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Rachana Television (RTPL)

Rachana Television (RTPL)

Rachana Television Private Limited is a company that was incorporated in 2006 and is active in production of motion pictures, video and television program production, sound recording and music publishing, as well as broadcasting. The company is primarily owned by Tummala Narendra Choudary and his wife Tummala Rama Devi. The company has three television channels – NTV Telugu, which is a 24x7 Telugu news channel, Bhakti TV, which is a Telugu devotional channel and Vanitha TV, a women’s channel. The company management has interests in publishing (Rachana Publishers Private Limited), Infrastructure Development (SriRachana Infra Developers Private Limited and Sunshine Infraholdings India Private Limited), Other Media (N Rachana Add Media Private Limited and NTV Sports and Entertainment Private Limited) and Media Education (N School of Journalism Private Limited).

Key facts

Business Form


Legal Form

Private Limited

Business Sectors

Television Broadcasting; Publishing; Infrastructure Development; Media Education


Individual Owner

Pitchi Reddy Pami Reddy

Pitchi Reddy Pami Reddy or P.P. Reddy is the Founder & Chairman of Megha Engineering Infrastructure Limited (MEIL). A farmers’s son, Reddy founded the company as Megha Engineering Enterprises in 1989 and in 2006 renamed it into Megha Engineering Infrastructure Limited. MEIL is active in infrastructure projects like dams, natural gas distribution networks, power plants and roads. In 2018, Reddy was ranked the 47th richest Indian with a net worth of $3.1 billion. Reddy is the Director of Manjali Agro Farms Private Limited, MEIL Green Power Limited, Megha Fibre Glass Industries Limited, POA Offshore Private Limited, MEIL Media Private Limited, among many others.

His nephew, Puritipati Venkatakrishna Reddy or P.V. Reddy joined P.P. Reddy in the company in 1991, and runs the company as the Managing Director today. P.V. Reddy is also a Director in many of the Company’s other businesses including MEIL Rusgaz Engineering Private Limited, MEIL Sai Rama Oil and Gas Private Limited, Western UP Power Transmission Company Limited, POA Offshore Private Limited among many others.

Media Outlets
Other Media Outlets

Other TV Outlets

Bhakti TV (Missing Data)

Other Online Outlets


Media Business

Television Broadcasting

Bhakti TV


Rachana Publishers Private Limited


Infrastructure Development

SriRachana Infra Developers Private Limited


N Rachana Add Media Private Limited


N School of Journalism Private Limited

Sports and recreation

E11Media Private Limited

General Information

Founding Year


Affiliated Interests Founder

Tummala Narendra Choudary

is the Founder-Chairman of Rachana Television Private Limited, the company that owns the 24x7 Telugu news channel, NTV Telugu. Not much information is available about Choudary’s background, or the origins of the channel and the company. Choudary is a Director of a few companies including Rachana Publishers Private Limited, Srirachana Infra Developers Private Limited, Sunshine Infra Holdings Private Limited, N Rachana Add Media Private Limited, N School of Journalism Private Limited, NTV Sports and Entertainment Private Limited, E11Media Private Limited, NRachana Entertainment Private Limited.


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Rachana Television Pvt Ltd NTV

Plot 564-A-19/III, Road 92, Jubilee Hills Hyderabad,

Andhra Pradesh 500033

Tel.: +91 040 22222255



Tax/ ID Number

CIN: U32301TG2006PTC051753

Financial Information

Revenue (Financial Data/ Optional)

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Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

Missing Data

Advertising (in % of total funding)

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Executive Board

Tummala Narendra Choudary

Managing Director, Rachana Publishers Private Limited, Director – Srirachana Infra Developers Private Limited, Director – Sunshine Infra Holdings Private Limited, Director – N Rachana Add Media Private Limited and many others.

Further Information

Data Publicly Available

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

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Meta Data

The television channel does not have a corporate website, and hence not much information is available on the Management, and the business interests of the company. The data related to shareholding pattern was taken from the filings available in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs website. MOM team sent an email on the 23rd January 2019 followed by a letter on the 1st February 2019 to the Company to confirm the data given in the document. There has been no response from the Company so far.

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