E Perumal (BharathiTamizhan)

Online Editor, The Hindu Tamil

E Perumal, also known as BharathiThamizhan, joined The Hindu Tamil in September 2013 during its inception, and has been the Online Editor ever since.
With a burning passion to be a journalist right from his early age, he started his career as a Reporter in a few magazines.Backed by strong knowledge in publishing, he launched his own Free-mailer Magazine 'Chennai Seithigal' which was circulated in and around Chennai.
His communication skills and attitude towards work lead him to join Kungumam, a Tamil weekly, as a Reporter in 2000.With the added experience, he joined Kumudham, a Tamil Weekly, in 2003 as a Reporter. During his time here, he wrote many human interest stories and political analysis articles which were widely appreciated. He played a key role in Surveys of Parliament (2004) and Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections (2006). In 2006 he joined the Vikatan Group as Reporter withJunior Vikatan. He got the opportunity to work as Assistant Web Editor in vikatan.com. His interest towards digital journalism led him to become the Chief Web Editor of vikatan.com before he joined The Hindu Tamil.