Apple to be translated into Tatar: Tatarstan Mufti

30 July 2013 16:20
Kazan (QHA) -

Chairman of the Religious Committee of Muslims of Tatarstan mufti Kamil Samigullin applied to the head of Apple representation in Russia Engrob Nielson, requesting operating system Apple to be translated into Tatar language, Islam-today informs.

“Tatars are the second largest nationality in Russia living on their historic homeland and more than 200 million Turkic-speaking people around the world understand Tatar language. Moreover we face some problems when writing messages as there are letters unique for Tatar language, which are not available now”, - said Mufti in his letter.

According to Mr.Samigullin the translation of the Apple interface into Tatar language will promote the company's products both in Russia and in the rest of the world. He also noted The Committee of Muslims of Tatarstan is ready to provide full assistance in the issue.