PUNE: Udaan Express ‘Education on Wheels’ of Raabta Foundation in association with Poona College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Pune has set on its flight to Chhattisgarh for its seventh tour of Chhattisgarh to celebrate Urdu Bhasha Vikas Utsav from September 5 to 17.
The festival which is organised by Chhattisgarh Urdu Academy promotes and motivates Urdu language and Urdu speaking people.
Udaan Express (Education on Wheels) has completed six educational awareness and motivational tours in states like Maharashtra, Telangana, Rajasthan, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh so far.
The Udaan Express started from Pune on August 30. This time it will travel from Maharashtra, Karnataka, Telangana and reach Chhattisgarh on September 4.
Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Raman Singh will inaugurate the tour of Chhattisgarh from Raipur continuing in the 12 cities to celebrate Urdu Bhasha Vikas Utsav. Minority Minister of Chhattisgarh, Kedar Kashyap, Chairperson of Urdu Academy Akram Qureshi (status of state minister), Secretary of Chhattisgarh Urdu Academy MR Khan and many more have extended their support for the tour.
The tour includes the participation of all from students, parents, teachers to dropouts.
In Maharashtra, they will cover cities like Nagpur, Wardha, Digras, Pusad, Akola, Devalgaon, Jalna, Aurangabad and Ahmednagar, while overall, Udaan Express will cover more than 30 cities during this journey.
Raabta Foundation’s President and international motivational speaker Sayyed Saeed Ahmed will propagate the importance of Urdu. Udaan Express will tour Raipur, Jagdalpur, Narayanpur, Kanker, Dhamtari, Bilaspur, Raigad, Mugeli, Kabirdham, Bemetra, Durg and Rajnadgaon.