Telephone is a gift of science. It is the fastest means of communication. We can talk to a person sitting thousands of kilometres away. The communication is held with the help of wires. There is a wide network of wires. Telephone is becoming very popular. Today, even a common man can afford this.

Telephone was invented by great scientist Alexander Graham Bell in 1875. This invention proved to be a great boon to mankind. It became popular all over the world. Communication became fast.  Before it's invention, communication was very difficult. It took many days for the message to reach its destination. But telephone has reduced the time of giving and receiving messages. Within a minute, a man can have a contact with a person sitting too far.

Telephone has greatly helped people. It has helped in trade and business. It has contributed to the growth of education. Now the telephone facilities are available in the remote villages.