Mehram Publications Group


B.S. Bir

Founder & Chairman

Mehram Publications Pvt. Ltd. is one of the leading houses of publication with 8 publications in North India. Mehram has -

  • 2 Fortnightly periodicals
  • 2 Monthly periodicals
  • 4 Annual calendars

Mehram and Ghar Shingar are monthlies targeted at semi urban and urban readers whereas Modern Kheti - Punjabi and Modern Kheti - Hindi are fortnightlies catering to rural sector if Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttaranchal, etc. The pioneer publication, Mehram, was launched in May 1983 and has since become a touchstone for trust, credibility, innovation and excellence. It is this consistent performance that has been the driving force behind the brand’s incredible success.

It now boasts of 6 editions in 2 languages per month, making it the most widely read publication in the said region.

Over the past two decades, this lead is evident in its ever growing circulation figures which are a commendable figure indeed, considering it is a vernacular publication. The cumulative circulation is close to half a million every month and the readership is more than 2 million per month, making the group the clear leader in the entire region. Membership to INS and ABC was acquired in 1988 which was in force till 2004.

In 1999, the group introduced varied print media that was innovative and gave the group publications a wider readership base. The publications, along with the annual utility calendars make the group a household name in the regions it covers. In this segment, there are no competitors and the group enjoys complete monopoly. With more than six lakh prints annually, Ghar Shingar (Punjabi & Hindi) enjoys ample family readership. On the other hand, the Modern Kheti Agro Calendars (Punjabi & Hindi) has a dedicated printing of five lakhs annually.