Prothom Alo Founding year: 1998 Founder: Transcom Group Group: Transcom Group Editor: Matiur Rahman The Daily Prothom Alo is a Bengali Language newspaper which is the biggest and a highly popular newspaper of Bangladesh. It enjoys having the largest readership in the country. According to different surveys, Prothom Alo has a daily readership of almost 5 million showing its huge popularity among the masses. The website of Prothom Alo is said to be the most visited Bengali Language website in the world. A unique honor of this newspaper is to highlight sensitive issues of the society like discrimination of women and easily accessible chemicals that are used in crimes and domestic violence.