As Everyone Is Cribbing Over Odd-Even Rule, This 13-Yr-Old Has Created A Solution for Delhites

The Logical Indian

December 19th, 2015

 Source: Times of India | Image Courtesy: Bharat Thadani's Timeline

Recently the Kejriwal led govt. kicked up a debate after their announcement of odd-even strategy to cut down the incessant pollution. Many came up with carpooling system as a solution but it was not planned.

Akshat mittal, a class 8 student of Noida, has come up with the website, Odd-even.com which will help the people to know with whom they can share their ride for regular travelling. Mittal thinks that it will help in bridging communication gaps. Though there are carpooling websites, this will apply to odd-even logic.

The website will require the details of the person, such as their name, source, destination, car’s registration number, and other preferences like age, gender, profession. If one don’t own a car and just need to catch a ride, they don’t need to give car registration number. As soon as the required are filled, possible matches will appear. In order to make the plan more accessible, the plans to develop mobile app is underway.

Mittal said that he learnt to code a website from his father who happens to be an IT entrepreneur. HTML, CSS and JAVA were coded by him while his father helped him with PHP coding.

After January 15, Mittal plans to extend layers of security to the website and also allow users to log in from their Facebook and LinkedIn profiles.

The solution which Akshat is giving is different from other carpooling apps/sites because of the algorithm that does the short listing.

Odd-even.com website will only make the choice of those cars available which will play on a given date.

Share your thoughts..

Related Stories

600 Users Of An Online Shopping Website Duped Of 50 Lakhs, 18 Arrested

Indian shooters win big at the World Shotgun Championships

Supreme Court Website

New Website Of Supreme Court Launched, Will Make Information More Accessible To Citizens

Government Launches Registration Module For Indian Students Studying Abroad To Reach In Emergency

In A Landmark Judgment, SC Direct States, Union Terrorities To Upload FIRs On Websites Within 24 Hrs

Auto Driver Rifle

Auto-Driver Gifts Daughter, A National Level Shooter, Rs-5-lakh Rifle To Pursue Her Dream Of Winning Medals For India

Latest on The Logical Indian

News

Citing Justice Loya Death, CBI To Oppose PIL Against Amit Shah’s Discharge In Sohrabuddin Encounter Case

Environment

India Ranks Third Last In This Year’s Green Ranking

Get Inspired

Meet India’s First Woman Coolie Who Works With 45 Other Men In Katni Railway Station

News

Odisha: Alleged Gang Rape Victim Commits Suicide Over Delay In Investigation

Get Inspired

One Of India’s Most Vocal Transgender Rights Activist, Akkai, Makes Her Marriage Official

Fact Check

India Today Uses 2-Year-Old YouTube Video To Report Pakistani Mortar Fire