Reading about these developments in India has been absolutely painful, and
a sad reminiscent of a number of past situations.
Most of all, the case with Wikimedia Portugal, when AffCom started imposing
restrictions and "mediation plans" without having any kind of official
hearing with the
I will try and simplify
(a) *What is the exact and complete set of reasons that Affcom put the
chapter on suspension?*
This has been listed under six bullet points in my initial mail. I
encourage you and everyone reading here to have a look at them. I have
further shared a synopsis
I think this discussion will have a better direction if it is first done on
the Wikimedia India community mailing list. I say so because, many
Wikimedians in India (non-members) and active affiliates (such as
user-groups) haven't heard from the Chapter for a long time about its
This is an open letter to the Affiliations Committee, a majority of those
happen to be on this list. This message is however also on the Indian
Mailing List .
All information in relation from Reports  to financial and legal status
have been repeatedly shared on the list .
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