which africa functioned primarily as a source of raw materials for western industrial production.