Paper Bundles were imported to India from Canada and Russia on Ships. 10 percent Custom Duty on them will be a huge burden on media houses, particularly those selling Newspapers with imported paper bundles.
Eenadu Management took damage control measures. Count of Tabloid Papers has been brought down to 16 from 20. District-wise Editions were discontinued. Instead, A common page was preferred for both Telugu States. Even the Constituency Zones were reduced.
Both Andhrajyothi and Sakshi might be heading in the same path. Not just these three leading Telugu Newspapers, Mediahouses across the nation has been taking cost-cutting measures.