Sun Jifa fits a prosthetic arm on an amputee
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Chinese farmer makes home-made 'bionic arms'

Following a devastating accident that left him severely disabled and unable to perform routine tasks, a farmer from northern China set to work creating his own prosthetic arms.

Sun Jifa now hopes he can turn his misfortune into a new family business which will turn a profit and help others like him.

Tom Bayly reports.

  • 24 May 2013
  • From the section Asia