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Jagran Prakashan Ltd.

Jagran Prakashan Ltd.

Jagran Prakashan Limited was founded in the year 1942. The company is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange. The company publishes the Hindi newspaper, Dainik Jagran. Apart from this, the company publishes about 12 print titles in over five different languages across 15 states with over 100 editions. The Company's print brands include Dainik Jagran, Inext, Mid-day, Nai Dunia, Inquilab, Punjabi Jagran and Jagran Josh. The Company's digital media brands include Jagran New Media,,, Jagran Post, Jagran Junction and Jeetle. The Company's social initiative brand is called Jagran Pehel (Jagran Initiative).

Key facts

Mother Company

Jagran Media Network Investment Private Limited

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Legal Form

Public Company Limited by shares

Business Sectors

Publishing; Print; Online; Digital; Activation; Out of Home (OOH) Advertising;


Individual Owner


39.27% of shares of the company are traded in the Bombay and National stock exchange of India.

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Radio City 91.1

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Media Business


Jagran Prakashan Limited

Radio Broadcasting

Music Broadcast Limited

Digital Media

Jagran Prakashan Limited


Financial services

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Software publishing

Suvi Info Management (Indore) Private Limited


Crystal Sound and Music Private Limited

Other business activities

Sanjay Dhruv Mohan Investment Consultants LLP

General Information

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Affiliated Interests Founder

Puran Chandra Gupta

is the founder of Dainik Jagran (Daily Awakening) media group. He was a journalist who had single handedly started the nationalist weekly Hindi newspaper Swatantra (Independent) in Kanpur in 1940. Due to the disapproval by the British administration, he had to close the newspaper down. Later he shifted to Jhansi a city in Uttar Pradesh and started the daily newspaper Jagran in 1942. In 1947, he renamed the newspaper Dainik Jagran. He was an executive member of the Indian Newspaper Society for 15 years and also elected the Chairman of the Press Trust of India in 1975.




Jagran Building

2, Sarvodaya Nagar, Kanpur - 208 005

Tel.: 0512-2216161




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Executive Board

Mr. Mahendra Mohan Gupta

Chairman and Managing Director – Jagran Prakashan Limited, Director –Jagran 18 Publications, Director – Jagran Media Investment Private Limited

Non-Executive Board

Mr. Amit Dixit

Director – NCC Limited, Director – MPHASIS Limited, Director – Blackstone Advisors India Private Limited, Director – Hindustan PowerProjects Private Limited

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