Lotus News

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Lotus News
Lotus News
Launched 11 October 2012
Slogan "Unmai Malarattum".
Country India
Language Tamil
Broadcast area India
Headquarters Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Website http://www.lotusnews.tv/

Lotus News is a Tamil news satellite channel which began its relay on 11 October 2012 headquartered at Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu and has been successfully broadcasting all its events, acquiring a huge local and international Tamil population as its regular viewers. The Lotus News is the Tamil news television channel that started its free live streaming through the Internet, which has increased its access among youths across the state of Tamil Nadu. This channel has its slogan உண்மை மலரட்டும். The channel is run by a team headed by Dr. G. K. S. Selvakumar as chairman. The channel was the first to introduce Express News in Tamil language. This program telecasts 100 news in a record-breaking time span of 30 minutes. The channel introduced the world's first transgender news anchor. The channel also introduced a news program called Agakkan, in which a specially able blind school student presents a news bulletin.


  • R.Udayachandran
  • R.Kumaresan
  • Vishwabharathi
  • S.D.Sudharshan


  • Lotus News Bulletin (7 am, 2:30 pm, 5 pm, 8:30 pm)
  • Lotus Express News (Weekdays @ 4:30PM)
  • Mandala Seithigal (Weekdays @ 3PM)
  • Transgender News Bulletin (Daily @ 7PM)
  • Agakkan (Saturday @ 5PM)

News anchors[edit]

  • Mr. Ilango C
  • Mr. Goutham Krishnaa Naidu
  • Ms. Vibhushini Venkatesan
  • Mr. Gopala Krishnan
  • Mr. Kathiresh Thangavel
  • Ms. Nivya Velraj
  • Ms. Parimala

World's first transgender news anchor[edit]

Specially able news anchor[edit]

Voice-over artists[edit]

  • Mrs. Bharathi
  • Mr. Udaya Chandran


  • Mr. Keerthi
  • Mr. Jayaraj
  • Mr. Babu
  • Mr. V. P. Sivasankar
  • Ms. Nageswari Soundararajan (regional & story)
  • Mrs. R. Jansi Rani Kannan (Express)

Visual editors[edit]

  • Mr. Sripathi
  • Mr. Sakthi Vinayagam
  • Mr. Vishnu
  • Mr. Manikandan

Scrolling Department[edit]

  • Mrs. Bharathi
  • Mr. Padmanaban
  • Mr. Anandha Kumar Thangavel
  • Mr. Kathiravan

Production & master control room technicians[edit]

  • Mr. Ram Kumar
  • Mr. Tamil Selvan
  • Mr. Sathish
  • Mr. Chandru
  • Mr. Alagarasan
  • Mr. Prakash
  • Mr. Marudhachalam
  • Mr. Ranjith

Camera department[edit]

  • Mr. Vivek Raj
  • Mr. Micheal
  • Mr. Ravisankar
  • Mr. Jayakodi
  • Mr. Arun

Program producers[edit]

  • Mr. Sam Joshua (a) Murugesan
  • Mr. Valavadi Vanna Nilavan
  • Ms. Viji
  • Ms. Narmadha

The channel has a wide and vibrant team of reporters, stringers, news input receivers, visual editors, C.G. creators, technical and administrative crew that supports the prompt delivery of the news to its audience.


This channel has its registered office at the following address Lotus News, Seventh Vision India Private Limited, 3rd Floor, Thangam Chambers, Cheran Nagar, Coimbatore - 641030, Tamil Nadu, India.

Phone: +91-73737-97077

External links[edit]