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Chitra Tripathi Wiki, Age, Affairs, Family, Biography & More

Chitra Tripathi is an established News Anchor. She was born in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. She is currently working with the AAJ TAK news channel. She started her career by joining Sahara India. After that, she worked with many news channels like ETV News, India News, and News 24. She did her education from Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. After completing her primary education, she went to Deep Dyal Upadhaya Gorakhpur University for pursuing his graduation.

She has done her masters in Defense Studies. She is married to Atul Aggarwal. He is also a popular News journalist and Anchor. In 2015, Chitra was appreciated by presenting her the prestigious Ramnath Goenka awards. She also displayed her interest in NCC and in fact, she earned an award in that field. She gained working experience in several news channels like Sahara India, Doordarshan, News24, etc., Her marriage is a love cum arrange marriage.

Chitra Tripathi Biography

Chitra Tripathi

Chitra Tripathi

Chitra Tripathi is a newsreader and anchor by profession. She works for leading Hindi news channel Aaj Tak and does editing & anchoring.

Bio/Wiki

Birth NameChitra Tripathi
Nick NameChitru
Age(as in 2020) 34 Years
ReligionHinduism
CasteBrahmin
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignTaurus
Birth PlaceGorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Date of Birth11 May 1986
NationalityIndian
ResidenceSupertech Eco Village -1 Residential Apartments, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh
Home TownGorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
HobbiesReading Novels, Travelling, Cooking, Gymming

Family

Mother's NameNot Known
Father's NameNot Known
BrotherAmit Tripathi (Younger), Aditya Tripathi (Younger)
SisterShweta Tripathi (Younger, News Anchor)

Boyfriends/Affairs

Affairs/BoyfriendsAtul Agarwal (News Anchor)

Marital Status, Husband and Children

Husband/SpouseAtul Agrawal (m. 2008-present)
Marriage Date23 November 2008
ChildrenSon- Aum

Education

SchoolA. D. Government Girls Inter College, Gorakhpur
College/UniversityDeendayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University
Educational QualificationPost Graduate (Defense Studies)
ProfessionJournalist, Scriptwriter, Producer
Career Debut2005
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size36
Hips Size34
Waist Size30

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityNot Known
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack

Favourite Things

Favourite ActressRekha
Favourite ActorsAmitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan
Favourite WriterHarishankar Parsai
Favourite Animal Dogs
ControversiesIn 2016, she registered a complaint of domestic violence against her husband at the Police Station of Sector 24 in Noida. However, later, the couple sorts out the matter.
Chitra Tripathi In AAJ TAk

Chitra Tripathi In AAJ TAk

Chitra Tripathi is an Indian news anchor and journalist. She originally belongs to Gorakhpur and she has worked in famous television news channels such as Aaj Tak, ABP News, and India News, etc. She is currently working as a deputy editor and news anchor on the news channel Aaj Tak.

Chitra Tripathi With Her Parents And Siblings

Chitra Tripathi With Her Parents And Siblings

Chitra Tripathi was born on 11 May 1986 in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. She belongs to a middle-class Hindu Brahmin family. Her childhood was spent in Gorakhpur. Chitra Tripathi married a news anchor Atul Aggarwal on 23 November 2008. It was a love marriage. This couple has also blessed with a son. Her son’s name is Aum. Chitra Tripathi’s younger sister Sweta Tripathi is also a news anchor like her, who is currently working with Republic India.

Chitra Tripathi got her early education from Gorakhpur. She completed her schooling from A. D. Government Girls Inter College, Gorakhpur. Afterward, she did her post-graduation from Deendayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University. Chitra Tripathi did her post-graduation in defense studies. She had never even dreamed that she would work in television news anchoring.
Chitra wanted to join the Indian Defense. In childhood, she achieved the gold medal in NCC cadet and she has also participated in the parade on Rajpath on Republic Day.

Chitra Tripathi Net Worth

Chitra Tripathi estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Chitra Tripathi in 2019-2020?

