B Tech (CSE) students attend Wikisangamotsavam

Two B Tech (CSE) students, Abhijith Sheheer (S1 BTech CSE A) and Subin Siby (S3 B Tech CSE B) representing FOSSers, the Free/Libre Software Club of Vidya, attended Wikisangamotsavam, the 16th annual conference of Wikipedians of Kerala held during 19 – 21 January 2019. The concluding function of Wikisangamotsavam was held at Vikas Auditorium, Kotappuram, Kodungallur. There were talks on Wikipedia in general, and specifically on Wikipedia Tools and Wikipedia Bots. The participants created content for Malayalam Wikipedia. The celebrations ended with a Wikivoyage boat trip through the various locations of the Muziris Heritage Sites.

Wikipedia is the largest independent free encyclopedia on internet and its Malayalam version was started on 21 December 2002. The Malayalam version can be accessed HERE. For more details on Wikisangamotsavam, click HERE.