Most of Delhi’s slums have no access to electricity and the frequent power cuts force the children to do their homework or study either under candlelight or kerosene lamps.
Thus flickering light not only makes it difficult for them to do their homework, but also leads to a lack of interest in education altogether.
An advertiser with an honours from St Xaviers College, Kolkata, Anusheela Saha inspires us with her impactful contribution towards a bright future for these less privileged children with the invention of “Light bags”.
She conceptualised the idea in a school bag – with solar panels and LED lights.
These bags act as school bags during the day and become study lamps at night, thus providing children with their very own source of light.
For more details, read: Yahoo News India