Having lost his job to the lockdown, Saravanan has been supporting his family of seven by farming. This left him with some spare time to experiment with machines -- a passion since his childhood.
The e-bike has futuristic features, including cell balancing and wireless charging, which are only available in a few places around the world.
There has been a sudden surge in the demand for electric bicycles worldwide. In India, stagnant sales grew by over two-fold in the last year.