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Urdu Wikipedia organised a one-day workshop at Fida-e-Millat Library, Deoband in collaboration with WIKIPEDIA:SWASTHA on 26th February 2020.


  • Presenting Urdu Wikipedia to students and Urdu lovers in an attractive manner.
  • Connecting the writer community with Urdu Wikipedia.
  • Our Responsibilities and the Urdu Wikipedia.
  • Sharing Quran and Hadith perspective with regards to medical issues, on the series of WIKIPEDIA:SWASTHA


3rd Floor, Azmi Manzil Near Eidgah


The workshop was attended by more than 50 people. As much as 30 attendees joined Wikipedia on the spot.

Follow Up[edit]

  • Fida-e-Millat Library looks forward to collaborate with Urdu Wikipedia.
  • Fida-e-Millat Library looks forward to organize more such events.
  • Workshop at Jamia Tibbiya Deoband from medical perspective.


Aaqib Anjum Aafi with Dr Naeem and Dr Farman Ali before the commencement of workshop
Wikipedian Aaqib Anjum Aafi at one day Urdu Wikipedia workshop in Deoband
A view of audience in Urdu Wikipedia workshop

Dr Farman Ali (BUMS) at the Deoband Urdu Wikipedia program
Aaqib Anjum Aafi with Mehmood-ur-Rahman Qasmi, Dr Naeem and Dr Farman Ali
Audience checking in with Wikipedia on their smartphones

Aaqib Anjum Aafi with some attendees of the Workshop


Outside Support[edit]


The workshop was held with the collaboration of Wikipedia SWASTHA, but it did not received any aid from SWASTHA.