Voice of North and Hyderabad Karnataka


With the launch of this blog we bring you an English edition of Lokadarshan through which we will be sharing some of our best stories on Belgaum. For now, we will be covering feature stories on Belgaum, and promise to provide you the best weekend read. Happy Reading!

Fifty four years old, Lokadarshan is the number one Kannada Daily Newspaper published from Belgaum. With two more editions published from Bellary & Koppal Lokadarshan is a very popular newspaper covering nine districts of North Karnataka. Lokadarshan was started by Mohan Desai which was the only Kannada daily in Belgaum then. Today, it’s owned and published by his son Sharatchandra Desai. We have editions from Belgaum, Gadag, Haveri, Hubli, Dharwad, Bijapur, Bagalkot, Karwar, Bellary and Koppal. Lokadarshan has also been recognised as a Regional Newspaper by the State Govt..