A Odisha boy studying in class IX of Kendriya Vidyalaya, Berhampur, Odisha has won appreciation from Russian President Vladimir Putin after he showcased what he created to him.
He displayed an innovative water dispenser he had created to solve the world’s water crisis, at an event in Sochi, Russia.
P. Biswanath Patra displayed this water dispenser at the Deep Technology Education Program conducted in collaboration with NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) and hosted by Russia’s SIRIUS. The event spanned ten days from November 28 to December 8.
He was congratulated by the Odisha Chief Minister for his feat, Naveen Patnaik. The CM took his congratulatory message to Twitter and wrote. P. Biswanath Patra for being a part of Deep Technology Education Program in Sochi, Russia with his innovative water dispenser. His innovation to solve the water crisis has been appreciated by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Patra can be seen speaking to Putin through the help of a translator as he nods appreciatively and smiles while responding in Russian.