Ravish Kumar Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, NDTV India

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Ravish Kumar Biography

Ravish Kumar is an Indian journalist, author, and media personality. He is the Senior Executive Editor of NDTV India. Kumar hosts a number of programs including the channel’s flagship weekday. Show Prime Time, Hum Log, Ravish Ki Report, and Des Ki Baat.

He is one of the most renowned TV journalists and NDTV India is one of the most famous TV channels. Kumar has twice been conferred with Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award. For the Best Journalist of the Year and became the fifth Indian journalist. To receive the Ramon Magsaysay Award in 2019.

Ravish Kumar Age

Kumar was born on 5 December 1974 in Jitwarpur village near Areraj in East Champaran district of Bihar to Baliram Pandey. He is 47 years old as of 2021.

Ravish Kumar Height

Kumar stands at an average height. 

Ravish Kumar Family

He was born on 5 December 1974 in Jitwarpur village near Areraj in East Champaran district of Bihar to Baliram Pandey. However, he has not shared much about his parents and siblings.

Ravish Kumar Wife

He is happily married to his loving wife Nayana Dasgupta. Nayana Dasgupta teaches History at the Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi. The couple is blessed to have two daughters.

Ravish Kumar Children

Kumar and his wife Nayana Dasgupta are the parents of their two unknown daughters.

Ravish Kumar Education

Kumar obtained his high school education from Loyola High School, Patna.  He moved to Delhi for higher studies later. Kumar graduated from Deshbandhu College, affiliated with the University of Delhi.

He enrolled in a post-graduate diploma in Hindi Journalism from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication eventually.

Ravish Kumar Salary

Kumar receives an annual salary of Rs. 2.16 – 2.40 Crore INR.

Ravish Kumar Net Worth

Kumar has an estimated 20 million USD, which in Indian Currency is approximately equal to 143.82 Crores Indian Rupee.

Ravish Kumar Career

Kumar is the Senior Executive Editor of NDTV India as of 2022. He hosts a number of programs including the channel’s flagship weekday show Prime Time. Hum Log, Ravish Ki Report, and Des Ki Baat. Kumar has received death threats in the past for his journalism.

Ravish Kumar  Awards

  • 2019; the Ramon Magsaysay Award.
  • 2017, 2013; the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award.
  • 2017; Gauri Lankesh Award for Journalism, first Kuldip Nayar journalism award.
  • 2010 awarded in 2014, Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Award for Hindi Journalism and Creative Literature.
  • 2016; most influential Indian nd also named journalist of the year by Mumbai Press Club.

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