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Request for Funding of Wiki Explores Purulia Event[edit]

The event has been planned to explore the district of Purulia and its various heritage structures. The district has a lot of National / State protected monuments apart from numerous other important heritage structures. Unfortunately they are not explored as much as they should be and there are not much related media in Commons too. Through this event we plan to solve that as much as possible.

Budget[edit]

Total funding needed = Rs.15,750. Please find the detailed breakup below

Item Details Cost (in INR) Description
Accommodation INR2,800 5 Persons - 2 rooms x 2 days (INR700 x 4)
Train Fare INR700 5 persons x INR140 - Howrah to Adra
Local Transport INR7,200 3 days - 360 kms x INR20
Local Bus INR250 5 persons x INR50 - Raghunathpur to Purulia Town
Food INR3,550 5 persons x 3 days (Breakfast + Lunch + Afternoon Snacks + Dinner)
Bus Fare INR1,250 5 persons x INR250 Purulia Town to Esplanade
Grand Total INR15,750

--Sumitsurai (talk) 18:32, 25 October 2017 (UTC)

Due to some changes in the plan the budget has been revised accordingly. The updated one is below -

Proposed Budget
Item Details Cost (in INR) Description
Accommodation INR1,600 4 Persons - 1 room x 2 days (INR800 x 2)
Bus Fare INR600 4 persons x INR150 - Esplanade to Purulia Town
Local Transport INR7,000 3 days x INR2200 + INR400 (Extra miles)
Food INR2,850 4 persons x 3 days (Breakfast + Lunch + Afternoon Snacks + Dinner)
Bus Fare INR600 4 persons x INR150 - Purulia Town to Esplanade
Misc INR350 Miscellaneous
Grand Total INR13,000

-Sumitsurai (talk) 06:37, 13 November 2017 (UTC)

Event Details[edit]

Day 0 - Depart from Howrah by train. Day I - Reach Adra. Explore areas around Raghunathpur. Stay overnight at Purulia town. Day II - Explore areas around Purulia town. Stay overnight at Purulia town. Day III - Explore areas around Purulia town and leave by bus.

Day IV - Reach Esplanade early morning.

Goal[edit]

  1. Upload media for the heritage structures of Purulia in Commons
  2. Create / Update articles about the heritage structures in Bengali and English Wikipedia
  3. Create / Update items in Wikidata

Endorsement[edit]

Status[edit]

@Sumitsurai:, the revised budget has been Approved Approved. Please contact @Jayantanth and BengaliHindu: to get the money transferred to your account. Also, please provide the expenditure details and a brief report after the event. Best wishes! -- Bodhisattwa (talk) 07:18, 13 November 2017 (UTC)

Request for Funding of Wikipedia Takes Kolkata VII Event[edit]

The one day photo scavenger hunt. This time we will be covering the Barabazar - Chitpore area.

Event Details[edit]

12th November 2017 7 AM - 11:30PM covering several places in the Barabazar and Chitpore area.

Goal[edit]

  1. Upload media for the places covered in Commons
  2. Create / Update articles about the places in Bengali and English Wikipedia
  3. Create / Update items in Wikidata

Budget[edit]

Total funding needed = INR 1,250. We expect a turnaround of 25 people. The fund is required for tea and snacks. We have calculated INR 50 per head. So INR 50 x 25 = INR 1,250. --Sumitsurai (talk) 10:25, 30 October 2017 (UTC)

Endorsement[edit]

  1. Support Support -- Amitabho58 (talk) 11:03, 30 October 2017 (UTC)

Status[edit]

Request for Funding of Wikipedia Takes Kolkata VIII Event[edit]

The one day photo scavenger hunt. This time we will be covering the Beliaghata area.

Event Details[edit]

10 17th December 2017 7 AM - 12 noon covering several places in the Beliaghata area.

