As a Board member, I will say that we are excited to see Wikimedia India taking shape. I hope you will keep pages on the Meta-wiki updated with details about the organization, plans and projects for the coming year, &c.
Warmly, Samuel. On Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 2:59 AM, Arun Ram <arunra...@gmail.com> wrote: > Dear all: > Yes we also got to hear about the board resolution which is good news and a > great step forward in the process. > As you may be aware, the chapter comes into effect formally only when > Wikimedia India is formally registered and approved in India under Societies > Act. That is when the organisation becomes operational. At that point a > formal announcement will be made. We have some distance to go in the > process. > Till then there is a lot of background work needs to be done, including the > following: > > Expert advise is being sought to take the formal registration forward. > The chapter registration will take place in Karnataka under societies act. > The MOA needs to be translated into Kannada. > Documents will need to be filed with the registrar and will go through due > approval process. > > We believe that the entire process from filing to approval would take at > least 60 days. > When the chapter get formally operational, an announcement will be made on > this list. We request the active participation of all wikipedians for > activities when our chapter chapter get formally operational. > Best regards > Arun > > On Fri, Jun 25, 2010 at 11:40 AM, Utkarshraj Atmaram <utcur...@gmail.com> > wrote: >> >> http://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Resolution:Approval_of_Wikimedia_India >> >> Any details on this? (When do the registrations start? etc.) >> Utkarshraj Atmaram >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Utcursch >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >> Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >> > > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > > -- Samuel Klein identi.ca:sj w:user:sj _______________________________________________ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l