Floods play a havoc in the state of Bihar. In the year 1975, Champaran was heavily flooded for about 3 weeks. Saibdulla had to cross the river to get daily provisions. To cross the river he used boat and in the city he rode the bicycle.
National Innovation Foundation
Riding on bumpy roads where often an inspiration for vituperative remarks. Now here's one who looked at the positive side. Kanak Das (29 yrs old), hailing from Mori Hira Gaon, Morigaon, Assam, has devised a way to convert those bumpy rides to pleasure rides. On August 15, 1999, he hit upon an idea where he thought using the energy from those bumpy rides to propel the rear wheel. After he few attempts he managed to create one.