Kozhikode: Defence Minister A K Antony will launch 'MediaOne', the Malayalam television channel by renowned malayalam daily 'Madhyamam' and operated by Madhyamam Broadcasting Limited, at a function here on February 10.
Speaking to reporters here Monday, Dr Abdussalam Ahmed, Managing Director, Madhyamam Broadcasting Limited and O Abdurahman, Madhyamam Group Editor, said the channel would give equal prominence for both news and entertainment programmes.
Ahmed said there are also plans to start MediaOne Global for Non-Resident Indians.
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy would deliver the inaugural address, Leader of Opposition V S Achuthanandan, would inaugurate the studio complex and industries minister P K Kunjalikutty would inaugurate the news studio, he said.
Established in 1987, Madhyamam has within two decades added 11 editions in India and nine in the Middle East, where it is the largest circulated international Indian newspaper.