Dear Sumantro, Ayan and Sarbartha,
Glad to hear about this outreach event! It will be nice to have your
experiences captured in a blog-post.
Do post the link to commons if you have uploaded images of the event.
On Sunday 20 April 2014 05:30 PM,
Date: Sun, 20 Apr 2014 07:31:55 +0530
From: Sumantro Mukherjee<saggy.zone(a)gmail.com>
Cc: Sucheta Ghoshal<sghoshal(a)wikimedia.org>rg>, debjeet sarkar
<deb.jeet.sar.kar.17.08.91(a)gmail.com>om>, Ayan Choudhury
Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-in-WB] Wikimedia-in-WB Digest, Vol 38, Issue 4
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Description: An outreach event to grow wiki-awareness and to increase the
number of editors especially in bengali.
Event date: 10th April, 2014
Event time: 12 pm to 3 pm
No. of days for event: 1
Region: West Bengal
Category: Wikipedia, Introduction to wikipedia, Introduction to commons,
Contribution Areas [Commons and Wikipedia editing]
On 10th April, me along with 2 fellow Editors and Volunteers Ayan Choudhury and
had organised an outreach event as a part of Avenir'14[Tech Fest of NSEC].West
Debjeet and Sucheta played an important part by giving Wikipedia Chapter[
Kolkata] opportunity and also helped us to arrange and conduct the event
successfully . The event was a quite a success as everyone responded
very well. Thanks to Jayanta Nath and All the senior members for
Encouraging us to go ahead and conduct such an event.
We hope to conduct more events like this in future. Special thanks to
for Debjeet and Sucheta for taking all the trouble and Jayanta Nath for