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Local students win Congressional App Challenge

Rohin Manvi, a student at Crescenta Valley High School, won first place in the 2017 Congressional App Challenge for the 28th District, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) announced on Wednesday.

He was honored for his application called Water Notifier, a device used to notify people in India when water is supplied by the Indian government.

It’s important because the government supplies water for two to four hours every four to seven days, and some people may not be aware of when the water is delivered because there is no fixed schedule, and it is rationed to small areas at different times.

The runners-up, also from Crescenta Valley High School, were Lyron Co Ting Keh for his...

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