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Polimer Media

Polimer Media

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).

Key facts

Business Form


Legal Form

Private Limited

Business Sectors

TV Broadcasting


Individual Owner

Media Outlets
Other Media Outlets

Other TV Outlets

Polimer TV (Missing Data)

Other Online Outlets (Missing Data)


Media Business

Cable TV Distribution Company

VK Digital Network Private Limited (Missing Data)

General Information

Founding Year


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

CIN: U64200TZ2007PTC013865

Financial Information

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)

Missing Data


Executive Board

Pattanam Velappan Kalyanasundaram

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

Further Information

Data Publicly Available

ownership data is easily available from other sources, e. g. public registries etc.

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Meta Data

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.

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