Goal[edit]

  1. Upload media for the places covered in Commons
  2. Create / Update articles about the places in Bengali and English Wikipedia
  3. Create / Update items in Wikidata

Budget[edit]

Total funding needed = INR 2,700. We expect a turnaround of 15 people. The fund is required for tea, snacks and lunch. We have calculated INR 180 per head. So INR 180 x 15 = INR 2,700.--Amitabho58 (talk) 10:58, 30 October 2017 (UTC)

Endorsement[edit]

  1. Support Support --Sumitsurai (talk) 11:02, 30 October 2017 (UTC)

Comment[edit]

@Amitabho58 and Sumitsurai:, is it possible to change the date of this walk as it coincides with another event on the same day? Thanks -- Bodhisattwa (talk) 13:19, 7 November 2017 (UTC)

Status[edit]

@Amitabho58 and Sumitsurai:, Approved Approved, Best wishes for the event! -- Bodhisattwa (talk) 20:02, 8 November 2017 (UTC)

INR 2040 reimbursed to bank account of @Amitabho58:, after he submitted the scanned copy of receipts. -- Bodhisattwa (talk) 13:57, 21 December 2017 (UTC)

Request for Funding of Wiki Explores Bankura - Phase I Event[edit]

The event has been planned to explore Bishnupur subdivision area under the district of Bankura and its various heritage structures. The district has a lot of National / State protected monuments apart from numerous other important heritage structures. Unfortunately they are not explored as much as they should be and there are not much related media in Commons too. Through this event we plan to solve that as much as possible.

Event Details[edit]

4 day photo-documentation event covering Bishnupur sub-division and few surrounding area. Places intended to cover and document are in the following: 1. Sonamukhi Shridhar temple. 2. Muninagar 3. Sarakhon 4.Simlapal 5.Bohulara 6.Sonatapal 7.Ekteswar 8.Harmashra 9.Dihar. This must be borne in mind that these places are extremely remote and with extremely bad roads.

Goal[edit]

  1. Upload media for the heritage structures of Bishnupur sub-division in Commons
  2. Create / Update articles about the heritage structures in Bengali and English Wikipedia
  3. Create / Update items in Wikidata

Budget[edit]

Total funding needed = Rs.4,400. Please find the detailed breakup below

Proposed Budget
Item Details Cost (in INR) Description
Accommodation INR2,400 1 Persons - 1 rooms x 4 days (INR600 x 4)
Fuel for motor-bike INR1,200 Round- trip from Durgapur
Food INR800 1 persons x 4 days (Breakfast + Lunch + Afternoon Snacks + Dinner)(INR200 x 4)
Grand Total INR4,400

Status[edit]

@SuvadipSanyal:, although it is a last moment request, but considering the under-represented area you are tryng to cover, the request has been gladly Approved Approved. Please take a note, that we will reimburse the amount after the images will be uploaded in Commons and the scanned receipts will be submitted to us. Best wishes! -- Bodhisattwa (talk) 02:29, 11 January 2018 (UTC)

Request for Funding of Wiki Explores Birbhum - Phase I Event[edit]

The event has been planned to explore around Suri and Rampurhat area in the district of Birbhum and their various heritage structures. The district has a lot of National / State protected monuments apart from numerous other important heritage structures. Unfortunately they are not explored as much as they should be and there are not much related media in Commons too. Through this event we plan to solve that as much as possible.

Event Details[edit]

2 day photo-documentation event covering the following area are -

  1. Jaydev Kenduli
  2. Hetampur
  3. Suri
  4. Gonpur
  5. Mallarpur
  6. Maluti
  7. Mehgram
  8. Dabuk

Goal[edit]

  1. Upload media for the heritage structures of the area in Commons
  2. Create / Update articles about the heritage structures in Bengali and English Wikipedia
  3. Create / Update items in Wikidata

Budget[edit]

Total funding needed = Rs.3,000. Please find the detailed breakup below

Proposed Budget
Item Details Cost (in INR) Description
Accommodation INR1,400 1 Persons - 1 rooms x 2 days (INR700 x 2)
Fuel for motor-bike INR1,200 Round- trip from Durgapur
Food INR400 1 persons x 2 days (Breakfast + Lunch + Afternoon Snacks + Dinner)(INR200 x 2)
Grand Total INR3,000

Status[edit]

@SuvadipSanyal:, although it is a last moment request, but considering the under-represented area you are trying to cover, the request has been gladly Approved Approved. Please take a note, that we will reimburse the amount after the images will be uploaded in Commons and the scanned receipts will be submitted to us. Best wishes! --

Request for Funding of Wiki Explores Malda - Phase I Event[edit]

The event has been planned to explore the district of Malda and its various heritage structures. The district has plenty of National / State protected monuments apart from numerous other important heritage structures. Unfortunately there are not enough quality material about these structures in wikipedia and wikimedia commons. Through this event we plan to solve that as much as possible.

