Anjana Om Kashyap Biography

Updated On Jan 06, 2019 Published On Jul 29, 2016
Facts of Anjana Om Kashyap
Date of Birth: 1975 , June-12
Birth Nation: India
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Anjana Om Kashyap
Birth Name Anjana Om Kashyap
Nick Name Anjana
Father Om Prakash Kashyap
Nationality Indian
Birth Place/City Ranchi
Religion Hinduism
Ethnicity South-Asian
Profession Journalist
Net Worth $7 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Famous for Appearance in Sultan and Tiger Zinda hai
Boyfriend N/a
Married yes
Married to Mangesh Kashyap
Children 2
Education Daulat Ram College,Jamia Millia Islamia
Awards ITA Award for Best Anchor - News/Current Affairs show
Movies Sultan, Tiger Zinda Hai
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Winner of ITA Award for Best Anchor, Anjana Om Kashyap is an Indian television journalist. She is best known as the news anchor of an Indian News channel Aaj Tak and also the hosts of debate show named Halla Bol.

Anjana Om Kashyap was born on June 12, 1975, and is currently 43 years old. She was born in Ranchi, India to father Om Prakash Kashyap. She grew up in Ranchi in a family that follows Hinduism. Her nationality is Indian, and she belongs to the South-Asian ethnicity.

TV journalist Anjana is an independent show presenter and news reader for Aajtak

Anjana is a well-educated journalist who has a good educational background. She is a graduate of Jamia Millia Islamia; she graduated in 2002. Anjana Om Kashyap also did the graduation in the diploma from Daulat Ram College and later started working as a journalist.

Kashyap is giving continuity in the same field since 2003. Now, Anjana Om Kashyap has changed into an experienced news anchor, and she is one of the high profile personality in the Indian television industry.

In 2003, Anjana joined Doordarshan and began working in the program Aankhon Dekhi. In the same year, Anjana Om Kashyap was also hired by Zee News where she worked for a desk job, under renown journalists like Ravish Kumar and Sudhir Chaudhary.

After working for half a decade at Zee News, Anjana Om Kashyap joined News 24 in 2007 where she ran a debate show Do Tuk which made her famous all over India.

Anjana is also well known for her role reporting on famous Indian movie, Sultan, featuring Salman Khan as the lead actor and Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli's wife as the lead actress.

Talking about Anjana Om Kashyap' personal life, she is a married woman. She married her childhood love, Mangesh Kashyap in a private wedding ceremony. Her husband, Mangesh is a senior police officer in Delhi.

As per sources, it has been around fifteen years that the couple has tied the knot and is still leading a blissful married life with no rumors of divorce and separation issues. Anjana Om Kashyap and Mangesh have two children; a son and a daughter.

Anjana Om Kashyap is a celebrity news reporter, who has won several awards such as Best Reporter of the year - National Television Awards (NT Award), Best Anchor by ITA, India Today Chairman's excellence award, Best Anchor by e-NBA Awards, Excellence in Journalism by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Best Anchor by IMWA Awards etc.

Overall, Anjana Om Kashyap is also known for her work at Star News and Aaj Tak. She reportedly earns around Irs. 25 thousand per day. Currently, Anjana Om Kashyap' net worth is reported to be around $7 million. Anjana is said to receive an annual salary of $5,073 from the networking channel.

She has not revealed the salary she received from the movies that she worked on,  but Tiger Zinda Hai had earnings of $51 million and similarly, Sultan earned around $93 million, from which Anjana Om Kashyap might have received a fair cut.

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Born in Ranchi

June 12 , 1975

Talented news journalist, Anjana Om Kashyap was born in the mid-1970s in Ranchi, India to Indian parents. She was born in the family from Hindu community. Her nationality is Indian and she is of South Asian ethnicity background.

Graduated from Jamia Millia Islamia

2002

Anjana Om Kashyap is not only known from her professional career but also from her education. She was once enrolled at Jamia Millia Islamia with a major in journalism. She finally earned her Diploma from there in 2002. She is Daulat Ram College graduate. 

Joined Doordarshan

2003

Anjana Om Kashyap is active in the field of journalism since 2003. In 2003, she joined Doordarshan and started working for the famous program Aankhon Dekhi. In 2003, she was hired by Zee News where she worked for a desk job. She worked there for about half a decade. 

Joined News 24

2007

Anjana Om Kashyap joined News 24 in 2007 with a show Do Tuk which made her popular all over India. She is also known for her work at Star News and Aaj Tak. She in recent days is involved with a famous talk show in Aajtak called Halla Bol.

Won ITA Award for Best Anchor

2014

Anjana Om Kashyap is a TV journalist from India. She is best known for being a news anchor of Aaj Tak news channel. She has been honored with several prestigious awards in her life. In 2014, she won ITA Award for Best Anchor for News/Current Affairs show.

Current Net worth

2018

Anjana Om Kashyap is reported to earn around Irs 25 thousand per day and have an estimated net worth of $7 million.