A 6-year-old boy from India has become the World’s Youngest Computer Programmer.
Arham Om Talsania from Gujarat, India set a Guinness World Record by receiving a certification that makes him the world's youngest computer programmer.
The little boy Arham passed the Microsoft certification exam for the Python programming language at the Pearson VUE test center. Guinness confirmed the feat makes the boy the world's youngest computer programmer.
I want to be a business entrepreneur & help everyone. I want to make apps, games and systems for coding. I also want to help the needy: Arham Om Talsania. #Gujarat https://t.co/dqnR3emyku pic.twitter.com/bA9Kn3eIjF— ANI (@ANI) November 9, 2020
Arham attributes his success to his father and said, "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,".
He also 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,".
Arham dad is a software engineer. Revealing his son’s interest in coding, his father spoke about how Arham had an interest in coding from a very young age. He also added that he taught him the basics of programming as well.