The Bangladesh Protidin is the most popular Newspaper in Bangladesh. It published from Dhaka in Bengali language, the first official language of the nation. Information Minister Hasanul Haque Enu informed in a parliament session in June 2013, Bangladesh Protidin is highest circulated newspaper in Bangladesh. The main reason of this popularity is due to its low price (only 2 Taka) but quality news. It has one of the strongest panels of Journalists, who put their hands together to reveal the best out of the facts for the nation. Its current editor is Naem Nizam and it is published by Moynal Hossen Chowdhury on behalf of Bashundhara Group’s East West Media Group Ltd.
Bashundhara Group is expanding its business in various sectors. In 2009, they started a new enterprise, East West Media Group Ltd. It now owns four big media houses of Bangladesh. The Bangladesh Protidin newspaper is a concern of the East West Media Group Limited. Popular Bengali newspaper Kaler Kantho (Edited by Famous novelist Imdadul Haq Milan) and English daily the Daily Sun, and the online news portal banglanews24.com are sister concerns of The Bangladesh Protidin newspaper. East West Media Group Ltd is also planning to launch a FM radio and a television channel.
Regular sections of Bangladesh Protidin newspaper contains first and last page mainly featureing national news, Shompadokiyo, Nogor Jibon, Purbo Poshchim (World News), Orthonity (Economy related news), Photo Album, Showbiz (News and gossips of Bangladeshi as well as world showbiz), Desh Gram (Regional News), Rokomari (General Knowledge), Info Tech (ICT News and Reviews), Shikkha (Educational News and Tips) and Mathey Moidaney (Sports news and update).