Anjana Om Kashyap Bio, Age, Family, Career and Profile

anjana om kashyap biography wiki

Anjana Om Kashyap, a well-known Indian news anchor, holds the position of executive editor at the Hindi news channel Aaj Tak. She is recognized for her programs Halla Bol and Special Report on Aaj Tak, as well as for hosting election debate shows that involve the audience. Anjana has played a significant role in the triumph of Aaj Tak, thanks to her assertive presenting style.


Anjana Om Kashyap Wiki Bio Quick Facts :

Date of Birth / Age : 12 June 1975 / 45 Years (as in 2020)
Nick Name : AOK [1]
Full Name : Anjana Om Kashyap
Birthplace / Home Town : Ranchi, Jharkhand (Origin – Bihar)
Nationality : Indian
Zodiac Sign / Sun Sign : Gemini
Religion / Caste : Hinduism / Bhumihar Brahmin


Height, Weight and Physical Stats :

Height : 163 Cm
Weight : 60 Kg
Body Measurement : 34-28-34
Eye Color : Black
Hair Color : Black

Also Read : Nidhi Razdan Bio, Age, Family, Career and Profile


Family and Relatives :

Father : Dr. Om Prakash Tiwari
Mother : N/A
Brother(s) : One
Marital Status : Married
Spouse / Husband : Mangesh Kashyap (IPS)
Son(s) : One
Daughter(s) : One


Education and Career :

Qualification : Honours in Botany, Masters in Social Work, Diploma Course in Journalism
School : Loreto Convent School, Ranchi
College / Universities : Daulat Ram College, Delhi University, Delhi School of Social Works, Jamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi
Profession : Journalist / News Anchor
Debut / Ex TV Channel : Doordarshan (2003), Zee News, News 24 (2007), Star News
Current TV Channel : Aaj Tak
Popular Shows
Badi Behas, Special Report, Halla Bol, RajTilak, Dilli Ke Dil Mein Kya Hai, DoTook, Aankhon Dekhi
Net Income / Worth : Rs 1 Cr / Year (Estimated)


Contact and Social Media Profile :

Twitter :
Facebook :
Instagram :
Email / Contact : N/A
Address : Delhi / NCR, India


Anjana Om Kashyap Favorites :

Hobbies : Reading, Travelling, Cooking, Watching Movies
Food Habit / Favorite Food : Vegetarian / North Indian Food
Favorite Actor : Shahrukh Khan
Favorite Sports : Cricket
Favorite Color : White, Green


Awards :

 2014 Best Reporter of the year in the National Television Awards, Best Anchor by ITA
 2015 Best Anchor by ENBA Awards
 2015 Best Anchor by IMWA Awards
 – India Today Chairman’s Excellence Award
 – Awarded for excellence in journalism by PHD chamber of commerce and industry
 – Distinguished Alumni Award from Jamia Millia Islamia university

Also Read : Rubika Liyaquat Bio, Age, Family, Career and Profile


Controversies :

  • While reporting about the 2019 Bihar encephalitis outbreak she entered the ICU at Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital. She was criticized for her disregard of ICU aseptic precautions and inappropriate behavior towards the doctor. The Indian Medical Association filed a complaint against her, stating that her actions had endangered the lives of children and were an attempt to gain fake publicity.


Some Known Facts About Anjana Om Kashyap :

  • Does Anjana Om Kashyap smoke? : Not Known
  • Does Anjana Om Kashyap drink alcohol? : Not Known
  • Her father, Dr. Om Prakash Tiwari was a medical Professional.
  • Anjana Om Kashyap belongs to the Bhumihar Brahmin Community.
  • After her school, she gave several medical admission tests but unfortunately, she could not have got it.
  • After that, she gave the UPSC Civil Services Examination, but even after going to the interview twice, she was still unsuccessful.
  • While preparing for the UPSC Civil Services, Anjana had obtained good information about many National and international issues. And this proved to be the turning point of her life, after that she thought of becoming a journalist.
  • Anjana Om Kashyap started her career and did his first job in Doordarshan’s program Ankhon Dekhi in 2003. After working for a few days in Doordarshan, she joined Zee News.
  • She worked in Zee News for about five years before joining News 24 in 2007. Her debate show DoTook, on News24 was very popular.
  • She then shifted to Star News before joining Aaj Tak. And she is still working with Aaj Tak as a Senior Editor and News Anchor.
  • Now, She is among the famous news presenters of India. She hosts a famous debate show on Aaj Tak named Halla Bol.
  • She is married to a senior IPS officer Mangesh Kashyap, working in Delhi Police Department. Presently, she lives with her family in New Delhi.


Disclaimer : We can not guarantee that the information on this page is hundred percent correct. If you think that any information is wrong or missing, please Contact Here, Comment below, Join Us on Twitter  and  Facebook or Mail us at