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Top 10 Language Dailies: Indian Readership Survey (IRS) 2010 — Quarter 1

Following are the top ten language daily newspapers in India, according to the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) 2010 Quarter 1 released recently by the Media Research Users Council (MRUC). The survey was conducted by Hansa Research.

Note: These are all readership figures (in lakhs) and not circulation numbers.

TOP 10 LANGUAGE DAILIES
Rank Newspaper IRS 2009 R2 IRS 2010 Q1
1 Malayala Manorama (Malayalam) 91.8 95.94
2 Lokmat (Marathi) 71.04 73.61
3 Daily Thanthi (Tamil) 75.17 73.53
4 Mathrubhumi (Malayalam) 66.78 66.98
5 Ananda Bazar Patrika (Bangla) 64.74 65.32
6 Eenadu (Telugu) 62.24 59.43
7 Gujarat Samachar (Gujarati) 52.09 52.17
8 Dinakaran (Tamil) 52.71 51.93
9 Sakshi (Telugu) 45.56 45.64
10 Daily Sakal (Marathi) 38.67 40.92
(All figures are in lakhs; IRS 2009 R2: IRS 2009 Round 2; IRS 2010 Q1: IRS 2010 Quarter 1)
Date posted: August 13, 2010 Last modified: May 23, 2018 Total views: 1355