Shri Group, which has presence in real estate, and electronic and print media, has announced the launch of ‘Shri World’, an upscale general interest, currentand social affairs monthly publication in Hindi.
Rajendra Bahadur Singh, who has been heading Shri Media Ventures since 2011, will be the Editor of the magazine. Singh a rich journalistic experience of 27 years with leading publications such as Dainik Bhaskar, Swatantra Bharat, Hindustan, Jansatta Express, Aaj, and Rashtriya Sahara.
The magazine will initially be circulated in Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, with plans to expand circulation to other states over the next two years.
‘Shri World’ will cover a wide gamut of topics ranging from social, political, economics, sports, youth, and women to health, literature, international affairs, employment, entertainment, food, lifestyle, religion and festivals.
Speaking at the launch, Manoj Dwivedi, Chairman & Managing Director, Shri Group said, “We are living in extraordinary times where people are losing faith in the three pillars of democracy. Under these circumstances, the media needs to take up the bigger responsibility of taking the people of our country from darkness to enlightenment. We, through Shri News channel, Shri Times - a daily newspaper, and Awami Nazar - an Urdu daily, have been contributing our bit towards that end. Now, ‘Shri World’ will also carry forward that mission.”