April 25, 2005
Tamil Language Open Source Tools & Apps Released in Chennai
Technetra writes "In Chennai, on April 15th, marking the Tamil New Year, India's Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) showed off its latest efforts to help close India's digital divide. A complete bundle of open source computer software including the localized Tamil version of OpenOffice.org was released. Hundreds of computer fonts and tools in Tamil were given away amid great fanfare and political and media excitement."
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