Hi, The EC has decided to have a conference call tomorrow night to discuss the matter. WE shall keep you updated on the same.
Sent from the touchscreen equivalent of a Nokia 1100, pardon the sender. -- Srikanth Ramakrishnan, Treasurer. On Sep 25, 2013 4:57 PM, "ViswaPrabha (വിശ്വപ്രഭ)" <viswapra...@gmail.com> wrote: > Dear all, > > To set right the facts straight, please let me explicitly state the > following for the information of you all: > > 1. I have been using internet and e-mail systems since 1994-1995. Since > then until now, *not even once*, I have used the freedom to send a mail > to any person or lists in a way not disclosing my singular and true > identity. > > 2. I have not sent any mails to this or any other lists as 'Zakas' or > whatever names. Usually I send very few and only absolutely necessary mails > to Wikimedia lists (except perhaps for ml-community). Even after becoming > an EC member, I have always restrained to limit my mails as we have > assigned specific EC members for public relations and communications. That > is, I deem that shouldering the responsibility of an EC member, one is > further constrained to write (even personal) mails to the lists as much as > one would like to. > > 3. Abiding the standard code of conduct to its fullest meaning, I have not > communicated, disclosed or discussed any such matters that should be dealt > within or by the EC under the purview of its collective responsibility to > any undue third parties. I have also not prompted anyone else either to act > on his own or as a proxy to carry out any missions. > > I must also state it clear and loud that, as a person, I have no monitory, > social or political interests that conflict with my assumed > responsibilities within the EC or chapter. In being or serving as a chapter > member (or as its extended functionary), my sole aim is to upkeep the > mission and motto of Wikipedia and to effectively utilize the opportunities > and resources it allows and provides for the betterment of the community. > Therefore, *I DO NOT NEED TO ENGAGE IN ANY CLANDESTINE OR UNETHICAL > ACTIVITIES WHILE BEING AN EC MEMBER OR CHAPTER MEMBER!* > > > > Please allow me to write these rather silly lines more on a list which I > always consider serious and subject-worthy. My apologies for the same in > advance. > > > Dear Pradeep, > > Is just withdrawing an accusation of that degree enough? > > I STRONGLY DEMAND AN OUTRIGHT APOLOGY FROM YOU, THROUGH THIS VERY MAILING > LIST, as this could heavily damage my reputation and stature henceforth > both at a personal capacity as well as a responsible member of the current > WMIN EC. > > I must also remind you that either your criminology and > cyber-investigation lessons were quite bad, or your 'teachers' were quite > unprepared. Or perhaps, you did not carry out your overnight homework > exercises carefully. > > It is quite funny how you could have arrived such laughable conclusions > considering the following reasons: > > 1. Do I really call 'Moksh' as 'Moksha'? I don't think so. Did SOMEONE > ELSE tell you so? Then, could it be that you were taken for a ride by those > someone else? > > 2. Now, if someone else did not tell this (non-fact), how did you come to > know of such a peculiar 'disorder' that I seem to have? Did we even talk to > each other after a face-to-face (and very friendly) meet on 3rd of May 2012 > (at Kerala Sahitya Academy compound, Thrissur)? Have we even ever spoke > through phone or any other voice channels (or even mails)? Except for 3rd > May 2012, Do I even know you personally? And then, did I even knew a person > called 'Moksh' (or 'Moksha'), worthy of a subject of interest until the > recent elections (or at the least, until I actually got involved with the > chapter business last October)? > > 3. The next possibility is that I could have possibly written his name as > 'Moksha' somewhere in a mail list or wiki page. Can you EVER SHOW ANY PAGE > OR EVEN PRIVATE MAIL where I have used the term 'Moksha'? > > So, having done a serious wrong, I demand you to immediately offer your > apologies (to me as well as the list for having misled them,) right through > this mailing list! > > > With the above statements and demand, > I remain. > > -Viswanathan Prabhakaran > (User:Viswaprabha) > Member, > Executive Committee, > Wikimedia India Chapter. > > > > On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 10:27 AM, Pradeep Mohandas <prad2...@yahoo.com>wrote: > >> Hi, >> >> I seem to have sent it to Viswa alone. Resenting. >> >> Pradeep >> >> Sent from Yahoo! Mail for iPhone >> >> ------------------------------ >> * From: * Pradeep Mohandas <prad2...@yahoo.com>; >> * To: * viswapra...@gmail.com <viswapra...@gmail.com>; >> * Subject: * Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Few concerns >> * Sent: * Wed, Sep 25, 2013 4:44:01 AM >> >> Hi Vishwa, >> >> I am happy that this is now publicly recorded. I withdraw my accusation >> forthwith. >> >> I would also like to step down from the position of the GLAM SIG chair >> forthwith. I am happy to help in GLAM related activities where ever needed. >> I think others will do more justice to this position as I have been able to. >> >> In addition, I have found out now that my employee, State Bank of India, >> with which the Chapter maintains a bank account does not allow me to hold >> this position as a point of conflict of interest. I am not allowed to be on >> the Executive or head committees within a non profit which has a >> relationship with the Bank. >> >> Warm regards, >> Pradeep Mohandas >> >> Sent from Yahoo! Mail for iPhone >> >> ------------------------------ >> * From: * ViswaPrabha (വിശ്വപ്രഭ) <viswapra...@gmail.com>; >> * To: * Pradeep Mohandas <prad2...@yahoo.com>; Wikimedia India Community >> list <firstname.lastname@example.org>; >> * Subject: * Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Few concerns >> * Sent: * Wed, Sep 25, 2013 4:12:21 AM >> >> Did I read and understand that absolutely correctly! >> >> If so, this is a huge accusal! >> >> Please come to your senses before doing such horrendous accusations! >> >> I would never (or am or will be planning) to send any mail messages to >> ANY public (or private) lists other than from my own proven identities!!! >> TAKE IT FOR GRANTED! >> >> Indeed, your baseless and mean assumption calls for severe actions! >> >> -Viswam >> User:Viswaprabha >> >> >> >> >> On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 8:37 AM, Pradeep Mohandas <prad2...@yahoo.com>wrote: >> >>> hi, >>> >>> this is with reference to this email - >>> http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikimediaindia-l/2013-September/010415.html, >>> sent by "Zakaas Zakaas". the text of the email was scrubbed as HTML. The >>> content of the text is here - >>> http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikimediaindia-l/attachments/20130915/a6cebef4/attachment.html >>> reproduced >>> below: >>> >>> " >>> While the new ECs are still deciding the new office bearers, there are some >>> observations which are of serious concern. It is known fact that >>> Karthik(secratory) is employee of Moksha(president) and Pranav is >>> employee/consultant to Moksha</p> >>> >>> In the true spirit of wikipedia, where transparancy is atmost important, >>> and conflict of interests are taken seriously, have these<br />people given >>> any disclaimer about this information (employee, employer relationship) in >>> advancIt will be nice to know the concern people stand regarding this >>> matter. >>> >>> It is interesting to note that while the author asks for transparency, >>> he is not transparent himself. Let us assume that the alias is taken for >>> the sake of revealing this "truth". Unfortunately, just using the alias is >>> insufficient, in my opinion. One must also be able to mask one's partiality >>> to the language one uses for the mask to be complete. >>> >>> In this case, I can easily identify the author as Viswaprabha. He's the >>> only person I know of who calls Moksh Moksha. >>> >>> Pradeep Mohandas >>> How Pradeep uses email? - http://goo.gl/6v1I9 >>> >>> _______________________________________________ >>> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >>> Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com >>> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >>> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >>> >>> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >> Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org >> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >> >> > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com > To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > >
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