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A robot named Saina to be launched soon

Milagrow HumanTech, a leading domestic robots company, on Saturday announced the launch of a robot in the name of Saina Nehwal, who won India's first ever badminton medal at the Olympics.

india Updated: Aug 04, 2012 22:46 IST

Milagrow HumanTech, a leading domestic robots company, on Saturday announced the launch of a robot in the name of Saina Nehwal, who won India's first ever badminton medal at the Olympics.

Milagrow has also decided to honor the medal winner by giving five per cent of the sales proceeds from the special edition product.

Pullela Gopichand, the national badminton coach will also get one percent of the sales proceeds from Saina's special edition range for his "Yeoman service to Indian Badminton."

"We will launch the special edition products in the name of Saina Nehwal very soon, after consulting her," Rajeev Karwal, Founder and CEO Milagrow Business & Knowledge Solutions, said in a release.

Similar announcement were earlier made for sooting medal winners Gagan Narang and Vijay Kumar.