Palki Sharma (Journalist) Age, Height, Weight, Family, Husband, Net Worth

Palki Sharma is an Indian journalist and reporter based in Pilani, Rajasthan. She is best known as the CNN News 18 Network’s anchor and editor-in-chief. Palki is the managing director of ‘WION’ and presents the prime-time news show GRAVITAS Plus.

Palki Sharma (Journalist) Age, Height, Weight, Family, Husband, Net Worth

Quick Info

Full NamePalki Sharma Upadhyay
ProfessionJournalist, News Anchor, Designer
Famous ForBeing the former Journalist, News Anchor, and Managing Editor at ‘World Is One News’ (WION)


Date of Birth29 May 1982 (Saturday)
Age (as of 2024)42 years old
BirthplacePilani, Rajasthan, India
Zodiac SignGemini
HometownDelhi, India
SchoolLoreto Convent, Tara Hall, Shimla
College/University1. ICG Institute for Educational Research & Development
2. Alliance Francaise de, Delhi
Education Qualification1. Master’s Degree in Communication and Journalism from ICG
2. Certified C1 French Learner from Alliance Francaise de, Delhi

Palki Sharma Age

Palki Sharma Upadhyay was born on May 29, 1982, in Pilani, Rajasthan, India. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Age42 years old
Date of Birth29 May 1982


Marital StatusMarried
Marriage DateYear, 2008
Affairs/BoyfriendNot Known


HusbandSanket Upadhyay (Journalist)
Palki Sharma (Journalist) Age, Height, Weight, Family, Husband, Net Worth
ChildrenSon: Not Known
Daughter: Manya Upadhyay
ParentsFather: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
SiblingsBrother: Not Known
Sister: Sanchita


2004Hindustan TimesStaff Writer
2005CNN News 18Senior Editor, Anchor
2016iTV NetworkJournalist, Anchor
2019WIONManaging Editor

Physical Stats & More

Height (approx)In centimeters- 170 cm
In meters- 1.70 m
In feet & inches- 5’7” feet
Weight (approx)In kilograms- 65 kg
In pounds- 143 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack

Favourite Things

ActorNot Known
ActressNot Known
HobbiesReading books, Cooking, and Interior Designing
DestinationNot Known
Cricket PlayerVirat Kohli, MS Dhoni
Favourite FoodNot Known
Favourite PetDog
Favourite AttireSaree

Social Media Handles

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Net Worth

Net Worth in 2024$2 Million (Approx)
Net Worth in Indian RupeesINR- 15 Crore (Approx)
Palki Sharma (Journalist) Age, Height, Weight, Family, Husband, Net Worth

Some Lesser Facts

  • Palki Sharma Upadhyay is a renowned Indian journalist. According to an online report, on 2 September 2022, she quit the WION News channel as its Managing Editor.
  • Palki S Upadhyay was born and brought up in a well-to-do family. Reportedly, her father is a former well-known Indian cricketer, and her mother is a famous beautician.
  • In 2007, Palki S Upadhyay was honored with the Best News Reader Award. In 2020, she received the ‘Best International News Show’ in English award for ‘Gravitas’ at the News Broadcasting Awards (ENBA).
  • In 2016, Palki joined iTV Network news channel and raised as a successful anchor and journalist of the year.
  • According to Palki S Upadhyay, she likes painting pots in her leisure time. Reportedly, she is a multi-talented lady who loves to keep her involved in many artistic works.
  • During her short tenure at iTV network, Palki S Upadhyay became popular for holding daily debates and discussions on a variety of issues such as politics and its policies. According to her colleagues at iTV network, she used to guide and train them. She interviewed many trending personalities and contributed to daily news plans.
  • In an interview with a media house, Palki disclosed that she liked the story of her parents’ love marriage. She added that she liked listening to their love story, repeatedly. In the same discussion, Palki S Upadhyay continued by saying that she would love to pen their story if she ever got the chance in the future.
  • Palki S Upadhyay is a big lover of sarees and is crazy about collecting them for various events. This love and ardent desire for sarees motivated her to start her saree brand named Revya. This passion for sarees is reflected in her saree design.
  • Palki S Upadhyay is known for covering the news of Iraqi refugees and Tibetans in India. She was the first correspondent from India who covered Barack Obama’s presidential campaign in the United States.
  • On 2 September 2022, Palki S Upadhyay left WION, an Indian multinational English news channel headquartered in New Delhi, after working for three years as Managing Editor.
  • Her program Gravitas on Wion got the award for best international English program.
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