Thanks for your kind mail and making me a part of this noble initiative.
All my best wishes for all your future endeavour.
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On 24-Mar-2019, at 10:03 PM, Krishna Chaitanya Velaga
I writing this email to give you all some general updates about the ongoing SVG
Translation Campaign, and also invite you to participate in the campaign if you
haven't already done so, as we entering into the final week of the campaign.
For some of you, who are not aware, SVG Translation Campaign has been started on 21
February 2019 (marking the International Mother Language Day) and will continue until 31
March 2019. The objective of the campaign is to translate English-labelled SVG diagrams in
English to various Indian languages.
The main category for creations from the campaign is at
. Till date (at time of
writing this email), we've translated 1800 files into 17 different Indian languages.
Language-wise break down is as follows:
Assamese — 162
Bengali — 142
Doteli — 2
Gujarati — 170
Hindi — 141
Kannada — 173
Maithili — 1
Malayalam — 230
Marathi — 230
Nepali — 37
Oriya — 16
Punjabi — 73
Sanskrit — 3
Santali — 45
Tamil — 61
Telugu — 297
Urdu — 17
As a part of the campaign, several onsite events were conducted in the following places:
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
New Delhi (2 events)
Guntur, Andhra Pradesh
There are a few more coming up this week. You can read more about these at
Post-campaign, we'll first be cleaning up files, which will include checking the
author, source, descriptions, categories, and other version templates, are correctly
placed. This will be done until 21 April, and then we'll move on to deciding the final
metrics and top contributors.
I thank all the language organisers and participants for making this initiative a
successful one, and CIS-A2K for supporting this campaign in several ways. If you're
interested or need any help, please join the Telegram for this campaign at
or post a message to the help desk.
Thanks and regards,
Krishna Chaitanya Velaga
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