'Mitra' is seen inside a lift of the Yatharth Super Speciality Hospital in Noida, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, September 15, 2020.

Coronavirus: Mitra, the Rs 10 lakh robotic, helps India’s Covid-19 sufferers converse to family members

  A hospital in India has deployed a customer-service robotic to patrol its wards, connecting coronavirus sufferers to associates and kinfolk. Mitra, that means “friend” in Hindi, is greatest recognized for interacting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at an occasion in 2017. Its piercing eyes are outfitted with facial recognition expertise to assist it recall…