Resources are vital for human survival and it was believed that resources are free gift of nature. The indiscriminate use of resources led to the following problems:
- To satisfy the greed of few individuals, depletion of resources has continued.
- Due to the accumulation of resources in few hands, the society gets divided into two segments, e.g., rich and poor.
- Indiscriminate use of resources has ‘ led to ecological crises, e.g., ozone layer depletion, land degradation, global warming and environmental pollution.