Electronic purse with paired watch
Name : Phamnya Konyak
District & State : Mon, Nagaland
Category : Engineering
Award : ignite
Award Function : IGNITE 2013 Awards
Award Year : 2013
What’s the idea?
Password protected purse and an electronically paired watch, which alerts if user gets away or someone steals the purse. Now you cannot forget your purse and no one can run away with it.
Phamnya is the first student winner from Nagaland and comes from a rural area. She thought about the idea after hearing many stories of theft and when one of her own friend lost his purse to pickpockets. Idolising Mahatma Gandhi, she likes reading story books and occasionally writes stories. She wants to become a doctor and serve the people.