• Ahmedabad, India
  • HealthcareHealthcare Technology, Enterprise SoftwareEnterprise Mobility, Engineering, Offline

Torch-It helps blinds to navigate and manoeuvre through the obstacles without facing any difficulty

Proof of Concept

Startup Video



Team Summary

Hunny Bhagchandani is perusing graduation in Industrial Engineering from Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. He is incubated in IIC, PDPU for his startup, named 'Torch-It'. He was member of MIT (Massachusetts Institute of technology) media labs in 2014 and also Event management head of SnT (science and technical) committee of his college.
Prarit Agarwal is pursuing his graduation in Electrical Engineering from PDPU, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. He is working in TORCH-IT team from past 6 months in R&D (Electricals) and management department.


Founding Team

Hunny Bhagchandani


Product/Service Summary

Torch-It Electronics PVT LTD will create the first technical, economical and smart product “Torch-It” which will help visually impaired people to detect the obstacles in their path while walking. Torch-It is a device which can do much more than the mainstream cane generally used. It is a hand held device which identifies the obstacles for the visually challenged peoples. Over 71 million of visually impaired people get embarrassed and lose their confidence when they are unable to navigate and analyze their surroundings. Torch-It will help them to easily navigate as well as identify the proximity of various obstacles around them. The aim of this start-up is to develop a Efficient and Economical Devices Visually Impaired people, So they can Navigation with more Speed and Confidence

Product/Service Descriptions