“SWACHHTA SE SWACHHTA”
Sarjan Innovations Private Limited, Gujarat
Innovation: Mobile Waste Collecting Device
Start-up Certificate No: DIPP7141
Inception of the Idea
It is the health which is real wealth, not pieces of silver and gold – with this thought of Father of Nation Mahatma Gandhi, an idea came from the Master Sikanto Mandal Innovator of Mobile Garbage Collecting Device (Swacchta Cart) “which focusses on zero garbage society and this innovation was recognized under INSPIRE MANAK Awards scheme of the Department of Science & Technology. The innovation is transferred to Sarjan Innovations Private Limited, Gujarat, from this the journey of the start-up begins.
It is launched as a responsibility of the each and every Indian citizen to make it a Swachh country. This campaign has initiated people globally towards the cleanliness. Teachers and students of the school are joining this “Clean India Campaign” very actively with great fervour and joy.
Over fifteen lakh individuals across India work as scrap and waste collectors, India’s booming urbanization brings the problem of waste management. As more and more people are migrating towards the cities, the amount of waste is increasing at a high pace and waste management is likely to become a critical issue in the coming years. This machine envisages the future waste management landscape by manual waste pick-transfer –disposal mechanism that picks up garbage, solid waste etc., it leads to a standardized approach of collecting waste without using hands, thereby it’s become a blessing for the waste pickers, waste collectors and junk dealers, the perfect recognition for the unrecognised
How it’s started up
There was always a scope of expansion but as said if you want to shine like a sun, first burn like a sun and again with this saying one of the social entrepreneur Mr. Gaurav Acharya took the initiative to take forward Sikanto Mandal vision of clean India in a city named Patan.
It was day when one of our fellow from National Innovation Foundation went to meet the entrepreneur and discussed the possibilities of the scope of the product beyond Gujrat region and opening the door for unseen opportunity.
The First Milestone:
Sarjan Innovation by Mr Gaurav Acharya has received Start-up India recognition
# DIPP7141 (Patent Application No.: 201711006054)
The Second Milestone:
Manual Waste Lifting and Dumping Cart at Swachhata hi Sewa exhibition inaugurated by Dr. Harsh Vardhan at CSIR, Anusandhan Bhavan, New Delhi on 27.09.2017.
The Innovation was highly acknowledging by Dr. Harsh Vardhan for his innovation and the entrepreneur was given a suggestion to pitch the innovation to the municipal corporation across the country.
Future aim of company
The entrepreneur sees the potential for the product with the Swachh bharat mission of the prime minister of India and want to see this product to the government municipal corporation in coming years.