Syandhan Patrika

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Syandan Patrika
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) Syandan Group of Publications
Publisher Subal Kumar Dey
Associate editor Amit Bhowmik, Swapan Sengupta, Arindam Dey, Abhishek Dey
News editor Tushar Rakkit
Sports editor Saraju Chakraborty
Photo editor Arindam Dey
Founded 15 August 1970
Political alignment

Independent

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Language Bengali
Headquarters Syandan Bhavan, 41, Sakuntala Road, Agartala-799 001.
Circulation 69,340 copies
Website [1]

Syandan Patrika (Bengali: সন্দন) is an Indian Bengali language daily newspaper published from Tripura, India. It was founded and is currently managed by Subal Kumar Dey.

History[edit]

Syandan Patrika was first published as a weekly newspaper on 15 August 1970. It became a daily newspaper in 1974.

Company[edit]

It has over 60 journalists and over 15 photo journalists in the state. The Photo Editor and Manager of Syandan Patrika is Arindam Dey, son of Subal Kumar Dey. The headquarters is in Agartala, Tripura, India, 12 km south of Agartala Airport. It also has offices in Kolkata, New Delhi, Bangalore, Ahemedabad, Guwahati, Mumbai, Chennai, Kanpur, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Pune and Kanpur.

Policy[edit]

The paper's editorial line is politically and economically liberal, and it is known for its anti-establishment tone. The paper has often carried investigative reports. One of its campaigns contributed to the passage of the Right to Information Act of 2005.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Newspapers and Magazines". Worldpress.org. Retrieved 30 December 2006. 

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