Ravish Kumar NDTV : Caste, Salary, Wife, Twitter, Wiki, Prime Time
Ravish Kumar NDTV : Caste, Salary, Wife, Twitter, Wiki, Prime Time. He doesn’t need any introduction as he is a very popular Indian TV anchor. He has hosted many shows on various news channels and he is respected a lot by his Indian as well as the International audience. Ravish Kumar NDTV
Ravish Kumar is a reputed Indian TV anchor, writer and journalist who explains various aspects of society and Indian politics. He is also one of the senior-most executive officers of NDTV India. Ravish Kumar NDTV
Early life and background
Ravish Kumar was born in a small district of Bihar known as East Champaran, on 5th December, 1974. He belongs to an orthodox and conventional family of Jitvapur village. After studying in Loyola high School, Patna, he shifted to Delhi for his graduation from Deshbandhu College, Delhi University. Ravish Kumar NDTV
His main motive at that time was to give the UPSC Civil Services Examination. He started studying for Civil Services along with the course of B.A (Bachelors of Art). Ravish could not crack the examination of Civil Services as Mandal Commission of India declared that the socially and educationally backward people will be given more preferences and advantages.
This rule made it critical for Ravish Kumar and thus he decided to go for a post-graduate diploma in journalism from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication. He also loves travelling and playing chess.
The main source of income for Ravish Kumar is the fee that he receives for anchoring the various shows on the TV network. Ravish Kumar NDTV
The real name of this successful journalist is Ravish Kumar Pandey. Ravish Kumar NDTV
Date of Birth: 5th December 1974
Age: 42 years Ravish Kumar NDTV
Ravish Kumar has a tall height and he is 6 feet tall. In addition to this, he weighs about 74 Kgs. Ravish Kumar NDTV
Ravish Kumar is presently married to Nayana Dasgupta. Ravish Kumar NDTV
It is known that Ravish started his career soon after completing his diploma in mass communication. He was able to acquire all the necessary skills while pursuing a diploma. He later started working with NDTV India and he hosted shows like Ravish Ki Report, Prime Time and Hum Log with NDTV. All these shows became really popular because of his unique style of journalism. Ravish Kumar NDTV
It is also known that Ravish Kumar wrote many books and some of the books he wrote include Ravishpanti, Ishq Mein Shahar Hona, and Dekhate Rahiye. He had been in limelight because of his successful career and he won many awards because of the same. As per the information available, Ravish was honored with Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Award in 2010. The award was presented to him by the President of India and he received this award for his Hindi journalism and Creative Literature.
It is also known that he received Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award and one of the biggest honor for him was the moment when he was listed in 100 most influential Indians in 2016. The list was published by The Indian Express. Apart from these, he received several other notable awards and he is surely giving his 100% to journalism.
Ravish Kumar is married to Nayana Dasgupta, who teaches history at Lady Sri Ram college. He met this Bengali girl while doing his M.Phill in Delhi. They became very good friends and Nayana helped him with his English language. After a long relationship of seven years, they decided to get married. Their relationship was not accepted by Ravish’s family as the girl belongs from a different background and region of India. But he broke ties with his family after deciding to marry Nayana. However, presently he is in touch with his family but Nayana has never been able to meet her in-laws due to the broken ties. Ravish Kumar NDTV
Nayana teaches history in Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University. The couple have two daughters.
Ravish Kumar is earning a salary of Rs. 5 lakhs per month (approx) which does not include the perks and Employee stock option. (ESOs). Overall, Ravish Kumar’s monthly income could be an average of Rs.20 lakh taking his annual salary to Rs.2.5 crore. Ravish Kumar NDTV