Palki Sharma Upadhyay Biography, Age, Husband, Net worth

Palki Sharma Upadhyay is a famous Indian news anchor, journalist, presenter, and editor at “World Is One News” (WION). She is well-known for hosting India’s only international news and views prime time show tagged “Gravitas.” 

Palki Sharma Upadhyay is well-known for her contributions to the media industry and the journalism profession. In this article, I will share Palki Sharma Upadhyay’s biography, career, salary, age, education, husband, net worth, and other enticing things you probably didn’t know about her. Before we continue, let’s take a quick look at her profile.

Profile summary

NamePalki Sharma Upadhyay
Age41 years
Date of birth29th May 1982
Marital statusMarried
HusbandSanket Upadhyay
OccupationNews anchor
Net worth$700,000 – $3 million

Palki Sharma Upadhyay Biography 

Famous for her distinctive contributions to journalism, especially in her country, India, Palki Sharma Upadhyay was born on the 29th of May 1982 in India. 

Born in the Pilani, Rajasthan part of India, Palki is originally a native of Delhi. She was raised along with her other siblings and was, by extension, one of the famous children of her parents. 

Palki Sharma Upadhyay Education 

Attending and obtaining her first degree (Bachelor’s degree) from one of the universities in India, Sharma received a Master’s Degree in communication and Journalism from the prestigious ICG Institute for Educational Research & Development, India.

Moreover, she holds a degree/certificate from Alliance Francaise de Delhi as a Certified C1 French Learner. Of course, she has both her elementary and high school graduate certificates in the bag. 

Palki Sharma Upadhyay Career 

Kick-started a career in the media industry as a news presenter; Palki’s career in the industry started in 2002 when she made an appearance as a news anchor on India’s most extensive broadcasting television network- Doordarshan. Then, she hosted for the regional and national channels.

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Palki Sharma Upadhyay

Joining the famed Indian media house “Hindustan Times” in 2004 as a staff writer, Palki Sharma Upadhyay wrote news stories ranging from social to civic issues affecting their state. 

Notably, at “Doordarshan,” she took care of shortlisting, formatting, and writing stories on current affairs. Side by side, she also took care of giving film reviews and copy-editing segments of the Jaipur edition while she worked with “Hindustan Times.” 

Worked with CNN-IBN for about eleven years as a journalist, and Upadhyay worked with WION for a couple of years. During her days at WION, she hosted the outlet’s prime-time show tagged “Gravitas.” 

Similarly, she worked as an anchor and senior editor for CNN-News18 for about ten years. Then, she anchored the TV station’s shows like chat shows, news stories, and breaking needs coverages.

While her stay at the stated TV station lasted, she was able to interview as many famous figures. Speaking of interviews, she has interviewed popular authors, film actors and actresses, business heads, cabinet ministers, sports stars, young achievers, social activists, artists, and many other sects.

Palki Sharma Upadhyay Age

Well, dear, when this article was last updated on Thrill NG, Palki Sharma Upadhyay was old. She was born on 27th May, and so should celebrate her birthday every 27th May.

Having Gemini as her zodiac or birth sign, Upadhyay is originally a native of Pilani, Rajasthan. She holds Indian citizenship by birth—by default, as you may have imagined.

Palki Sharma Upadhyay Parents

According to our team’s findings, although we couldn’t retrieve their names, her father and mother were working-class parents at the time she was raised. Mainly, her father is a cricketer while her mother is a famous beauty expert. 

Palki Sharma Upadhyay Husband

Dated for quite some years, Palki Sharma and her now-husband Sanket Upadhyay got married in 2008 in India. According to our research, Palki’s husband is also a journalist known for his industry work.

Palki Sharma Upadhyay and her husband, Sanket Upadhyay, have been married for over a decade. Notably, they have a daughter together with whom they live in a state in India.

Palki Sharma Upadhyay Height, Weight

Standing reasonable feet above the ground, Upadhyay has black-colored hair and a black-colored pair of eyes. Palki’s favorite attire is Saree, practicing Hinduism and enjoying reading, designing, and cooking as hobbies.

In one of her many interviews, she revealed that “Indian Summer – Alex Von Tunzelmann; Angela’s Ashes – Frank Mc Court; The Bluest Eye – Toni Morrison; In Other Rooms, Other Wonders – Daniyal Mueenuddin; and Love In A Blue Time – Hanif Kureishi are her favorite books.

Palki Sharma Upadhyay Net worth

Palki Sharma Upadhyay has an estimated net worth of between $700k thousand and $3 million. She earns her net worth from her career as a journalist.

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