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India Positive: Odisha Man Develops UV-Based Sanitiser Box

Jul 24, 2020 05:52 PM IST India India

A young innovator from Odisha has developed a container which uses ultraviolet (UV-C) light to disinfect everyday objects like vegetables, household items, currency notes etc. Santosh Swain is a diploma holder in mechanics, but his indigenously made innovations are simple yet effective. Swain had earlier developed a solar powered self- isolation bed to prevent spread of Covid-19. His innovations have been lauded by the state govt as well.