The Delhi Teachers University (DTU) held a special function to celebrate and honour educators on 5th September on the occasion of Teachers Day for which they invited Routes 2 Roots founders Tina Vachani and Rakesh Gupta. The program was a unique gala, which began with the ceremonial honouring of the teachers with mementos. This was followed by delightful cultural performances by first year students who were also joined by the community children of the adjoining slum, which has been adopted by DTU to provide education and care for the 200 children who reside in it.
Professor Dhananjay Joshi, Vice Chancellor of Delhi Teachers University, welcomed the Routes 2 Roots founders and honoured them for their massive contribution to the education of crores of students in the country, completely free of cost through their special and innovative Cultural Education program.