Late Shri S. L. Bajaj started a calendar printing press in 1882 in Lahore. His son Late Shri. A. P. Bajaj introduced Lotpot comics & Mayapuri.
Now, let us dive into the backstory of Mayapuri. From humble beginnings to innovative leaps, you’re in for a ride…
Launch of Arobans calendar printing press in Lahore, Undivided India
During the partition, the family business relocated to Delhi
Diversification of investments in the poultry and dairy business on two large land parcels in present day Gurgaon
Launch of Lotpot comics
Launch of Mayapuri Magazine with Bollywood journalism
Vertical integration with paper recycling plant, Bajaj Paper Mills Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Aman Bajaj, MD & CEO pioneered cartoon animation in India, and made
programs for Doordarshan
Became producers of fiction and non-fiction content on Doordarshan
Launch of second paper recycling unit
Became key producers of globally-aired content for Lashkara and ETC
Launch of Mayapuri Youtube channel
Launch of e-magazines for Lotpot and Mayapuri
Telecast of Motu Patlu on Nickelodeon + Animated by Maya studios +
Shahrukh Khan presenting the Best Animation Show Award - Motu Patlu to Mr. P. K Bajaj at the Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Award.
Launch of Sheikh Chilli & Friendz on Discovery Kids
Launch of Mayapuri.com and Bollyy.com
Inauguration of Motu Patlu statue at Madame Tussauds in Delhi
Release of Lotpot 2D moral lessons based stories in association with Zee5
Started IP based game offerings by Lotpot
Bringing the virtual audience closer to Mayapuri on the Metaverse.