The Punjabi daily Ajit Jalandhar is a newspaper which is published from Jalandhar and various other cities in the Indian state of Punjab. The newspaper was started by Sandhu Singh Hamdard. The paper has created a niche for itself in the district of Jalandhar where people prefer it over the national and state papers due to its wide coverage of the local happenings and issues relating to their daily lives. Apart from the local news it also publishes international, national, sports, business, entertainment. The entertainment section of the newspaper is quite popular for its spicy information of the movie industry and fashion. Even the sports section of the newspaper is quite popular among its readers.
The newspaper is also very popular among the NRI Punjabis and is subscribed by a large number of Punjabi based abroad. The present and owner of the newspaper which is also known as Daily Ajith is Barjinder Singh Hamdard who calls the paper ‘Punjab di Awaz’ which means Voice of Punjab in Punjabi. The paper claims that it is the number one paper in the world for Punjabis.
Apart from Jalandhar the Newspaper is published from several other cities in Punjab. The cities from where the newspapers are published are the Amritsar, Batala, Bhatinda, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Mansa, Pathankot, Patiala and Phagwara. It is distributed to nearby towns and villages where it is very popular.
The electronic version of the newspaper is available at www.ajitjalandhar.com. The unique format of the website has made it very popular among the Punjabis throughout the world including countries like United States of America, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates and a host of other nations. To feel the pulse of the people based in these cities the newspaper has its correspondents in all places which have a significant Punjabi population. The website is accessed by Punjabis all over the world to get news about the happenings in their state. The website carries a lot of information about the entertainment which makes it popular among the expatriates who are keen to follow their superstars. The website has attained an alexa ranking of over 43,000 which is commendable for a regional language website.
Epaper Website : http://newspaper.ajitjalandhar.com/
Official Website : http://beta.ajitjalandhar.com/
The popularity of the print edition as well as the online edition makes it a great bet for the advertisers who are keen to tap in the robust Punjabi community.
The headquarters of the newspaper is at Jalandhar.
Contact Address :
Neharu Garden Road,
Punjab, Pin : 144001
Phone : 0181 245 5962