Q. HomoSEP was sometimes seen in news. Which of the following is related to the term?

[A] A new near-earth asteroid.

[B] New sustainable home designs suitable for Indian climate.

[C] New robot to clean septic tank.

[D] New Artificial Intelligence system to guide elders in home.

Answer: C

IIT Madras has developed a robot named HomoSEP. HomoSEP stands for “homogenizer of septic tanks”. It is a portable robot that has a shaft attached to blades that can open like an inverted umbrella when introduced into a septic tank. 

Source: Can this portable robot end septic tank deaths once it is deployed?