Mathrubhumi is a Malayalam news paper that is published in Kerala.
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It was founded by K. P. Kesava Menon in 1923 who was an active volunteer in the freedom struggle against the British. The word ‘Mathrubhumi’ means mother land. The newspaper is headquartered in Kozhikode. It has 10 printing centers in Kerala with prominent centres being Alappuzha, Kannur, Kollam, Kochi, Kottayam and Kozhikode. It has printing centers in other parts of the country and in Dubai and Doha as well. Former minister of state, M P Veerendra Kumar is the Managing Director and Chairman of the newspaper.