Upasana Kamineni (ఉపాసన కామినేని) is Businesswomen and MBA professional from India. She is a chairperson of Apollo Life and editor in chief of the noted magazine ‘B Positive.’ She is best known as the wife of an actor Ram Charan.
Upasana Kamineni Age
Upasana Kamineni was born on Thursday, 20th July 1989 (age 31 years as in 2020). She belongs to the family of Hyderabad; a capital of state Telangana.
Upasana is a professional businesswoman of India. She was born and raised into the well-settled and wealthy family of Hyderabad. Upasana completed her schooling locally from her hometown and then did graduation in International Business Marketing & Management. She did her graduation from the Regent’s University of London.
Family, Caste & Religion
Upasana Kamineni was born into the family of Hyderabad, India. Her father’s name is Anil Kamineni and is a founder of KEI Group. His father’s firm works in a diversified logistics, leisure & infrastructure business. Upasana’s mother Shobhana Kamineni is a president of Confederation of Indian Industry as well as executive vice-chairman of Apollo Hospitals.
Her parents raised her along with two siblings, brother Punish Kamineni and sister Anushpala Kamineni. Moreover, she is a grandchild of Prathap C. Reddy who is the founder of Apollo Hospitals and honoured with Padma Vibhushan. Additionally, her maternal aunts Preetha Reddy, Sunitha Reddy and Sangita Reddy are also associated with the management of Apollo Hospitals.
Upasana Kamineni is a follower of Hinduism and holds Indian nationality. According to online information, she is a Kaapu by caste.
Moreover, she is a daughter in law of famous actor Chiranjeevi.
Husband, Marriage & Children
Upasana Kamineni is married to south superstar Ram Charan. According to reports, Ram and Upasana met each other in college and became very close to each other. They got special feelings and started dating each other after Ram Charan’s first hit film “Magadheera.”
On 11 December 2011, Ram Charan and Upasana Kamineni got engaged in Hyderabad. After a year, the due got married on 14 June 2012 in a grand ceremony. They also arranged a special reception on the following day.
Height (approx): 5′ 7″ Feet Inches
Weight (approx): 56 Kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
After completing graduation from a reputed university, Upasana returned back to India and joined the family business. Along with skills and dedication to work, she is got the position of Vice-Chairperson of Apollo Foundation.
Her firm Apollo Foundation provides medical care to people. Moreover, she also holds position as Vice Chairperson of Apollo Life. Upasana has also founded a health & lifestyle magazine titled “B Positive.”
In 2016, there was a rumour circulated on the internet about Ram and Upasana’s divorce. However, Upasana later denied the rumours and also stated that she doesn’t care about everyone wrote about them.
Awards & Honors
Upasana (ఉపాసన కామినేని) has received several awards for her work and skills. Some of are listed here.
- Mahatma Gandhi Award for Leadership in Corporate Social Responsibility 2019
- Dadasaheb Phalke Award- Philanthropist of the Year Award 2019
- Femina Recognization in Health Care Award 2017
Facts of Upasana Kamineni
Does Upasana smoke?: No
Does Upasana drinks alcohol?: Not Known
Her major hobbies are traveling, listening to music and spend time with family.
She is a foodie person and loves to eat Indian cuisines as well as French cuisine. Moreover, she is very good at cooking and shares photos on Instagram.
In 2019, she shared a post addressing PM Narendra Modi with saying “Dearest Narenderamodi Ji, We in the South of India admire you & are proud to have you as a Prime Minister. With all due respect, we felt that the representation of leading personalities & cultural icons was limited only to Hindi Artists and The South Film Industry was neglected. I express my feelings with pain & hope it’s taken in the right spirit. Jai Hind.”
Upasana Kamineni Konidela is a fitness freak person and does workout regularly.
Her husband Ram Charan’s hit films are Rangasthalam, Magadheera, Naayak and Dhruva.
Her magazine B Positive has featured several popular Bollywood stars, Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan.
Her marriage ceremony was attended by several noted personalities such as Amitabh Bachchan, Sridevi, Bonny Kapoor and many more.
Her husband Ram Charan denoted INR 70 lakh to Center and States of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Relief Fund during Corona Pandemic. He also appreciated the work of honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Ministers of different states.
She remains active on the different social media’s like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Moreover, all the above used photos are taken from her official Instagram “upasanakaminenikonidela.”