Air-cooler charges – Free
Traveling in summer is the toughest part of life. During mid day it is really a daymare. To tackle this problem, an auto driver in Mumbai – Vilas Baban Pawar has installed a self-made air cooler in his vehicle that keeps his auto as cool as possible. Customers can literally experience the chill even in the blazing sun.
From last 7 months he has not charged his passengers extra fee for this service.
The creative driver has also put two sliding doors, Seat belts, CCTV, fire extinguisher and a first aid box for safe journey of his passengers. Reportedly Vilas Pawar spent around Rs 12,000 on his vehicle for these amenities. The cooler require zero maintenance and all it needs is water once a week.
Vilas Pawar says – Passengers besides other auto drivers appreciate my invention, and that is what makes me happy. Many auto drivers want to install cooler but could not due to lack of investment.
When asked, whether this cooler can be used domestically, he says he would love to make more of these pieces for domestic purpose, if someone supports him financially.
Adding feather to the cap, Vilas Pawar installed a charity box. He Says people donated Rs 36,000 till now, which he responsibly donated to an orphanage in Dhule.