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|Publisher||Amar Ujala Publications Ltd.|
|Headquarters||Amar Ujala, C-21, Sector-59, Noida-201301|
|Circulation||5.510 million (2013)|
|Sister newspapers||Amar Ujala Compact|
Amar Ujala is India's fourth largest Hindi-language daily newspaper with 19 editions in seven states and one union territory covering 167 districts. It has a readership of over 30 million and a circulation of around 2.2 million copies. As per 2013 Indian Readership Survey (IRS), with 5.510 million it had 12 largest daily readership amongst newspapers in India.
Amar Ujala was founded in Agra on 18 April 1948 as a four-page newspaper that sold 2576 copies. By 1968 it had a circulation of 20,000 and by the turn of the century had become one of the top 10 daily newspapers in India, having spread its coverage beyond western Uttar Pradesh to encompass the entire state and its neighbors. In 1994, Dainik Jagran and Amar Ujala, shared nearly 70 per cent of the Uttar Pradesh state's Hindi newspaper readership. Amar Ujala sold 4.5 lakh copies through its five editions.
Currently,[when?] Amar Ujala publishes a 16 to 18-page issue daily and also supplements focusing on matters such as careers, lifestyle, entertainment and women
- "Indian Readership Survey
(IRS) 2013". Retrieved 2014-05-09.
- Dilip Awasthi (November 15, 1994). "Belligerent as ever, Mulayam Singh Yadav takes on the press". India Today. Retrieved 2014-09-12.
- Amar Ujala Official website (Hindi)
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