Nowadays, Television is even used to impart education by arranging distant learning programmes on TV. Abuses: Sometimes it can be used for evil purposes by telecasting wrong and false information.
It can also spread harmful elements such as sex and violence.
Since then the device has undergone a lot of development. Television is one of the greatest inventions of modern science. We can observe the social, political, cultural and economic situation of the world through television.
It has dramatically changed the definition of news and entertainment lt has also played an important role in the progress of civilization. In spite of having a lot of merits, television has some demerits too.
In the long run, it can be said that though television has some bad sides, it is a very powerful mass media.
V It gives us not only recreation but also conveys the pictures of our sorrows andsufferings to the concerned authority.
Within the short period of its invention, it has become very popular. Afterward, on the basis of his experiment the Scottish scientist, John Byard invented the television in 1925.
After much improvement television took the present form in 1945.
Television is the most modern means of communicating ideas and thoughts. It also serves the purpose of our recreation and relaxation. Sometimes immoral films and obscene dances are projected on the television.
Political leaders can also make the people aware of their programmes and opinions through television.