Event Details[edit]

Day 0 - Depart from Sealdah by train.

Day I - Reach Farakka. Explore Nimtita. Stay overnight at Farakka.

Day II - Explore areas around Pandua.

Day III - Explore areas around Gauda.

Day IV - Leave Farakka early morning.

Goal[edit]

  1. Upload media for the heritage structures of Malda in Commons
  2. Create / Update articles about the heritage structures in Bengali and English Wikipedia

Budget[edit]

Total funding needed = Rs.5,110. Please find the detailed breakup below

Proposed Budget
Item Details Cost (in INR) Description
Accommodation { zero)
Train Fare INR210 1 persons x INR210 - Sealdah to Farakka
Local Transport INR3500 3 days - 500 kms
Train Fare INR440 1 person x INR440 - Farakka to Sealdah
Food INR1000 2 persons x 3 days (Breakfast and Lunch)
Grand Total INR5,110

Amitabha Gupta (talk) 06:55, 8 March 2018 (UTC)

Status[edit]

@Amitabha Gupta:, your request has been gladly Approved Approved. Please note, that we will only reimburse the amount after 1) a minimum 600 images of all monuments will be uploaded in Commons 2) at least 20 images each for each monuments from all side will be uploaded in Commons 3) images of all panels and artworks of the monuments will be uploaded in Commons 4) the scanned receipts will be submitted to us. Best wishes! -- Bodhisattwa (talk) 14:54, 10 March 2018 (UTC)

Request for Funding of Wiki Explores Hooghly - Phase I Event[edit]

The event has been planned to explore the district of Hooghly and its various heritage structures. The district has a lot of National / State protected monuments apart from numerous other important heritage structures. Unfortunately they are not explored as much as they should be and there are not much related media in Commons too. Through this event we plan to solve that as much as possible.

Event Details[edit]

  • Day I - Journey to Arambagh. Explore areas in Hooghly district
  • Day II - Explore areas in Hooghly district
  • Day III - Explore areas in Hooghly district
  • Day IV - Explore areas in Hooghly district. Reach home.

Goal[edit]

  1. Upload media for the heritage structures of Purulia in Commons
  2. Create / Update articles about the heritage structures in Bengali and English Wikipedia
  3. Create / Update items in Wikidata

Event Details[edit]

4 day photo-documentation event covering Hooghly district and few surrounding area. Places intended to cover and document are in the following:

Goal[edit]

  1. Upload media for the heritage structures of Hooghly district in Commons
  2. Create / Update articles about the heritage structures in Bengali and English Wikipedia
  3. Create / Update items in Wikidata

Budget[edit]

Total funding needed = Rs.5,000. Please find the detailed breakup below

Proposed Budget
Item Details Cost (in INR) Description
Accommodation INR2,600 1 Persons - 1 rooms x 4 days (INR650 x 4)
Fuel for motor-bike INR1,200 Round- trip from Durgapur
Food INR1,200 1 persons x 4 days (Breakfast + Lunch + Afternoon Snacks + Dinner)(INR300 x 4)
Grand Total INR5,000

Status[edit]

@SuvadipSanyal:, although it is a last moment request, but considering the under-represented area you are trying to cover and the outcome from your last projects, the request has been gladly Approved Approved. Please note, that we will only reimburse the amount after 1) a minimum 600 images of all monuments will be uploaded in Commons 2) at least 20 images each for each monuments from all side will be uploaded in Commons 3) images of all panels and artworks of the monuments will be uploaded in Commons 4) the scanned receipts will be submitted to us. Best wishes! -- Bodhisattwa (talk) 17:47, 13 April 2018 (UTC)