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Malayalam Wikimedia User Group organizing an onsite event for Hockey World Cup 2018 Edit-a-thon at Thrissur. This event is a part of a series of events organized by Odia Wikimedia UG and A2K, The Centre for Internet and Society. The event is supported by the Sports Department of Odisha. The venue is near Environment study centre, Kerala Varma College, Thrissur.

Hockey World Cup 2018 Edit-a-thon
ഹോക്കി തിരുത്തല്‍ യജ്ഞം 2018
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Statusended
GenreEdit a thon
Date(s)October 7, 2018 (2018-10-07)
FrequencySingle Event
VenueKollam, Kollam District
CoordinatesTemplate:Object location
CountryIndia
CoordinatorRanjithsiji, Mujeeb Rahman
ParticipantsWikimedians near Thrissur.
Attendance9 Wikipedia Editors
LeaderRanjithsiji
Organised byWikimedians of Kerala
Event at Thrissur
Wikimedians at Thrissur
Wikimedians at Thrissur
Event Started at 10AM and ended at 4.30PM. Created 30 Articles and 2 New users joined.

We are trying to create and expand articles in Malayalam Wikipedia related to field hockey and hockey players, teams in India with a special importance to Odisha.

OrganizersEdit

  1. Ranjithsiji (talk) 05:46, 6 October 2018 (UTC)
  2. Ambadyanands (talk) 06:11, 6 October 2018 (UTC)
  3. Mujeebcpy (talk) 14:10, 6 October 2018 (UTC)

ParticipantsEdit

  1. Ranjithsiji (talk) 05:45, 6 October 2018 (UTC)
  2. Ambadyanands (talk) 06:11, 6 October 2018 (UTC)
  3. Jyothishnp (talk) 06:34, 6 October 2018 (UTC)
  4. Mujeebcpy (talk) 14:11, 6 October 2018 (UTC)
  5. Abijith k.a (talk) 17:10, 6 October 2018 (UTC)
  6. nandukrishna_t_ajith (talk) 23:15, 6 October 2018 (UTC)
  7. Kannan Talk 06:17, 7 October 2018 (UTC)
  8. Anjutsaji (talk) 06:43, 7 October 2018 (UTC)
  9. Ilaveyil riswan (talk) 07:42, 7 October 2018 (UTC)
  10. Akhilpantony (talk) 09:40, 7 October 2018 (UTC)

ReportEdit

Hockey World Cup 2018 Edit a thon was conducted on 7 October 2018 at Thrissur. This Onsite Edit a thon was conducted by Wikimedians of Kerala User Group in association with Odia Wikimedians UG and A2K, The Centre for Internet and Society. The programme started at 10 AM and closed at 4.30 PM.

The event was started with a small introduction about how to edit Wikipedia. Then made a list of articles to be written. Then every body contributed to the project and the event was closed on 4PM.

10 People participated in the programme and 2 of them were new editors. 30 new articles created on this day and a week long online edit-a-thon is started with this event. 158 Articles are created in the online edit-a-thon.

Official Odia sports ministry account tweeted about this event.[1] [2]

Financial ExpenseEdit

Item Persons Amount
Snacks 9 Person 283
Lunch 9 Person 1370
Tea 4 Person 220
Petrol 4 Person 626
Bus Fare 1 Person 45
Bus Fare 1 Person 40
Train 1 Person 45
Total 2629