Not only the coastal districts of Karnataka like Dakshina Kannada Udupi and Uttara Kannada but also the neighboring districts of Kasaragod, Chikkamagaluru and Shimoga, the newspaper got readers. The Bengaluru edition was started in the third year of the magazine. The coverage of Vartha Bharati is spread across the state. Vartabharati has readers even outside Karnataka.
It entered the market on August 29, 2003 with Mangalore as the center. This daily is published by Media Communications Ltd. under the editor-in-chief of Abdhusalam Puttige (A.S. Puttige). printing SM Syed Khalil Media Communications Ltd. Abdussalam Puttige is also the Managing Director of the daily.