Sumanth C. Raman is a well known media personality with regular appearances on National and Tamil television channels as a political analyst, anchor, and sports commentator. He is the host of BSNL Sports Quiz on Doordarshan's Podhigai TV channel. On October 2 2016, BSNL Sports Quiz celebrated its 750th episode, continuing to be India's longest running Television quiz and featuring in the Limca Book of Records.
Dr. Raman graduated with an MBBS from Madras Medical College in 1989 and went on to earn a diploma in Child Health and an MD in General Medicine.
Even as a young graduate who took the Hippocrates oath to protect and preserve the well being of his patients, he knew that what was needed was broader leaps in technology and social reform to improve the health of the population. This led him to a career in Information Technology solutions in healthcare, leading some of the largest implementations of electronic medical records and Hospital Information systems in different parts of the World.
Dr.Sumanth is passionate about social justice and ridding society of the inequities, which exist in all walks of life. He can be seen regularly on various channels championing truth in media coverage and fairness to all. He believes in arguing each issue on its merits and not based on political affiliations.