Run Saba, Run! written by Upasana Makati is an illustrated storybook for children. It is an adventurous journey of Saba and Kabir written with the hope of shattering little myths regarding sports played by persons with blindness and encouraging diversity and inclusion in the blossoming young minds of today.
White Print, India’s First English Lifestyle Magazine in Braille was founded in May 2013 by Upasana Makati. In 2016, she launched Tactabet – Braille Tactile alphabet books (English, Hindi) to enable integrated learning for kids with low vision too. December 2018 – Look Out, Look Within – an illustrated storybook on inclusion was shared with the world. The book has been created in multiple formats – Braille, Print, Sign Language and as an Audio Book.
Upasana was chosen as a part of the Rising Talents 2019 program at the Women’s Forum For the Economy & Society, Paris 2019. She was presented the First Lady Award by the Women & Child Development Ministry, Govt. of India (2018), Microsoft Equal Opportunity Award, made it to Forbes India 30 Under 30 list (2016), Fortune India 40 Under 40 list, and was part of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 for India Innovation Showcase.