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* 10-Feb-2012 [ Hackathon @ SICSR, Pune]
== Recent Events ==
== Recent Events ==

Revision as of 22:56, 14 December 2011

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User: K Murthy joined Wikipedia in June 2013 and has 34000 plus edits on Wikimedia projects. He primarily contributes to Tamil Wikipedia and he is known for good quality articles on the subject of Chemistry. More than 80 percent of the articles he created are Chemistry related and he recently celebrated 4000th article. In a collaboration with Tamil Nadu Government, he visited various colleges and trained 120 plus teachers on how to edit Wikipedia. With 150 articles, he was the second highest contributor for Project Tiger from the Tamil community. He is also an active contributor on Wikidata and sometimes contributes to Wiktionary and Wikisource. He is an admin of Tamil Wikipedia since Jan 2019.

Outside Wikipedia, he works as Assistant Treasury Officer at Sub-Treasury Walajapet in Vellore District of Tamil Nadu. He has authored few poetry books in Tamil. He is also an avid chess player.
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The Wikimedia Chapter is an independent organization that supports, promotes and educate the general Indian public about the availability and use of free and open educational content, which includes the ability to access, develop and contribute to encyclopaedias, dictionaries, books, images, etc.. It is an autonomous entity that does not have any editorial control over content on Wikipedia and its related projects. The Chapter does not have access to the servers hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation in the USA.