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Chitra Tripathi Wiki, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Career, Biography & Facts

Chitra Tripathi is an Indian journalist. She appears on India’s most popular new channel “Aaj Tak” and works as the ‘Deputy Editor and Anchor’. Check out more about Chitra Tripathi from the given article.

Chitra Tripathi

Chitra Tripathi Age

Journalist Chitra Tripathi was born on Sunday, 11th May 1986 (age 33 years old; as of 2020). She was born to the Hindu family of Gorakh Pur, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Chitra Tripathi Wiki

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Chitra Tripathi Bio-data
Real NameChitra Tripathi
Nick NameChitru
Birth-date11th May 1986 (Sunday)
Age33 years (as of 2020)
ProfessionJournalist, Script Writer, Producer
HobbiesReading, Cooking, Gymming, Travelling
Acting DebutNone
Famous ForAaj Tak new presenter
Net WorthNot Known
Political InterestNot Known
Physical Appearance
Height(Approx)In feet: 5' 6"
In centimeter: 168cm
In meter: 1.68 m
Weight(Approx)In kilogram: 55 Kg
In grams: 121 Lbs
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Zodiac SignTaurus
Food Habits:Vegetarian
Family Background, Education
FatherName Not Known
MotherName Not Known
SiblingsSister: Shweta Tripathi (Younger)
Brother: Amit Tripathi, Aditya Tripathi
Born PlaceGorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Current CityDelhi, India
SchoolA.D. Govt. Girls Inter College, Gorakhpur
CollegeDeen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, UP
Education QualificationGraduate
Boyfriend, Husband, Marriage
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date23 November 2008
Husband/Spouse NameAtul Agarwal (news anchor)
BoyfriendAtul Agarwal (news anchor)
ChildrenSon: Aum Agrawal
Daughter: None
Favourite Things & Assets
Favorite FoodIndian Food
Favorite DestinationIndia
Favorite ActorAmitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan
Favorite ActressRekha
Favorite Writer:Harishankar Prasad
Favorite ColorBlack
Car Collection:Not Known
Social Media Accounts
Tik TokNot Known

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Chitra Tripathi is a very known journalist in India. She was born and brought up into the middle-class Hindu family of Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. She completed her schooling and then did post-graduation in Defences Studies from her hometown.

Chitra always wanted to serve the country by becoming a part of the Indian Army and had never thought of becoming a journalist. Once she became a part of NCC cadet and received a gold medal on Republic Day at Delhi. Next, she started her career in journalism with Doordarshan Center in Gorakhpur.

Chitra Tripathi Anchor

She has worked with several reputed news channels like ETV, News 24, Sahara Samay and many others. After that, Chitra Tripathi joined India News and worked as an Editor and Anchor. Next, Chitra joined ABP News and hosted several news shows.

After resigning from ABP News, Chitra started working with India’s most popular news channel ‘Aaj Tak‘ as a news anchor. She became very popular with her speech and hosting skills. Chitra also received awards for her work and talent.

Family, Caste & Religion

News Anchor Chitra Tripathi was born on 11th May 1986 into the Hindu family of Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. There is not much known about her parent’s name and profession. Additionally, Chitra has two younger brothers Amit Tripathi and Aditya Tripathi. She has one younger sister Shweta Tripathi who is also a news anchor.

Chitra Tripathi's parents
Chitra Tripathi’s parents
Chitra Tripathi Family
Journalist Chitra Tripathi Family

Chitra follows Hinduism and holds Indian nationality. Besides, she is Brahmin by caste. Her zodiac sign is Taurus. She spent most of her child age and teenage with her family in her hometown.

Boyfriend, Marriage, Husband & Relationship

Journalist Chitra Tripathi is married to her longtime boyfriend Atul Agrawal. They both Chitra and Atul knew each other for a long time and got married on 23rd November 2008. Her husband Atul Agrawal is also a news anchor by profession. They have a son Aum. Also, the family looks very cute together.

Chitra Tripathi Marriage photo
Marriage Photo

Chitra Tripathi Husband

Height, Weight & Body Appearance

Chitra Tripathi has approximately 5’6″ feet or 168 cm height and weight is around 55 kg. She has a fit body with measurement is around 34-26-34. Also, she is fair in the skin and has beautiful light blue eyes and black hair. She has no tattoo on her body. She keeps her body very healthy with workout and proper diet.


Chitra Tripathi comes from an average family of Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. She completed her schooling from the A.D. Government Girls School of Gorakhpur. Next, she attended Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University to pursue her post-graduation in Defense Studies.

Chitra always had a desire to join the Indian Army since her childhood. At that time, she had no idea to become a journalist. She also used to be a part of NCC camps and activities. Once, Chitra participated as an NCC cadet and received the gold medal at the Republic Day Parade in Delhi.

ABP News

Chitra Tripathi started her career as a journalist by joining the ‘Doordarshan Centre’ in her hometown Gorakhpur. She also worked with popular news channels such as News 24 and ETV. She worked as a producer and news anchor in the Sahara Samay news channel.

For India News, Chitra Tripathi worked as an Assistant Editor and prime time news anchor. She also hosted a flagship show of channel titled “Betiyan.” She gained popularity for her work and received appreciation. Also, Chitra received a letter of appreciation from the Indian Army for her story “Hindustan Ka Mission Jay Hind.”

Career from 2006

From 2006, Chitra Tripathi joined ETV Network as a journalist. She worked there for more than a year. In 2016, Chitra joined India’s one of the most-watched news channel “ABP News”. Chitra became one of the most recognized faces of the news channel.

Chitra has hosted several hit talk programs like “2019 Kaun Jeetega”, “Kaun Banega Mukhyamantri”, “Modi Ke 4 Saal”, and many other special shows during state and Lok Sabha elections in India. She also has hosted a weekly show called “Press Conference.”

On 11 February 2019. Chitra Tripathi officially resigned from the “ABP News.” After that, she joined India’s biggest and highest watched news channel “Aaj Tak.” She featured as a Deputy Editor and Anchor at Aaj Tak and hosted several shows including ‘Desh Tak’, ‘Halla Bol’ and lunch breaks.

Bullet Reporter Chitra Tripathi

During Delhi Assembly Election 2020, she hosted a special show titled “Bullet Reporter” which she used to discuss elections with different political persons. She also gave special shows during the 2020 Corona pandemic in India and the world.


In 2016, Chitra Tripathi registered a police complaint against her husband for domestic violence at sector 24 Police Station in Noida. Later, the couple resolved the issue.

Facts of Chitra Tripathi

Does Chitra smoke?: Not Known

Does Chitra drinks alcohol?: Not Known

Her major hobby includes reading, traveling, cooking, and workout.

During 2020 Corona Peidamic, she donated 1 lakh INR to a PM relief fund.

Once, Chitra Tripathi makes a story with ABP News. She described a story on a village of Uttar Pradesh where there was no electricity available in any house; except the house of the local BJP MLA. Post her coverage, electricity poles were erected all over the village within three days.

She became very popular when she reported world-famous Kumbh Mela by riding Bullet.

In April 2020, Chitra Tripathi got trolled for her wrong statement over lockdown in West Bengal. She stated that lockdown will be there until 40 April instead by mistake.

Chitra Tripathi is a very famous personality on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She regularly updates her social handles and uploads beautiful photos on it.

Her official Instagram is ‘chitraaum‘.


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