Ramesh Agarwal is a media baron of India. He owns the Dainik Bhaskar group of newspapers that has a presence in 26 cities and six states of India and has an estimated readership of over 15 million. He has been on the Board of D.B. Corp Limited since December 10, 2005. He holds a post-graduate degree (Master’s in Arts) in Political Science from Bhopal University, Bhopal. He has more than 42 years of experience in the publishing and newspaper business and has been engaged in the running of the organization for over four decades.
The group has recently entered into English media by launching DNA in partnership with the Zee group.
The group plans to launch FM stations in 17 Indian cities soon.
Ramesh Agarwal has three sons: Sudhir, Girish and Pawan. They work with their father.