This question is asked by UPSC on December 3, 2013 in Civil services Main examination. 

1. Many state governments further bifurcate geographical administrative areas like districts and talukas for better governance. In light of the above can it also be justified that more number of smaller states would bring in effective governance at state level? Discuss. (200 Words)

Kindly Note (Very seriously)

1. Read all the points given below, understand each point then start writing. 

2. Only serious candidates are requested to respond. 

3. Restrict yourself to the number of words.It may be + or - 20 words. You may write between 180 and 200 words.

4. What is the most important word in the question. Is it 'Discuss'?

5. Discuss means with reference to the statement that is given you are expected to put forth your arguments both for and against. 

6. You should also show the evidences (examples) for your arguments. 

7. You are expected to reach a logical conclusion.

8. If you miss anything from points 5 to 7 then the  answer will be incomplete. 

9. Hence write with complete focus.

10. My warm wishes to you