The Impact of Internet on Children: Balancing Advantages and Disadvantages
Brahmi Shah from Bhuj, Gujarat, shares her perspective on the influence of the internet on children. While acknowledging the importance of the internet for communication, information, and social work, Brahmi also raises concerns about the negative effects. She highlights how excessive mobile game usage can limit outdoor activities and contribute to addiction and aggression in children. Brahmi emphasizes the need for parents to monitor their children’s internet usage to ensure a healthy balance between virtual and real-life experiences. The letter reflects on the necessity of the internet as a valuable resource while cautioning against its potential drawbacks in social interactions.