Jai Hind is a leading newspaper circulated in Rajkot, Ahmedabad, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Porbandar, Bhavnagar, Amreli, Surendranagar and Kutch regions of Gujarat, India.
N. L. Shah (Babubhai) was the founder of Jai Hind Newspaper. He was a true visionary to foresee rapidly changing printing and publishing technology trends and introduce and implement the same for the newspaper and its group publications.
It was the first daily Gujarati newspaper to be published from Rajkot. Being introduced in 1948 in Rajkot and circulation of Ahmedabad edition being started in 1962, it is the first newspaper in Gujarati to have introduced modern printing technology and speedy distribution system of the newspaper. It was also the first daily newspaper in Gujarat to have simultaneous editions from two centers.
Since its inception it has been meaningfully continuing its aim and its destination for service to the people, society, and to the country. It is marching ahead towards the path of Peace – Progress – Purity with ambitious plans and programs of expanding its network and widening its horizon.