A new robot called Borewell Robot was developed by M.Manigandan to rescue kids who fall into borewells. M.Manigandan is a Madurai-based social worker.
The indigenously developed robot proved its mettle on 14 April 2014 when it successfully saved a life of a three year old boy. The boy fell into a borewell in a village in Tirunelveli (Southern Tamil Nadu).
Features of Robot
M. Manigandan, an ITI educated fitter is working as a faculty in a college which provides vocational training to rural people.
What: Developed Borewell Robot