Life Lines and National Economy – Notes
Means of Transport and Communication
Transport is a key factor that influences India’s rapid economic development.
Means of communication allow people in different locations to connect with each other without actually travelling.
Transport and communication are the true lifelines of trade and economic development.
The road network in India is amongst the largest in the world.
Roadways have several advantages over railways.
Roads can be classified based on the material used for construction and capacity.