Sweta Singh Biography
Sweta Singh is one of the well-known news anchors who brought a glamor and beauty to the boring news making it interesting. She currently works as a News anchor and Executive Editor of Special Programming at India's leading news channel, Aaj Tak.
Early Life and Education
Shweta Singh was born on 21st August 1977, in Patna, Bihar, India. She was born in a Hindu family and it's her religion as well. She holds an Indian nationality and belongs to a Bihari ethnicity. She is a Bhumihar Brahmin by caste.
She has completed her graduation in Mass Communication from Patna University. She started journalism during her college days. In fact, Shweta started working for The Times of India from Patna. She dreamed of becoming a documentary filmmaker. However, there was something else in the destiny for her.
Shweta Singh came to Delhi in search of the wide horizon in media. In Delhi, she got a job in Zee News. After few months, she left Zee to join Sahara. Arun Purie, a renown media person noticed her talent and approached her for Aaj Tak. She instantly accepted the offer and she is now in Aaj Tak.
As you might know, there are lots of speculations going around in the media and the internet about the personal life of Sweta Singh. But, Singh never took pains to clarify her relationship status. However, we should always give her benefit of the doubt and respect, as her privacy and personal life is concerned.
There are also lots of discussions going around about the handsome husband of Sweta. It is said that she is married to Sanket Kotkar, who is from Maharashtra and are living in Delhi with a daughter.
News Anchor as Career
Journalist and News Reporter Sweta Singh has been a famous news reader and has broadened her career by working with Sahara News, Zee News and currently with Aaj Tak. She started her journalism and news reading career with times of India and then worked with Hindustan Times.
Aaj Tak news anchor bio gained its pace while she worked with Times but gained height while working with Zee News and Sahara News. Her new job with Aaj Tak has showered enormous respect and prosperity on her career.
Sweta Singh has been awarded a prestigious award for her program on Sports which was broadcasted in Aaj Tak. She was awarded by the “Sports journalism Federation”, her background got stronger with her work with Aaj Tak and the switch in electronic media in the year 1998 accelerated her salary.
Shweta has displayed exemplary talent and expertise in all sports related news and the show “Sourav ka Sizer” bagged her award in the year 2005.
Net Worth and Salary
Singh has earned a handsome amount of salary, as a news anchor earns an average salary of Rs 345,348 per year. Her net worth is close to millions as per earning.
Sweta Singh has good respect in social media. She has appreciatable followers in social media. Her profile twitter profile and Sweta Singh Facebook received innumerable hits and like for her shows.
Sweta had been bestowed with the Best news producer award in the prestigious ENBA awards for “Vandemataram”. Young and energetic Indian female news anchors consider her as an inspiring icon in journalism. Sweta got the highly prestigious ITV award in the year 2012 as the best anchor.
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