Science has given us many wonders. Television is one of them. Television is a magic box. Television is very useful for us. We can see and listen to the great leaders and important people of our country and of other countries. We can see cricket and other important matches on it. We can listen to the daily news. Television has great educational value there are special programmes for ladies, students, children and farmers. These programmes are very useful. It can do much to root out many social evils. We can see dramas, films and other programmes. All these increase our knowledge and give us entertainment.
Television has bad effects also. Students waste a lot of time watching TV programmes. If we see more TV programmes, our eyesight may become weak. Sometimes we feel a headache. Many programmes are slowly poisoning young minds.