IRCTC will operate Baba Saheb Ambedkar Yatra tour package under “Dekho Apna Desh” initiative.
IRCTC will operate Baba Saheb Ambedkar Yatra tour package under “Dekho Apna Desh” initiative, which will cover some of the prominent places associated with the life of Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar.
The first journey of Baba Saheb Ambedkar Yatra will start from New Delhi in April 2023.
Under the “Dekho Apna Desh” initiative, Ministry of Railways in association with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is operating Bharat Gaurav tourist trains on several theme based circuits across India.
This proposed 7 night and 8 day Bharat Gaurav tourist train journey will start from Delhi and its first stop will be Dr. Ambedkar Nagar (Mhow) in Madhya Pradesh which is the Janmabhoomi (Bhim Janmabhoomi) of Baba Saheb.
The introduction of Bharat Gaurav Tourist Train is in line with the Government of India’s initiative “Dekho Apna Desh” to promote circuits of special interest in domestic tourism.