Explain why it is safer to use a wireless telephone instead of a landline telephone during lightning.

AcademicPhysicsNCERTClass 8

During lightning, an electric charge may discharge through the cords of the landline telephone and it may become dangerous. Therefore, the use of mobile phones and wireless/cordless phones during lightning is much safer than that of using a landline phone.

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