Google Mobile Team has added support for 44 different languages including Urdu in HTML5 Web App based Gmail interface.
This multi-lingual support is limited to Apple iOS 2.2.1 update or higher powered devices (iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch) and Google Android OS powered mobile devices only. Not only this, Gmail also gets offline support, including smart links to Google Maps, YouTube and Google Docs, adding-removing labels, etc.
Read Gmail in Your Desired Language: Apart from English (UK and American), the following 44 languages are supported by Gmail mobile web app now: Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Filipino, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Malay, Norwegian (Bokmal), Polish, Portuguese (for both Portugal and Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish (for both Spain and South America), Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukranian, Urdu and Vietnamese. To read Gmail in your desired language, you need to check if your iOS device or Android mobile phone’s native language has been set accordingly. For instance, if you want to read your Gmail in Urdu, then set the iPhone or Android mobile phone’s native language as Urdu. Then simply go to gmail.com from the mobile web browser and the Gmail interface will appear in Urdu automatically.