IBN Lokmat is a 24-hour Marathi-language news channel headed Prasad Kathe and Mahesh Mhatre. Based in Mumbai, the channel is a joint venture between Network 18 and Lokmat Media Pvt Ltd. As the most trusted source of news, IBN Lokmat stands tall amidst the clutter of Marathi news channels in India. The channel was launched on 6th April 2008 with a clear objective of creating a distinctive niche for itself in the Marathi general news category.
IBN Lokmat covers all latest news in Marathi including Maharashtra news, Pune news, Mumbai news, national news, international news, sports news, entertainment news, political news, business news & much more. Since inception, IBN Lokmat has been bringing credible bulletin and unbiased current affairs annotation with no political links or hidden agenda. With a sturdy team of veteran journalists and an extensive network of news bureau, IBN Lokmat has earned tremendous recognition for its responsible, precise and prompt reporting.
On 6th November 2017, the Network18 Group renamed IBN Lokmat as 18 Lokmat to make it even more appealing to the current generation. With a new line-up of programs and the introduction of fresh seasoned anchors, the channel has amended its content strategy catering to all towns, cities and villages of Maharashtra. Furthermore, the channel has reinforced its editorial crew and has launched new shows like Salaam Maharashtra, Shaharachi Khabarbat, Divasachya Batmya, Dhavati Shahar, 18 Lokmat Special, Channel Surfing, Dupaarchya Baatmya, Sandhyakaalchya Baatmya, Rashtra Maharashtra, Bedhadak, Aapla Gaon Aapli Batmi, Divasbaryacha Batmya, Mahamumbai, etc.
18 Lokmat has positioned itself on top of the ladder in the regional broadcast news industry. In the last 6 years, this 24hr news channel has won over 95 state and national awards for its authentic news and program presentations.
IBN Lokmat Contact Details
Contact Number – +91 -22 – 66899000
Address – 18Lokmat, Empire Complex, 414, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel Mumbai – 400013
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Official Website address – http://lokmat.news18.com/
Live TV URL link – http://lokmat.news18.com/live-tv/
Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/18Lokmat/
YouTube URL – https://www.youtube.com/user/IBNLokmattv/
Twitter URL – https://twitter.com/18lokmat
Google+ URL – https://plus.google.com/+18Lokmat