Sanjiv Saraf received the award for promotion of Urdu language by Delhi Urdu Academy just after 3 months of launch of the website Rekhta.org
Ghalib, Iqbal, Mir and others would be jubilant up there and surfing the net, maybe!
Minister of Communications and Information Technology Kapil Sibal launched the website ‘www.rekhta.org’ - an initiative by Rekhta Foundation in the capital. The website is a gateway to the world of Urdu poetry and features recitation, a dynamic dictionary, a search engine, rare e-books, etc for ardent Urdu lovers.
Rekhta offers Urdu poetry in Hindi and Roman scripts in addition to Urdu script. Rekhta.org has included more than 3,000 selected ghazals of around 250 poets- both classical and modern and is continually adding to it.
Union Minister Kapil Sibal at the launch of website''Rekhta.org'' for Urdu lovers,in New Delhi.
Article by Prof. Akhtarul Wasey published in Urdu daily Inquilab
Rekhta featuring in a magazine