The DRDO has developed a UV disinfectant tower for rapid and chemical-free disinfection of high infection-prone areas. The disinfectant tower can be used on high tech surfaces like electronic equipment, computers, and other gadgets in laboratories and offices. It can also be used in places with high flow of people.
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