Prof Prabhat Ranjan's Blog

Prof. Prabhat Ranjan is Vice Chancellor of D Y Patil International University, Akurdi, Pune

9-year old gets voice

Devanshi Upadhyay was just eight months old when she had an epileptic fit. Scared, Vinay and Reshma rushed their daughter to the doctors only to find that she would struggle with spastic dystonic quadriplegic cerebral palsy all her life. Their child was trapped in her body without the ability to communicate her needs. They learnt to read her eyes for clues but her lack of interaction with the outside world had them worried.
Till, they read an article in Mirror about the communication system developed by Prabhat Ranjan, professor at Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar. Ranjan had recently bagged a national award for his communication system for quadriplegics and paraplegics.

Read full article at Ahmedabad Mirror (July 23) :

DA-IICT Professor gives voice to 9-year old


3 comments found

  1. There is a same case with my son…
    He is 6 years old & he didn’t speak from birth…. We went though many Doctors… Bt no use….. If you could help us tn plz contact me🙏

  2. Sorry sir…. In last comment the email was incorrect…. Can you send to this email plz

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