The Goa State Innovation Council has lauded Bipin Kadam for his innovation, which he has titled ‘Maa Robotic‘, and is offering him monetary assist to work on the machine additional and discover its industrial viability.
The meals is saved on a plate which is a part of the robotic. It feeds the lady, who can not transfer and carry her fingers, on a voice command specifying what she needs to eat, like vegetable, dal-rice combine or different objects.
Kadam, who’s in his 40s and a resident of Bethora village in Ponda taluka of south Goa, has been doing odd jobs as a every day wage employee.
He advised PTI that his 14-year-old daughter is differently-abled and can’t eat on her personal.
She was totally depending on her mom to have her meals.
“About two years again, my spouse was bed-ridden. She used to really feel unhappy and cry as she was not capable of feed our daughter. I needed to come from work to feed our daughter,” he stated.
Kadam’s spouse insisted he ought to do one thing in order that their daughter may have meals on time with out being depending on anybody.
This led Kadam to start out a search a few 12 months again for a robotic which may feed her.
“There was no such robotic accessible wherever. So, I made a decision to design it myself,” he stated.
Kadam seemed for data on-line to study the fundamentals of a software program.
“I might work for 12 hours with out a break after which spend the remainder of my time in researching and studying methods to make a robotic. I researched repeatedly for 4 months after which designed this robotic. I get energised once I come again from work and see my daughter smiling at me,” he stated.
The ‘Maa Robotic’ feeds the lady on her voice command, he added.
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been selling an Atmanirbhar Bharat. The identical method, I wished to make my baby atmanirbhar (self-reliant) and never depending on anybody,” he stated.
Kadam stated he needs to make comparable robots for different kids too.
“I need to take this robotic throughout the globe,” he stated.
The Goa State Innovation Council has lauded the work of Kadam and the state-run physique is offering him monetary assist to tremendous tune his robotic additional and in addition work on exploring a industrial marketplace for the product.
The Council’s mission director Sudeep Faldesai stated Kadam has ready a scalable product which can assist a number of people who find themselves going through an identical state of affairs.
Faldesai stated a worth can’t be fastened for this product proper now as it’s but to be evaluated commercially.