Nidhi Razdan Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 09 Dec, 2016
Facts of Nidhi Razdan
Date of Birth: 1978
Birth Nation: India
Name Nidhi Razdan
Father Maharaj Krishan Razdan
Mother Sarla Razdan
Nationality Indian
Birth Place/City India
Profession Journalist
Married Yes
Divorce Neelesh Misra
Education Lady Shri Ram College for Women
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The bold and beautiful journalist Nidhi Razdan is NDTV’s Senior Editor and News Anchor. She was born in 1978 in a Kashmiri Pandit family. She was born in India to Sarla Razdan and Maharaj Krishan Razdan so she is of Indian nationality and Kashmiri Pandit ethnicity.

Nidhi Razdan is a Hindu by religious faith. She has been continuously active in the TV journalism field over the years. She has covered a large number of issues from Political, economic and Social sector all over India. She is popularly known to be the host of NDTV 24x7 news show Left, Right & Centre.

Education and career

Though Nidhi Razdan was born in India ,she spent some years of her childhood in the USA. However, she grew up in Sheikh Sarai, New Delhi. At first, she was enrolled at Apeejay School.Then she received her education at Lady Shri Ram College for Women which is located in Delhi.She got herself enrolled in Indian Institute of Mass Communication from where she got a Post Graduate diploma in Radio and TV Journalism in 1999 .Her father, Krishan Razdan was also a journalist. That was a motivating factor for her to pursue journalism as a career.

From the time Nidhi Razdan joined NDTV in 1999, she is known as a popular news anchor and journalist in India. Nidhi is one of those dedicated journalists who believes in hard work and on the scene reporting for which she has been to Kashmir many times. She is widely known to be the anchor of most popular shows like The Lead, India Decides @ 9, Left, Right & Centre, and NDTV 24x7.

Personal Life

Nidhi Razdan was married to Neelesh Misra, a journalist and an author from India in 2005 who is also known to be a director, scriptwriter, lyricist and photographer. They enjoyed a lovely marital life for two years but were divorced later.

Rumors and Controversy

As Nidhi Razdan visited Kashmir many times for news reporting, there were rumors of her alleged affair with Jammu and Kashmir based Indian Politician Omar Abdullah. If those rumors are to be believed then Omar Abdullah was divorcing his wife Payal only to get married to a news anchor who was none other than Nidhi Razdan.

It is also said that Nidhi Razdan's marriage relation with her husband Neelesh soured because of Nidhi's growing closeness to politician Omar Abdullah. According to sources, Omar wanted to marry Nidhi but couldn't do so because she was a Hindu and Omar's party didn’t want him to get married to a non-Muslim girl.

Physical features and net worth

Nidhi Razdan is a fairly tall lady with attractive physical features. She has a fair complexion .Nidhi also got a number of awards and recognitions in her career. She got the Teacher's Achievement Award in 2011 and the Ramnath Goenka Award once. Nidhi is multi-talented and a versatile journalist so she receives a handsome salary. Her net worth is not known.

Extra Information

More information about Nidhi Razdan and her personal life can be found on the internet. Details are also available on Wikipedia. She is active on Facebook and Twitter from where her followers can get up to date with her online activities.