World's last telegram service set to be silenced in India
India shuts down telegram service
Why India's Last Telegram Isn't Really the Last Telegram
Samuel Morse The Telegraph
Indian telegram service was canceled after 163 years of operation. It was not the last telegram service in the world, but it was the last true electric telegraph system. In some countries, there is still possible to send telegrams. They are, however, perceived more as a curiosity than as a means of communication. They travel by internet in the same way as e-mail.