SRINAGAR – A nine-year-old boy from Gurez valley in Indian occupied Kashmir has invented a ‘counting pen’ that may produce phrases rely in a written type.
The casing of pen is hooked up to its again finish; when somebody begins writing, it retains a monitor of the phrase rely, which is displayed on a small LCD monitor hooked up to it, mentioned Muzaffar Ahmad Khan, the little innovator.
In keeping with Muzaffar, who’s a third-grade pupil, mentioned the concept of devising such pen got here to his thoughts after he scored poorly on a current examination.
“In my final examination, I acquired minimal marks as I wrote fewer phrases. It made me stressed and that was the second after I began pondering of inventing one thing which might save my time and eventually ‘counting pen’ struck my thoughts”, he added.
Jammu and Kashmir: 9-year-old Muzaffar Ahmad Khan from Bandipora’s Gurez has invented a ‘counting pen’, a pen that counts phrases whereas writing. The prototype of the pen was displayed on the Competition of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, organized by NIF on the Rashtrapati Bhavan pic.twitter.com/if8fvunuNA
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The primary model of the pen has been displayed on the Competition of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, organised by Nationwide Innovation Basis (NIF), an autonomous physique beneath the Division of Science and Expertise, on the Rashtrapati Bhavan (official residence of the president) in New Delhi.
The pen will assist college students ace their exams particularly once they have to keep up a phrase rely of essays and long-form questions.
In keeping with Muzaffar, the pen will likely be accessible out there in Could because the NIF has already determined to make it commercially accessible.