One of the most reputed TV journalists of India, Ravish Kumar is an Indian TV news reporter of NDTV India. He mainly covers news related to Indian politics and society. Ravish Kumar is married to Nayana Dasgupta, who is a head lecturer of history at Lady Sri Ram College, New Delhi.
How Ravish and Nayana met?
The couple first met each other when Ravish was pursuing his M.Phil. in Delhi and Nayana was in Indraprastha College. This beautiful Bengali lady and he later became close friends. Though being a man of a bit of shy nature when it comes to girls, Ravish anyhow won her heart. Nayana helped Ravish in learning English with depth knowledge. Ravish and Nayana were dating for a seven straight years. They used to usually meet at coffee houses or go for walks since he was in short of money at that time. And finally after seven years of dating, Ravish Kumar, and Nayana Dasgupta finally decided to tie their knot and give their relationship a name of “marriage”.
Ravish parents against marriage decision
As Ravish and Nayana were both from different cultural backgrounds, Ravish’s family was very reluctant about his marriage. But Ravish stood firm and was stick to his decision. This marriage had a big consequence that he is not in much contact with his family. Nowadays, he is in touch with only his parents. On the other side, Nayana has never yet met her in-laws due to this inter-caste marriage.
Ravish Kumar considers his wife the biggest inspiration of all. They seem very happy in their married life. They are parents to two beautiful daughters.
Controversy with Arnab Goswami
A very down to earth at the same time extremely sharp and humorous, Ravish has a fine capacity to understand issues. But quite surprisingly, this 42 years old personality was in criticisms because of his show on JNU Row and mishandling media where he was talking to some journalists, especially Arnab Goswami.
Recently, the NDTV senior journalist, Ravish Kumar’s Twitter account was hacked by a group, “Legion”, the same group who also hacked the twitter handle of Vijay Mallya and Rahul Gandhi.