LIFE IN BIG CITIES: Short Essay

English_Master March 19, 2016 No Comments
LIFE IN BIG CITIES India has many metropolitan cities. Delhi, Mumbai, Calcutta, Chennai, Bangalore, etc. are some of them. But 80 per cent of our population lives in villages. A person from rural area may find himself lost in a big city. Life in a city looks attractive and glamorous. People are progressive. They are constantly keeping themselves abreast with the developments in the world and even the government takes care to see that our big cities develop like other big cities in the world. This is a correct attitude as it would make India modern and any foreigner coming to this land would no more think that we are a country of only snake charmers and elephants, as was the impression in the West until a few years ago. Cities provide job opportunities to people and we find thousands of villagers moving to cities to get employment. However, one finds that in comparison village life is more peaceful. In cities most people live like strangers. A city dweller works from morning till night. Distances are long and to keep up any appointment in a big city is difficult. People get stuck in traffic jams and have to also stand for long hours waiting for bus to arrive. Buses...
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