Wikimedia Nepal

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Wikimedia Nepal (Affiliated by the Wikimedia Foundation as Wikimedians of Nepal user group) is a community (Proposed Non-profit Charitable Organization) formed with the objectives of support, promote and develop free educational materials (media) in various languages spoken in Nepal including the lingua franca Nepali Language. The charity will not have any control over the content of Wikipedia and other Wiki project although it will support Wikipedia, a free encyclopedia and its sister projects as well as other activities to expand the production, distribution and use of open knowledge.

The community has been set up since 17th July, 2010 and now has been recognized by the WMF as "Wikimedians of Nepal User Group". It is in process of getting affiliation from the Wikimedia Foundation and registration in the District Administration Office (Kathmandu) Nepal. Active contributors from Nepali Wikipedia, media persons and people working in open source community are working in the ac-hoc committee of Wikimedia Nepal.

Wikipedia in Nepal was begun with Nepali language Wikipedia on June 3, 2002. Nepali Wikipedia has celebrated its 13th Anniversary on June 3, 2015.

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Wikimedians of Nepal (An Independent Group of Volunteer Wikimedians)

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The current Working Committee consists of following people.

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Language Language (local) Wiki Articles Total Edits Admins Users Active Users Images
Nepali नेपाली ne 26,773 73,490 506,456 15 24,038 156 391
Maithili Wikipedia मैथिली mai 1,146 6,002 20,612 1 1,274 28 16
Bhojpuri Wikipedia भोजपुरी bh 5,916 20,638 210,589 3 7,425 30 29
Nepal Bhasa Wikipedia नेपाल भाषा new 72,350 195,316 828,972 1 13,651 28 83
Pali पाऴि pi 2,514 4,325 101,589 0 3,459 15 1
Sanskrit संस्कृतम् sa 10,083 34,740 320,927 4 15,001 94 507

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