Mr. K. B. Ganapathy
Mr. K. B. Ganapathy, Editor of Star Of Mysore which is a widely read English
Daily is also the editor of 'Mysooru Mitra', a Kannada Morning Daily. He is
highly qualified with a Degree in Arts (B.A) as well as in Law (B.L). He holds
a Diploma in Journalism from Bombay.
In his distinguished career, he has practised as an advocate in the Karnataka
High Court and Civil Courtsin Bangalorefrom 1961 to 1965.
He worked as a Journalist (Reporter as well as the Sub-Editor) in 'Free-Press
Journal' and 'The Indian Express', Bombay till 1970.
He was then the Executive Director of an Advertising Firm in Poona from 1970 to
He is the Founder, Editor and Publisher of 'Star Of Mysore' and 'Mysooru
Mithra' since 1978.
In his career he has aslo publiched novels like 'Adarshavadi' in
Kannada(1992), a travelogue in english called 'America-An Area Of Light'(1993)
and a novel on Kodagu in english called 'The cross & The Coorgs'(1994).
He also has written a book called 'Abracadabra' which is a collection of
He has also contributed a number of articles to newspapers and magazines on
socially relevant subjects and politics.
He has travelled widely and visited South-East Asia, Israel, Egypt, England,
Europe and US.
He is the Vice-President Of Cauvery College for 6 years. He is also the
Vice-President of Mysore District Journalists Association. He served as a
member of Karnataka Patrika Akademi from 1993-1995. He was awarded the
'Karnataka patrika Akademi Award' in 2001.
His Interests include Art, Literature, Philosophy and Religion.