Ravish Kumar (born 5 December 1974) is an Indian TV anchor, writer and journalist who covers topics pertaining to Indian politics and society. He is the senior executive editor at NDTV India, the Hindi news channel of the NDTV news network and hosts a number of programmes including the channel’s flagship weekday show Prime Time, Hum Log and Ravish Ki Report.
He has received the prestigious Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Award for Hindi Journalism and Creative Literature for 2010 from the President of India (awarded in 2014). He was honoured with the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award for the Journalist of the Year 2013 (Broadcast). He has also won the Indian news television award 2014 for Best News anchor in Hindi. He was included in 100 most influential Indians 2016 list by The Indian Express. He was awarded the best journalist of the year 2015 by mumbai press club.
|Real Name||Ravish Kumar|
|Profession||Indian TV anchor|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’
|Weight||in Kilograms- 74 kg
in Pounds- 163 lbs
|Date of Birth||5 December 1974|
|Age (as in 2016)||41 Years|
|Birth Place||Motihari, Bihar, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|Hometown||Motihari, Bihar, India|
|School||Loyola High School, Patna, India|
|College||Deshbandhu college, University of Delhi
Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi
|Educational Qualifications||Post-graduate diploma in Journalism|
|Family||Father– Not Known
Mother– Not Known
Brother– Brijesh Kumar Pandey
Sister– Not Known
|Hobbies||Traveling, Reading, Watching Movies|
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife||Nayana Dasgupta (teacher of history at Lady Sri ram college)|
Son– Not Known
Ravish Kumar Some Top Facts
- Does Ravish Kumar smoke?: Not Known
- Does Ravish Kumar drink alcohol?: Not Known
- The district in which he was born is called history city “East Champaran.”
- His brother, Brijesh Kumar Pandey, is a member of the Indian National Congress.
- He married to Nayana Dasgupta who is a History-teacher at Lady Sri Ram College.
- He became popular after hosting a number of prominent shows at NDTV India including Hum Log, Ravish Ki Report and Prime Time.
- He developed a unique style of writing micro fiction stories i.e Laprek.