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Jagannath Chatterjee

Traffic jam is a modern day hazard in every big city of the world. Fed up with traffic jams, Benjamin David of Munich in Germany decided to reach his office via water-way but since there was no water transport, he took to swimming. For the last two years he has been reaching his office by swimming 2 km through river Isar which is just next to his apartment. He uses a air-tight bag to keep his office dress, mobile phone and a laptop, safe.  The bag called “Wickelfisch” is available in Switzerland. It not only protects the items inside but also act as a floating aid that allows David to float easily when he gets tired