Transport and Communication

Means of transportation and communication and Role of transportation and communication in economic development

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Transport and Communication

Transport and communication are important infrastructures for the overall economic development of a country.Transport is that facility by which people can move from one place to another place and transfer goods and services from one place to other. The means of transport available in Nepal are road transport, ropeway, cable car and air transport. Communication is defined as the medium of exchanging news, views, and propagation of information. Important media of communication in Nepal are postal services, radio, telephone, teller, internet, e-mail, fax, television, and newspapers. There are several means of transportation surface transport, air transport, sea-route etc.