'All geniuses are abnormal'

Diagnosed with autism at the age of three, Aravind A is considered to be a prodigy. Hailing from Thrissur in Kerala,

Published: 02nd December 2013 09:22 AM  |   Last Updated: 10th December 2013 08:17 AM   |  A+A-

Diagnosed with autism at the age of three, Aravind A is considered to be a prodigy. Hailing from Thrissur in Kerala, he has an extraordinary skill of determining the exact day of dates and months. His father, Ashok A, states that his son has a 'digital brain'. So, when asked which day of the week would be October 19, 2018, pat came the correct reply, Friday. "Though his verbal communication is not upto the mark, he is very strong in Mathematics and is excellent in computer programming," explained Ashok. According to the father, Arvind was very hyperactive in his early childhood days but he became calm over the years. His parents now want somebody to recognise his talent. And for them, Arvind is a genius. They said, "All geniuses are abnormal. We are glad that our son is a genius."

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