MUMBAI: The Kerala-based Mathrubhumi Printing and Publishing Company is in plans to launch a 24-hours news and current affairs channel in the state.
The channel, Mathrubhumi News, will go on air in three months, said a source from the company, "We will be launching a 24-hour Malayalam news channel in about 3 months."
The channel will be based in Thiruvananthapuram.
There are currently four news channels in Kerala namely Indiavision News, Asianet News, People (Kairali) and Malayala Manorama channels.
Mathrubhumi has been managing content for the last 87 years and as a brand, it has got a strong attachment with the people of the state.