Garhwal Post has established
itself as a credible, balanced
and forward looking newspaper in
India. Based in Uttarakhand, the
daily is read by the aware,
socially and culturally
responsible, high-income elite
of society. As a result, it
serves as the cost-effective
vehicle for advertisements
targeted, in particular, at this
segment. The newspaper not only
preserves the brand equity of
products; it also imparts its
own brand equity earned through
considerable effort over the
of Garhwal Post
The Garhwal Post was launched on
27 September 1996 as a weekly
newspaper. On 2 July, 2006, the
daily edition was launched.
A brief about Satish Sharma:
Satish Sharma is Editor and Owner of Uttarakhand’s Premier English daily, ‘Garhwal Post’, which is in its 20th year of publication. Active in journalism from 1988, elder son of veteran journalist Shri Upendra Kumar Sharma and a second generation journalist he also has a publishing house. He has travelled extensively in India and abroad.
Born in Roorkee on 22/8/1970, Satish did his advanced journalism from the International Institute of Journalism, Berlin in ’93. From a very young age
he picked up and developed a hold of printing business in all its dimensions, from technical to marketing.
Satish began his career as a reporter for ‘Doon Dwar’ and then served as Bureau Chief in Dehradun of Hindi Daily ‘Vishwa Manav’ for a year and a half. Following this, he freelanced for some time, during which time his work was published in a number of prominent newspapers.
On 27 September, 1994, he
launched the Garhwal Post
(Weekly edition) and is its
The fact that the newspaper has shown a continuous rise in circulation and turnover in its 19 years of existence is a tribute to his abilities, particularly in demanding conditions that prevail in a small city like Dehradun.
In 1997 and 1998, he was the General Secretary of the Dehradun unit of the UP Working Journalists Union. He has also held the post of Treasurer, Uttaranchal Working Journalists Union. In 2003, he also held the post of Treasurer of Doon Press Club.
Satish is also promoting the state through its film company ‘Uttarakhand Film Producers Enchanting Himalaya’ amongst the Indian and foreign filmmakers.
Currently he is also Chairman of Pestalozzi Children’s Village Society, an International initiative working to educate underprivileged children.
He has also compered several programmes for Doordarshan and various other TV channels. He is an actor also and has worked in a TV serial ‘Uttarakhand Ke Janbaaz’ and acted in few movies. The latest being ‘Sultan’ with Salman Khan releasing 8th July.
He is married and has a son and a daughter.
You can follow him on social media.
The daily Garhwal Post has added
a substantial new dimension to
the style of journalism that the
weekly Garhwal Post represented
for over a decade. It belongs to
a region that has suffered
neglect in various ways. The
creation of a separate state was
an acknowledgement of these
difficulties. As such, apart
from functioning as a vehicle
for news, Garhwal Post has the
responsibility of helping create
an environment that leads to
generation and social awareness.
As a regional newspaper of
considerable influence it is
playing its role in combating
the backwardness of the
Targeting new generation
It is fast expanding its
footprint across a growing
readership, particularly of
young people. It is truly on the
way to becoming the newspaper
'For Tomorrow's People'.
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Garhwal Post gives the biggest
bang for the buck because it is
subscribed to by the most
influential and high spending
sections of society.
Satish Sharma (Publisher and
Rajiv Sharma (General Manager
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