Aalya Vora’s ‘Sili-Dry’ and ‘Odor-Go’ can be used five times before they need to be discarded, and they have sold over 1300 units so far
When Aalya Vora, studying in Hill Spring International School, Mumbai, signed up for a course in entrepreneurship in 2017, little did she realise her extra-curricular activity for self-development would transform the 16-year-old girl into a mini-entrepreneur for real.
“Our assignment was to find an idea for a product and develop it into a sellable prototype by the end of the course. That is when I decided to solve a personal problem,” says Aalya, speaking to The Better India.
Aalya, a football player, often entered into long arguments with her mother Nipa thanks to her shoes.
“My shoes strongly smelled after each round of play, even though I dried them on the balcony. They always seemed to fail to dry completely,…