Prabhu Chawla Wiki, Age, Height, Biography, Wife, Net Worth

Prabhu Chawla is a famous journalist. He is known to be the Editorial Director for The New Indian Express. The New Indian Express is a famous newspaper in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Prabhu Chawla was also a lecturer in the prestigious Delhi University and he is surely a man of great intelligence.

Prabhu Chawla

Net Worth

The net worth of Prabhu Chawla is not known.

Income Source

The main source of income for Prabhu Chawla is the salary he receives from The New Indian Express for his work. 

Real Name

The real name of this successful journalist is Prabhu Chawla

Date of Birth: 1946

Age: 73 Year


Prabhu Chawla has an average height and he is 5 feet and 7 inches tall. In addition to this, he weighs about 74 Kgs.

Marital Status

Prabhu Chawla is presently married

Personal Background

Talking about the personal background of Prabhu Chawla, it is known that he was born in a pre-independence era in Lahore in Pakistan. The name of his mother is Ganeshi Devi and the name of his father is Jashodi Ram. Prabhu’s parents moved to India during the partition and they started their life afresh. It is known that he completed his education from Desh bandhu College in Kalkaji which is a part of Delhi University. He later got married and the couple gave birth to two sons. The name of one of the Prabhu’s son is Ankur Chawla.


In terms of career, Prabhu started his career as a lecturer in Delhi University. He used to teach Economics to the students and at the same time, he was also worked for India Today magazine. He was working for the magazine as an Editorial Director and he got associated with the magazine in 1986. He worked for the magazine till 2010 and he got a lot of fame after he published his investigation in the report of Jain Commission in regards to the assassination of Rajiv Gandhi. During the later stages, he joined IBN7 and he hosted shows like Teekhi Baat. The show was an instant hit because of the theme and the content of the show. It is known that Prabhu also hosted Sachchi Baat and at present, he is the editorial director of a newspaper based in Chennai. The name of the newspaper is the new Indian Express and it is a really popular newspaper in the state. Because of his contribution in journalism, he also received many awards and one of the most prestigious awards he received was Padma Bhushan Award. He received this award in 2003. Apart from this, he received different awards like Punjabi Icon Award and Indian Television Academy Award. As per the information available, Prabhu also received Feroze Gandhi Memorial Award for his amazing work. It should also be noted that Prabhu is quite active on social media and he also has a website where he shares the blog on a regular interval of time.

Properties and Cars

The details about Prabhu Chawla’s cars and properties are not listed on the web.

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