Board of Directors:

Dr. Vijay Kumar Poudel

Executive Chairperson

Dr. Vijay Poudel holds his PhD. from Tribhuvan University in Economics. Dr Poudel served as a member in the first Constituent Assembly. Dr. Poudel is also the Chairperson of Milestone International College, Ritz Hospitality Management College, Milestone school, Milestone co-operative and Ritz Institute. Renowned as the expert on the three-pillar economy, he is also running classes and training programs of the same to different people belonging to various sectors. He is author, translator and editor of various books. He frequently writes articles for different national newspapers and magazines.

Arun Prasad Nepal,

Member

Honorable Mr. Arun Prasad Nepal has completed Masters Degree in sociology from Tribhuvan University. Mr. Nepal is the Minister for Industry, Tourism, and Environment of Province 3, Nepal. Further, he is renowned personality in Hydropower industry and socio-political sphere. He is serving as chairperson of Araniko Hydropower Company. He has a deep interest in International Relations and Strategic diplomacy.

Lanka Bahadur K.C.,

Member

Mr. Lanka Bahadur K.C. holds Engineering Degree as his academic background. He is one of the prestigious construction professional and academician. Currently He is the Chairperson of renowned academic network KMC group. He is also the executive director of Lumbini Builders, the renowned construction company of the country. Further, Mr. K.C. is a Board Member of the Janata Bank Limited, Kathmandu. Previously, he was a Chairperson in the Triveni Development Bank that has been merged in Janata Bank.

Bhagirath Sapkota,

Member

Mr. Bhagirath Sapkota is one of the Young and successful entrepreneurs in Nepal. He holds Masters Degree in Business Studies from the Tribhuvan University. He is activist in tourism business. He is the Executive Director of Gochali Tours and Travels. He holds the position of co-general secretary in the ‘Udhyog Byabasaya Mahasangh, Nepal’.

Gopiraman Upadhaya,

Member

Mr. Gopiraman Upadhaya is a veteran literary figure as well as a renowned philosopher. He is most widely accepted mentor in progressive philosophical trainings. Mr. Upadhyaya has completed his Masters’ Degree in the Sanskrit Literature from Banaras Sanskrit University. He has authored more than 15 philosophical and literary books. Further, He has translated more than 15 books from Sanskrit, English and Hindi to Nepali. He is member of Nepal Pragya Pratisthan.

Premal Kumar Khanal,

Member

Mr. Premal Kumar Khanal is well known banker and has worked as the manager of Nepal Bank Limited. He is energetic activist of trade union movement. Currently, he is Member of Presidential council at World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU). His articles and books on trade union movements and industrial relationship have been published from different newspapers, magazines and publications.

Mrs. Rambha Paudel,

Member

Mrs. Rambha Paudel is a reputed name in the educational education sector of Nepal. She has received Masters Degree in Rural Development from Tribhuvan University. Mrs. Poudel is also the board member of Milestone International College. She is well read writer in the issues of women empowerment and social awareness. She has authored two books as well.

Dr. Ramesh Paudel,

Member

Dr. Ramesh Paudel is renowned scholar who has obtained his PhD in Economics from the Australian National University (ANU), Australia. He has extensive experience in the field of television industry and journalism. He is also known as the founder of development debate in the television industry focusing on governance, public awareness and development management issues. Dr. Paudel’s research fields are, but not limited to, Media Management, Economic Growth, Development Economics, International Trade, Trade Facilitation, Structural Transformation, Financial and Trade Reforms, South Asian Economics, Landlocked Economies, African Region, Foreign Direct Investment, Time Series Analysis and Forecasting, Panel Data Analysis, and Applied Economics. His articles have been published in peer-reviewed international journals and some books from Nepal and overseas. He has obtained many Research Grants from Australia, Nepal, Asian Development Bank, and the World Bank.

Narayan Prasad Subedi,

Executive Director

Mr. Narayan Prasad Subedi is an experienced banker. He had contributed as senior Manager in Rastriya Banijya Bank Limited for more than two decades. Currently he is heading a national union of Staffs for Bank, Insurance and Financial Sectors. He is an active Trade Union activist. He holds Bachelor Degree in Law. Now, he holds the position of the Executive Director of the company.

Message From Chairmain

Dear valuable readers, viewers, audiences and well-wishers! We are glad to announce Janata Prasaran Tatha Prakashan Limited (Translation: Peoples' Broadcasting and Publication Limited) as the only 'public limited' company involved in mass media sector of Nepal. We claim this company as one of the authentic and reliable, broadcasting and Publication Company of Nepal. Our emerging Company is currently operating satellite television 'Janata Television', a publication 'Janata Publication' and online news portal 'janatasamachar.com'. Very soon an FM radio is going to be on aired. Within few years, the company aims to establish a college for Sports, Film and Television studies. We are planning to run the courses for both under graduate and graduate level. Since 3rd May, 2017 (20th Baisakh, 2073) trial broadcast of Janata Television continued for 70 days. From 13th July 2017 (29th Ashadh, 2074) television started its regular transmission. The wide varieties of programs through our channel were admired by the viewers. As a result, Janata Television gained charming popularity across the country in short span of time. The range of acceptance that we are getting is really a motivating factor for us. We are debt with their valuable support, engagement and contributions. Through our publication we publish quality and progressive books that impart positive effects on society. We believe good books can change the lives. Further we provide the service of designing, printing and publishing as well.  To make readers choice easily accessible, we have arranged online purchase of the books through our website. We accept reviews and comments through the website. By this method we hope that our clients' thirst for knowledge and valuable suggestions for us both will be fulfilled in an easy and comfortable way. We believe in delivering quality content through our publications and broadcast. We are working round the clock to establish our company as an innovative and progressive digital media company.  All type of Medias will be blended under single umbrella of Janata Network. We are confident that, your first choice will be Janatasamachar.com, Janata Television and our other upcoming electronic media and publications. Lastly, we would like to extend our sincere gratitude to our shareholders, board of directors, staffs, customers, and all stakeholders in Nepal and abroad for being the part of our journey.  We look forward your continuous cooperation for many more years.