Who is Indian Journalist Richa Anirudh?
Richa Anirudh is famous for her talk show namely Zindagi Live, which came on IBN7. She was on the award-winning for all its six seasons. Amity University awarded Richa as the Most Promising Young Female Journalist. Now, she hosts the show Dilli Meri Jaan on Big FM in India. Richa is busy with her work as an anchor for News Chanel IBN7’s prime time bulletins.
She works in the School Magazine- School lives as the Editor in Chief as well.Anirudh received the famous Chevening Gurukul Scholarship from United Kingdom government back in 2012. Richa was on the Expert advisor for the Television game show named Kaun Banega Crorepati hosted by Amitabh Bacchan.
|Profession||Journalist, Author, Host, Editor|
|Popular for||Zindagi Live|
|Estimated Net Worth||N/A|
|Birthday and Zodiac|
|Age||46 Years (AS in 2021)|
|Date of Birth||May 31, 1975|
|Birth Place||Uttar Pradesh, India|
|School / University||Behari Degree College|
|Height||5 feet, 8 inches|
|Family & Relatives|
|Father||Dr. Harish Badal|
|Siblings||Tapas and Yash|
|Social Media||Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Website|
Richa Anirudh Age, Height, Birthday, Family
Richa grew up in Madhya Pradesh. She was born on May 31, 1975. Her family side includes her parents Rekha and Dr Harish Badal and two siblings Tapas and Yash. Sources mention Richa had an interest in art from a young age itself. While her family lived in Jhansi, she shifted to Ajmer after marriage.
Richa completed her high school studies from Christ The King College. She studied science at Bipin Behari Degree College. After her graduation, she joined a three years master’s diploma course in computer software development. Richa’s husband’s name is Aniruddha Thatte and daughter is Ayesha Thatte.
Richa Anirudh Career
Richa began to work as a freelance host back in 1996 at DD-National; she hosted the show named Ankur there. After moving to Ajmer in 1998, she got into Dainik Navjyoti as a trainee. Later in 2001, she moved to Delhi and worked as an Office Administrator for Pt. Ravi Shankar.
Afterwards, Anirudh started hosting shows for ETV Urdu and DD Sports. AIR FM selected her as the Radio Jockey the same year. Richa entered the field of news journalism when she entered Zee News in 2002 as a reporter. She worked there for three years until she moved to Channel 7/ IBN7. She hosted the show Zindagi Live there and did so till 2013. After four years, Richa did the Zindagi Live Returns as a host. Subsequently, she started a YouTube show Zindagi With Richa.
Apart from TV shows, Richa was an RJ for Big FM. She hosted Dilli Meri Jaan, a breakfast show and Big heroes. Richa works as the Editor in Chief for the school magazine called School Live. She contributes to the student exchange with her work at the position.
Richa Anirudh Awards
Richa was among the twelve best anchors of next-generation hosted by the Pitch Magazine across different Indian News channel. Ekta Mission gave her the best anchor’s award in 2005. Anirudh got the Amity media excellence award for the title Most Promising Young Female Journalist.
Indiantelevision.com awarded her show Zindagi Live as the Best Talk Show. For topic related to gender sensitivity, she received the Ladli media award from UNFPA.
Richa Anirudh Salary
While the exact details on her income are unknown, the estimated salary of Richa Anirudh is over Rs. 55000. She earns from her work as a journalist.
Facts About Richa Anirudh
- She enjoys reading and travelling.
- Her pet’s name is Rio.
- She is an Osho follower.
- Her favourite food is GolGappe.
- Her favourite actors are Amitabh Bachchan and Waheeda Rehman.
- Find her on Instagram @richaaniruddha.
Frequently asked Questions
- Is Richa Aniruddha married?
Yes, She is married to Anirudh Thatte.
- Who is Richa Anirudha’s husband?
Richa’s husband is Anirudh Thatte who is from from Ajmer, Rajasthan.
- How old is Richa Anirudha?
Richa is 46 Years old as in 2021.