Dear fellow members,

Shahgatum, Welcome, Namaste, Swagat He, Khush Amdeed,  Svagata, Selamat dating, Ayubowan, Maligayang Pagdating.

I am delighted and honoured to extend a warm invitation –to you  at the 5th South Asian Rally to be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh on the 20th and 21st March 2020.

We look forward to welcoming you in our traditional style to this mystic city that changes and transforms itself to adopt to the new needs – a city known for its fashion, hospitality, folklores, culture, history, cuisine and awe inspiring landscapes.

So come and experience the cordial welcome at every moment of the day that as in the centuries of our tradition Bengalese have always offered with kindness, warmth and understanding.
What could be more inspiring to have the Speaker of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury grace the occasion as the Chief Guest.

Past International Presidents, I.I.W. Vice President,   I.I.W. Leaders and dignitaries from India, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Malaysia, Nepal and beyond would join us too.

We share our belief and oneness in coming together to this very meaningful event and ask ourselves –


°     The South Asian Rally is always an opportune time to meet our fellow members, strengthen our objectives, draw inspiration from fellow members, Network and interact to get fresh ideas and inputs to work towards the goals of Inner Wheel.

°     Participate in strategic planning for future course of actions and strengthening our bilateral ties.

°     Offer insights to issues, organize resources to support the remarkable projects and programs undertaken in clubs and communities through the regions.

°     Draw inspiration to discover the passion and motivation to serve and meet fellow members of diverse cultures and traditions in oneness.

°     To empower and be empowered

The Organizing Committee a very enthusiastic group and I have been planning in creating momentous moments, exciting and stimulating fellowship programmes with enthralling and unique entertainment.

So hurry register early and plan to arrive in Dhaka a day earlier.

A provisional program, as well as general information on registration, venue, accommodation, sight-seeing and shopping has been provided in this Call to South Asian Rally 2020.

Please go through the information and be informed.

With your presence, participation and deliberation. I look forward to a very successful, enjoyable and a  rewarding experience –as we come together to meet and interact at the South Asian Rally 2020 in our capital city, Dhaka.

Best wishes and warm regards

Yours in Inner Wheel friendship,

Dilruba Ahmed


South Asian Rally 2020

Past Board Director IIW

Past IIW R  & Board Member