Making his ends meet was not the prime motivation for Raskar as he constantly put in about 12-14 hours a day in honing his backend engineering skills.
During his education and even while working Raskar never shied away from putting in some extra hours to contribute to the family’s depleted finances. Raskar took up odd jobs like freelance tech writing to online tutoring to earn some extra income along with his job. However, making his ends meet was not the prime motivation for Raskar as he constantly put in about 12-14 hours a day in honing his backend engineering skills. Weekends were something that he would look forward to as he could devote the maximum time to backend foundational practice.
On the occasion of the World Youth Skills Day, Raskar in a felicitation ceremony said that he was grateful towards his loving family and encouraging friends. Looking back at his journey, he said that brushing up his fundamentals and relearning the engineering principles held him in good stead Raskar added that his aim was to become someone who could apply the foundational knowledge to tackle problems and offer innovative solutions.
Source: Financial Express