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6-yr old boy enters Guinness World Record as youngest computer programmer

By Gitanjali Mangal -- November 10, 2020 2:41 pm -- Updated:November 10, 2020 2:41 pm

A six-year-old boy from Ahmedabad has made a mark by entering the Guinness World Record by clearing the Python programming language.

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Arham Om Talsania, a Class 2 student has cleared the Microsoft certification exam at Pearson VUE test centre.

"My father taught me coding. I started using tablets when I was 2 years old. At the age of 3, I bought gadgets with iOS and Windows. Later, I got to know that my father was working on Python." Talsania said.

"When I got my certificate from Python, I was creating small games. After some time, they asked me to send some proof of work. A few months later, they approved me and I got the Guinness World Record certificate," he added.

6 year-old-boy from Ahmedabad enters Guinness World Record as youngest computer  programmer

"I want to be a business entrepreneur and help everyone. I want to make apps, games, and systems for coding. I also want to help the needy," he stated.

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Arham Talsania's father, Om Talsania is a software engineer, he said that his son had developed an interest in coding and he taught him the basics of programming.

He mentioned, "Since he was very young he was very much interested in gadgets. He used to play games on tablet devices. He also used to solve puzzles. When he developed an interest in playing video games, he thought to create it. He used to see me coding.".

-PTC News

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