Rahul Kanwal Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 26 Aug, 2021
Facts of Rahul Kanwal
Date of Birth: 1980 , September-14
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: India
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Rahul Kanwal
Birth Name Rahul Kanwal
Nick Name Rahul
Nationality Indian
Birth Place/City Patna
Ethnicity Mix
Profession News anchor
Working For Television
Net Worth Unknown
Eye Color Dark brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color Mix
Weight in KG 65 kg
Married Yes
Married to Jasleen Dhanota (m. 2011)
Children N/A
Divorce N/A
Education Cardiff University
Awards ITA Award for Best Anchor - News/Current Affairs show
TV Show Seedhi Baat, Centrestage
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Rahul Kanwal is an anchor, managing editor, and journalist. He holds the position of Managing Editor on India Today Television and served as an anchor on Aaj Tak, an Indian television channel. 

Early Life 

Rahul Kanwal was born on September 14, 1980, in Patna, India. He is an anchor on India Today Television as well as on Aaj Tak, an Indian television channel.

Rahul’s father is an author, thinker, and strategic affairs, expert. He has a younger brother and he is in London. Rahul spent his entire childhood in Patna. He is of Indian nationality and belongs to the Asian ethnicity.

Education and career

Rahul Kanwal has completed graduation in mass communication from Patna University and later on, he pursued education post-graduation from Cardiff University.

In the year 1999, after his post-graduation, Rahul started his career from ‘Zee News’, an electronic media. He always gave fresh news which is as well true on his show. When Rahul was in the tenth standard, he decided that he wanted to be nothing but a journalist.

After some time, Rahul Kanwal joined Aaj. There, he worked as a news anchor which helped him to gain popularity among the common man. He is a very hard-working person and he worked around for 17 hours a day.

Rahul Kanwal has also appeared on television shows as a host. He hosted famous Indian television shows like Seedhi Baat and Centerstage. He has also won various awards including the ITA Awards for the best Anchor in the category of News/Current Affairs show.

Rahul has also been nominated for ITA Awards for the Best Anchor- Talk/Chat Show. For environmental Journalism, he has also got Rory Peck Award.

Personal life

Rahul Kanwal married in the year 2011 with Jasleen Dhanota. As he is a complete family person, he spends his leisure time at his home. On the regular basis, Rahul visits the Delhi Gymkhana club and after a hectic day to de-stress himself, he loves to play squash.

Height, Net Worth and Salary

Rahul Kanwal stands tall at a height of 5 feet 6 inches and weighs about 65 kg. The estimated net worth or salary of Rahul is not known yet.