Polimer Media Private Limited initially began as a television set manufacturing company in 1985. Today, according to the companies linkedIN profile it has evolved towards being the second largest Multi System Operator (MSO) throughout Tamil Nadu catering to millions of subscribers across ten districts of the Indian state. The company was founded by Pattanam Velappan Kalyanasundaram who has since then thanks to his robust distribution network taken the company’s news channel Polimer News to the number one position in terms of viewership of news in Tamil in the state of Tamil Nadu. (BARC January 2019).
Other TV Outlets
Polimer TV (Missing Data)
Polimer News (Missing Data)
Other Online Outlets
http://www.polimernews.com/ (Missing Data)
http://www.polimertv.com/ (Missing Data)
Cable TV Distribution Company
VK Digital Network Private Limited (Missing Data)
Affiliated Interests Founder
began his media business by manufacturing television sets in 1985. He later ventured into cable TV distribution business and launched VK Digital Network Private Limited and is one now of India’s leading cable TV distribution company.
He launched Polimer Media Private Limited in 2007 with his GEC channel, Polimer TV and Polimer News in 2009, riding on his cable TV distribution network capabilities.
210 – 500
Polimer Media Pvt Ltd., 30, Balaji Nagar 1st Street, Royapettah,
Chennai – 600014.
Tel: 044 4345 7700
Tax/ ID Number
Revenue (Financial Data/ Optional)
INR 66.7 Million/ USD 1.023 Million
Operating Profit (in Mill. $)
INR13.21 Million / USD 0.203 Million
Advertising (in % of total funding)
Managing Director at Polimer Media Private Limited, Director of SkyBlue Multi System Private Limited, Director of VK Digital Network Private Limited, and Designated Partner of Dakshin Digital, LLP
Director at Polimer Media Private Limited, Designated Partner of Dakshin Digital LLP
Director at Polimer Media Private Limited, Director of VK Digital Network Private Limited and Director of Ultron Broadband Private Limited
For a news channel that is ranked number one for viewership ratings for a long time, there is very little information about the company that owns it. There is not much news readily available about the directors of the company, other businesses if any or about their future plans. The ownership data, however is, easily accessible and available on the company’s papers filed with the Ministry of Corporate Governance, Government of India. The company was written to, by email on the 18th January 2019 and by courier on the 1st February 2019, seeking information on the company and the channel. No response has been received from the company yet.