Anjana Om Kashyap Biography


Anjana Om Kashyap, one of the most famous female TV journalist in India. She started her career in media in the year 2003 by joining Zee News. She is currently working on AajTak and hosting the TV program Halla Bol . She was born on 12th June 1975, in Ranchi, Jharkhand in Indian family. She was also raised in Ranchi. Anjana belongs to Indian nationality and her ethnicity is Bihari.

Education and Early Life

Anjana got the family which was always supportive of her decision to choose her field and persue it.She did her primary school from Loreto Convent, Ranchi. She finished her college From Daulat Ram College and later for her graduation as well as higher studies, she joined Jamia Millia Islamia College from where she finished her diploma in 2002.


Her first job was in social work and she had started her own NGO before joining the media. She has been active as a jornalist from 2003. In 2003, She joined Doordarshan and began working in the program Aankho Dekhi.then in the same year she joined to Zee News and started working there for a desk job; where she worked for about 5 years. Then she joined News 24 in 2007 and performed a very popular debate show “Do Tuk”. Then she shifted to Star News and worked as an Anchor. Anjana joined Aaj Tak in 2012 as deputy Editor and now she is working as top Tv anchor and News presenter. She has been honored with several prestigious awards in her life and in 2014 she won ITA(Indian Television Academy) Award for best anchor for News/Current affairs show.

Personal Life

As she works as a Tv journalist, nothing is her personal. So there are bound to be celebrity gossips about her love affairs and personal life. She got married around 15 years ago at the age of about 25, with a senior police officer of Delhi police Mr. Om Kashyap . It was an arranged marriage between both the families. Anjana has two children, a 15-year- old daughter and an 8-year-old son.