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Founded in the year 1971 by Jawaharlal Darda, Lokmat is a reputed Marathi language daily newspaper and one of the most widely read newspapers in India. The name Lokmat translates to ‘People’s Opinion’, and the newspaper is the most widely read in the states of Maharashtra and Goa. Lokmat publishes 12 editions of the newspaper and is read by more than 20 million Marathi-speaking readers a total readership estimated to be well over 23 million readers across India. It is also the second-most widely read regional language newspaper in India.

On an average day, there are more than 1.6 million copies of the newspaper in circulation. Lokmat caters to a wide and varied readership that is educated and highly engaged. Lokmat publishes 12 editions from Maharashtra, namely, Mumbai, Pune, Aurangabad, Nashik, Nagpur, Solapur, Kolhapur, Satara, Told, Ahmednagar Akola and Jalgaon. Lokmat also has a Goa edition. 

There is also a newspaper in the Hindi language published by Lokmat, called Lokmat Samachar, which is available in 3 editions. Lokmat Samachar is the most widely read Hindi newspaper in Maharashtra.

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Additionally, Lokmat publishes an English language newspaper called Lokmat Times and this newspaper is published from Aurangabad, Nagpur and Nashik. Lokmat Times has an estimated readership of more than 5,000,000 readers.

Lokmat offers an extensive selection of content in its pages. It delivers comprehensive coverage of the latest local, regional, national and international news as well as stories from a variety of topics such as entertainment, sports, lifestyle, politics, technology and several others. Its wide assortment of content has made it a newspaper for everyone. 

Given the diverse reader base the newspaper caters to, ads in Lokmat newspaper are a highly effective way to get noticed by one’s target audience, in turn generating valuable leads. Whether you are an individual or a business owner, publishing ads in Lokmat will surely help you reach out to the people you want to. 

Lokmat’s reputation as a reliable and unbiased newspaper makes it an excellent choice for your advertising needs. Reach out to your Marathi-speaking audience with a Lokmat classified through releaseMyAd. releaseMyAd is India’s largest self-service online ad booking platform with over a decade of experience in the ad booking industry. With its strategic ad placement techniques and a network of advertising partners located across the country, releaseMyAd is your one-stop solution for booking Lokmat classified ads. Guaranteeing you the lowest rates for all your ad requirements, releaseMyAd lives up to its motto of Smart Media Buying.

History of Lokmat

Lokmat is one of the top Marathi language newspapers in the states of Maharashtra and Goa. It is published by the Lokmat Pvt. Ltd and has a circulation of 1.6 million copies and a readership of 18.06 million. Lokmat newspaper has 11 editions in Maharashtra and Goa and one edition for Delhi.

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Lokmat was founded by a group of freedom fighters in the year 1917, from Yavatmal, a town in the state of Maharashtra. Later, it was acquired by the journalist Jawaharlal Darda, the group’s founder, in 1952. Lokmat’s first daily edition was launched from Nagpur on 15th December, 1971. In the year 2009, Goa edition was launched to specifically cater to the Marathi speaking population of the state of Goa.  

Today Lokmat is the most read Marathi language newspaper and the success of the paper is due to having a wide range of supply and promptness of the paper to reach at the subscriber’s doorstep on time. Moreover, the language used by Lokmat is easy and understandable and covers all the local news.

It has become the voice of the people and has become a platform in which problems of local communities are brought up. Lokmat has also earned a reputation for engaging in various social initiatives and actively helps in situations of calamities.

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Jawaharlal Darda’s son Vijay Darda is the current Chairman of Lokmat Media Pvt Ltd. His younger son Rajendra Darda is Editor of Lokmat Marathi and the Editor-in-Chief of other Lokmat newspapers. Devendra Darda is the Managing Director of Lokmat. Although, the company has a diverse interest in various other sectors and the owners are active politicians, Lokmat newspaper has held the primary importance for this group since inception.   

Lokmat is a dominant media player in the Marathi speaking regions of India. It has remained relevant because of the part it is playing in informing and entertaining. Lokmat is a lucrative platform for advertising for both businesses and individuals because of its high readership and circulation. It is a strong medium for its innovation and low advertisement cost. Anyone who wants to reach out to Marathi speaking population definitely thinks about Lokmat as the first option.

To make advertising in Lokmat easy and simple, releaseMyAd introduced online ad booking in 2009. With a few simple clicks of the mouse one can book any ad, may it be classified or display, in Lokmat from the comfort of their home or office. With INS accreditation releaseMyAd is fully trustworthy and is an online ad booking partner for Lokmat.

Ads in Lokmat can be booked by clicking on the link or reaching out to the customer support team at Phone/ WhatsApp number 9830629298 or by dropping an email at Live Chat option can also be availed from the 24*7 Live Chat support on the website. The efficient and experienced customer service team will not only help with questions and queries but will also help in selecting the focus release date, choosing the correct edition, budgeting, composing ad text or ad creative.