Gave up social media and smartphone for 2 years: IIT Topper, Sarvesh Mehtani

Sarvesh Mehtani, the IIT Topper

“I have no control over myself when it comes to social media. So, when I started preparing for this exam (JEE) two years ago, I gave up my smartphone” says IIT topper Sarvesh Mehtani.

Not an easy sacrifice given how today’s youth is addicted to their smartphone.

Interestingly, this also raises an important question for educational startups who are app-only.

Can you kill other distractions for a student? If not, then why not launch web version as well?

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