Participation in W3C Indic Task Force

Dear Sir ,

W3C( has formed Language Specific Task force working under the aegis of
W3C Internationalization Core WG in various World’s languages. The Indic Task
Force( ) has been
constituted under W3C Internationalization Core Working Group. Since India has
22 constitutionally recognized languages and each language has their own
complexities and challenges , incorporation of Indic language requirements in W3C present and future Standards /
recommendations would be challenging task. 

The one of the main objective of Indic Task Force is to produce
recommendations and Draft Working Group Notes on CSS requirements in Indian
languages and its solutions.

In the area of CSS and Styling issues in Indian Languages, W3C India( has
already carried out extensive work and prepared draft report highlighting the
challenges and proposed solutions.The detailed draft of CSS requirements in Hindi
language is available at :

I request you to kindly
give your valuable feedback on this draft so that it can be incorporated in the
first draft note produced by W3C India.

I also request you to kindly participate in the Indic Task force by the
following manner:

> ·  To participate, join the Internationalization Interest
> Group by subscribing to the (publicly archived)
> mailing list. You can also send your comments on this mailing list.
> · To subscribe, kindly mention ‘subscribe’ in the
> subject line and mail it to

Looking forward to your kind confirmation and feedback.
with kind regards,


Dr. Somnath Chandra
Additional Director,

Dept. of Electronics & Information Technology
Ministry of Communications & Information Technology
Govt. of India
Fax: +91-11-24363099

Received on Tuesday, 11 March 2014 11:15:20 UTC