Ravish Kumar Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Ravish Kumar

Biography / Wiki

The Ramon Magsaysay Award Winner, Ravish Kumar Pandey is considered one of the most popular Hindi journalists, authors, and TV anchors in India. He serves as the Senior Executive Editor of NDTV India and hosts a number of programs including Prime Time, Hum Log, Ravish Ki Report, and Des Ki Baat.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 5 December 1974, Ravish Kumar turned 46 years old in the year 2020. He is tall with a height of 183 centimeters and 6’0” in feet & inches. He possesses a fit and healthy personality with a weight of 74 in kilograms and 163 lbs in pounds. He seems more elegant with his Black eyes and Salt and Pepper’s hairs.

Net Worth

According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Ravish Kumar is around $20M approx.

Education / Family

Ravish was born and raised up in Jitvarpur village in Motihari, Bihar, and belongs to a Hindu family. He is the proud son of his father Baliram Pandey and his mother’s name is not known. He has one brother Brajesh Kumar Pandey (Politician).

He completed his schooling at Loyola High School, Patna, India, and further enrolled at Deshbandhu College, the University of Delhi for higher studies. Later, he joined the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi to complete his post-graduate diploma in Hindi Journalism.


Ravish Kumar Pandey

Nickname Not Known
Birth Place Jitvarpur village in Motihari, Bihar
Date Of Birth 5 December 1974
Age 49 Years
Height In centimeters – 183 cm

In feet inches –6’0”

Weight In Kilograms- 74 kg

In Pounds- 163 lbs

Eye Color Blak
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Profession Journalist, TV Anchor, Author
Sexual Orientation Straight
School Loyola High School, Patna, India
College • Deshbandhu College, University of Delhi

• Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi

Religion Hinduism
Nationality Indian
Home Town Motihari, Bihar
Debut The year 1996
Fathers Name Baliram Pandey
Mothers Name Name Not Known
Brothers Brajesh Kumar Pandey (Politician)

Ravish Kumar & Brajesh Kumar Pandey
Ravish Kumar & Brajesh Kumar Pandey

Sister Not Known

Career / Fashion And Style

He started his career in 1996 by joining NDTV India. He started as a Reporter. Then he posted to a senior post rapidly. Thereafter, he promoted to senior executive editor and hosts show like Ravish Ki Report, Hum Log, and Prime Time which were considered some of the most-watched Hindi news shows.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

He got married to his long term girlfriend Nayana Dasgupta. He met Nayana during his M.Phil. studies. He broke the ties with his family for Nayana and got married to her and with whom he blessed with two daughters.

Girlfriends Nayana Dasgupta (History Teacher)
Marital Status Married
Wife Nayana Dasgupta (History Teacher)


Nayana Dasgupta
Nayana Dasgupta

Children Daughter(s) – 2 (Names Not Known)

Favorite Things

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Favorite Actors Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Musical Instrument Not Known
Favorite Singer(s) Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar, Mukesh, Mohammed Aziz
Favorite Teacher Late Parthasarathi Gupta (History Professor of Delhi University)
Favorite Destinations Not Known
Favorite Color(s) Not Known

Ravish Kumar

Some Interesting Facts About Ravish Kumar

  • Ravish left Twitter in August 2015 after being repeatedly trolled on Twitter.
  • He received Ramon Magsaysay Award in 2019.
  • Ravish used to wrote short stories and call these stories Laprek- Laghu Prem Katha.
  • In a book titled “Ishq Mein Sheher Hona”, he compiled his all stories.
  • He has his own personal blog – ‘naisadak.blogspot.com.’