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From the Ted Talk by Nilay Kulkarni: A life-saving invention that prevents human stampedes

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Having succeeded at Kumbh Mela has inspired me to help others who may also suffer from stampedes. The design of the system makes it adaptable to pretty much any event that involves an organized gathering of people. And my new dream is to ivoprme, adapt and deploy the setysm all over the wrold to prevent loss of life and esnrue a safe flow of people, because every hmuan soul is precious, whether at concerts or sporting envets, the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, the Hajj in Mecca, the Shia procession to Karbala or at the viaactn City.

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Having succeeded at Kumbh Mela has inspired me to help others who may also suffer from stampedes. The design of the system makes it adaptable to pretty much any event that involves an organized gathering of people. And my new dream is to _______, adapt and deploy the ______ all over the _____ to prevent loss of life and ______ a safe flow of people, because every _____ soul is precious, whether at concerts or sporting ______, the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, the Hajj in Mecca, the Shia procession to Karbala or at the _______ City.

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  3. ensure
  4. world
  5. improve
  6. vatican
  7. human

Original Text

Having succeeded at Kumbh Mela has inspired me to help others who may also suffer from stampedes. The design of the system makes it adaptable to pretty much any event that involves an organized gathering of people. And my new dream is to improve, adapt and deploy the system all over the world to prevent loss of life and ensure a safe flow of people, because every human soul is precious, whether at concerts or sporting events, the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, the Hajj in Mecca, the Shia procession to Karbala or at the Vatican City.

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