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Kairali Channel by its very style and content en-capsules the quintessence of the culture, ethos and artistic aspirations of Malayalees. And not surprisingly, Kairali Channel has today emerged as an information-rich and viewer favourite channel that would entertain, engross and educate the Malayalee population all over the world.Kairalis vision is to create programmes that meet international standards of creativity and production excellence. And Kairalis mission is to rule the airwaves as the channel with the cutting edge viz the cutting edge of News breaking, programming and technical perfection. Today Kairali TV has emerged as the most preferred channel of Malayalees deeply entrenched in the minds of Keralites the worldover.


Board of Directors

Malayalam Communications Ltd is endowed with an eminent galaxy of Directors, every Board Member being a brilliant highflier in his own chosen field of vocation.

Padmashri Bharat Mammootty

Chairman - is three times winner of Indias most prestigious Bharat National Award for Best Actor. The Government of India has honoured him with Padmashri for his unique contribution to the art and culture of the Nation. He is undoubtedly the doyen of the Malayalam Film Industry and the superstar par excellence of the Indian film firmament having portrayed unforgettable characters in many Indian languages.

Shri. John Brittas
is the Managing Director & Editor of Kairali TV. Well-known journalist of 17 years standing. Youngest media head in Kerala. Passed out from Calicut University with First Rank in M.A. After completing post- graduation, proceeded to Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi and completed Ph.D. on Media. During his tenure in Delhi, covered important events like Babri Masjid demolition, Gujarat riots and Iraq crisis from Baghdad.

Shri P T Kunhi Mohammed
is an internationally renowned Producer and Director of Malayalam Films. A brilliant orator and creative personality, he was a Member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly for two consecutive terms.

Shri. C. K. Karunakaran

is an eminent Lawyer in the Honourable High Court of Kerala. He was also a member of the Indian Civil Services. Besides he is also a member of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors.

Shri. A. A. Rasheed

is a very prominent Lawyer of the Trivandrum Bar Council. A former Chairman of the Kerala University Union, he is actively associated with many cultural and artistic activities in Kerala including Soorya, Swaralaya and many other cultural organizations. He is also a member of the Marketing Sub Committee of the Board.

Shri. M. M. Monaye
is a practicing Lawyer in the Honourable High Court of Kerala. He is well known for his path breaking contributions to the Co-operative Banking Movement in the State and was the former President of the Ernakulam District Co-operative Bank. He is also a well known cartoonist and satirist.

Shri. V K Mohammed Ashraf

is a very well known business magnate and prominent Industrialist based in the Gulf. He is also associated with many cultural and artistic organizations and owns successful film and television based companies.

Shri. P A Siddhartha Menon

was the former Chairman of the KSEB (Kerala State Electricity Board) with over three decades of Engineering and Administrative experience in the power sector. He is also a well-known Agriculturist, and has won awards. He was the Executive Director during the formative years of our Company.

Shri. T. R. Ajayan

is a Professional Engineer with over three decades of exemplary service in the Kerala State Government Service. He is now successfully managing an IT based Company with worldwide operations. A great lover and exponent of art and culture, he is associated with many cultural activities of Palakkad. He is the Secretary of Swaralaya, Palakkad which has now become the cultural showcase of Kerala. He is also the Chairman of the Marketing Sub Committee of the Board.

Shri. A.Vijayaraghavan MP

is a senior member of the Rajya Sabha. He also holds the post of General Secretary of the All India Agricultural Workers Union. He shot into prominence as an influential student and youth leader and also occupied the post of President of Students Federation of India.

Shri. Ayarakath karakuni Moosa

Core Managers

Kairali believes that state of art is primarily a state of mind. In Television, technology matters; but creativity matters most. What are the world's best ideas and concepts, if they are not backed by a dedicated and competent team of professionals? At Kairali, investment in human resource is the sine-qua-non towards the pursuit of excellence. Today, Kairali TV has evolved and emerged as a channel of international standards, deeply entrenched in the minds of Keralites the world over, driven by the collective dynamism of the dedicated employees, The team leaders being:

Mr. M. Venkitaraman, Sr. General Manager- Finance             CALL : +91 98477 20015

Mr. K. P. Sukumaran Nair, Company Secretary                      CALL : +91 98477 20013

Mr. Prabha Varma, Director - News and Current Affairs       CALL : +91 94470 60108

Mr. John Fernandez, Senior Technical Manager                    CALL : +91 98477 20017

Mr. Somakumar, Director - Programmes                                 CALL : +91 94474 70174

Mr. S. Rajiv, General Manager - Marketing                               CALL : +91 9847720033