On 4 November 1998, Prothom Alo began its humble journey of conquering the hearts of millions of readers with its credible and courageous news delivery through innovative presentation and layout. The unprecedented popularity of Prothom Alo, particularly in terms of circulation and readership, are not only new records, but also milestones in the history of newsmedia industry of Bangladesh.
According to National Media Survey 2016 of MRB Bangladesh, 5.3 million people read the print edition of Prothom Alo every day, and this is the highest readership number of all Bangladeshi newspapers.
Prothom Alo does not only have the widest reader base, but it also reaches the most sophisticated, affluent and highly erudite readers of Bangladesh. In all important demographic segments of readers, Prothom Alo is miles ahead of any other newspaper.
The online portal of Prothom Alo (prothom-alo.com) is the "Number 1" Bangladeshi as well as Bengali website of the world based on traffic and pageview. Currently around 9 million users access this portal every month with close to 150 million pageview from over 200 different countries and territories. Through all digital platforms - Bengali and English portal and mobile apps - Prothom Alo reaches to 1.2 million people every day in home and abroad.
Together with Print and digital versions, Prothom Alo reaches to 6.5 million people every day in home and abroad.
Beyond the border of Bangladesh Prothom Alo has two weekly overseas editions. Prothom Alo Weekly North America Edition is printed in New York and distributed to the expatriate Bangladeshis residing across USA and Canada. Prothom Alo Weekly Gulf Edition is printed in Doha and distributed to Qatar and Bahrain
Besides impartial and authentic news presentation, Prothom Alo’s effort in serving the community through numbers of philanthropic activities is acknowledged and applauded highly at home and abroad.
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On 4 November 1998, Prothom Alo began its humble journey of conquering the hearts of millions of readers with its credible and courageous news delivery through innovative presentation and layout. The …mehr zeigen