Movable seat for physically disabled in cars
Name : Khushkumar Patel
District & State : Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Category : Engineering
Award : Idea
Award Function : IGNITE 2014 Awards
Award Year : 2014
The idea is to have movable seats in four-wheelers so that they can be rotated on their axis and pulled outside. Person can then sit on it easily, push the seat inside and rotate back to the normal position. Such a seat may be useful for a physically disabled person or an obese person.
Khushkumar has keen interest in new and emerging technologies and wants to join IIT after his class 12. Spiritualism also appeals to him a lot. He reads biographies and plays football. He plays softball at the national level and softball at the state level. He participates in a number of science and technology based events.