Estimated Net Worth in (2020)$0.5 Million
Previous Year's Net Worth (2019)Under Review
Salary$6K Per movie/episode
Income SourceNews Anchoring

According to Various Online resources, famous News Anchor Chitra Tripathi’s net worth is $0.5 Million at the age of 34 years old. Chitra Tripathi earned the money being a professional News Anchor. Chitra Tripathi is from India.

Chitra Tripathi and Atul Agarwal's Marriage Photo

Chitra Tripathi and Atul Agarwal’s Marriage Photo

Chitra Tripathi With Her Husband And Son Aum

Chitra Tripathi With Her Husband And Son Aum

Career

Chitra Tripathi Awards & Achievements

2016Ramnath Goenka Excellence In Journalism Award
2018NCC Achievers Award
Chitra Tripathi Awards

Chitra Tripathi Awards

Chitra Tripathi started her career with a regional news channel ETV, after which she started appearing on National TV Doordarshan. In her 14-year (till 2019) career, she has worked with major news channels like News24, Sahara Samay, India News, ABP News. After joining ABP News in 2016, Chitra Tripathi’s face was successful in creating a distinct identity in the entire country. However, she has hosted shows like “2019 Kaun Jeetega”, “Kaun Banega CM”, “Modi Ke Char saal” and “Bihar Ka Neta Kaisa Ho” with this channel. For which ABP News also honored her with the Best Anchor Award.

On 11 February 2019, Chitra left ABP News and joined Aaj Tak. She is working on the post of deputy editor/anchor on this channel and at 7 pm, the show hosts ‘Desh Tak’.

Some Known Facts About Chitra Tripathi

  • Does Chitra smoke?: No
  • Does Chitra drink alcohol?: No
  • Chitra hails from a middle-class religious family.
  • Once, as an NCC cadet, she had received a gold medal at the Republic Day Parade in Delhi.
  • During her post-graduation, she never thought of becoming a journalist; as she wanted to join the Indian Army. But when she started her career at a Doordarshan Center in Gorakhpur, it changed her mind and she decided to pursue a career in journalism.
  • After moving from Gorakhpur to Delhi, she initially worked at Sahara India.
  • In 2008, she got married to her long-time boyfriend Atul Agarwal who is also a noted Hindi TV journalist and news anchor.
  • Before joining ABP News, she had worked with Doordarshan, India News, Sahara India, News 24, and ETV Network.
  • When Chitra was working at India News, the Indian Army gave her a letter of appreciation for her story ‘Hindustan Ka Mission Jai Hind.’
  • After joining ABP News in 2016, she started hosting shows like ‘2019 Kaun Jeetega’ ‘Kaun Banega Mukhiyamantri’ ‘Modi Ke 4 Saal,’ and the weekly show ‘Press Conference.’
  • On 11 February 2019, Chitra resigned from ABP News and joined Aaj Tak as the Deputy Editor and Anchor.” There she hosted the show ‘Desh Tak.’
  • Once, while in ABP News, Chitra did a story on a village in Uttar Pradesh where there was no electricity in any house; except the house of the local BJP MLA. Post her coverage, the electricity poles were erected all over the village within three days, and the villagers started experiencing electricity for the first time after India’s independence.
  • Chitra received huge popularity when she reported from Kumbh; riding a Bullet bike.

FAQ’s

Who Is Chitra Tripathi?
Chitra Is An Indian Journalist, Producer, And A Scriptwriter. In 2019, She Is Working As The ‘deputy Editor And Anchor’ At The Popular News Channel “Aaj Tak.”
What Is The Age Of Chitra Tripathi?
Date Of Birth 11 May 1986, Age (As In 2020) 34 Years, Birthplace Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Why Did Chitra Tripathi Left ABP?
According To The Speculations From The Abp Employees, Bajpai Was Asked To Resign After The Pressure From The Modi Government. According To The Wire, Milind Khandekar’s Exit From The Channel Was Also Triggered After The Story Of Chhattisgarh Farmer.
Who Is The Husband Of Chitra?
Chitra Tripathi Got Married To Her Long Time Boyfriend Atul Agarwal Who Is Also A Noted Tv Journalist And News Anchor. They Got Married In 2008. The Couple Has Son And They Are Living Happily In Noida.

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