Punya Prasun Bajpai Wiki, Age, Height, Biography, Wife, Net Worth

Punya Prasun Bajpai is a well-known News Anchor and a Journalist. He works for Aaj Tak and he started his career 2 decades ago. His shows are a must watch for latest news and debates.

Punya Prasun Bajpai

Net Worth

The net worth of Punya Prasun Bajpai is not known.

Income Source

The main source of income for Punya Prasun Bajpai is the fee he receives for journalism from Aaj Tak. 

Real Name

The real name of this successful journalist is Punya Prasun Bajpai

Date of Birth: 18th March 1963

Age: 55 years 


Punya Prasun Bajpai has an average height and he is 5 feet and 5 inches tall. In addition to this, he weighs about 70 Kgs. 

Marital Status

Punya Prasun Bajpai is presently married.

Personal Background

Talking about the personal background, it is known that Punya was born in Patna in Bihar. The name of his father was Mr. Manikant Bajpai and Punya’s father was an IIS Officer. In addition to this, it is known that most of his life was spent in Patna as he completed his schooling from Patna only. Talking about the personal life, it is known that Punya is presently married but the name of his wife is not known.


Talking about the career, Punya got a really great start as he got his first job with Aaj Tak. This was in the year 1996 and he later resigned from Aaj Tak in 2003. In 2003, he also got an offer to work with NDTV and this was one of the reasons why he left his job at NDTV and as per the information available, he only worked there for close to 14 months. After leaving NDTV he worked for ZEE News for a period of four years and he later resigned from Zee News to rejoin Aaj Tak. It is also known that he worked for many other channels and agencies like Sunday Observer, Lokmat, Sunday Mail, and Jansatta. At present, he is working with Aaj Tak and he holds a position of Executive Editor. During his career, he covered many major events like Parliament Attack of 2001. Because of his journalism, he received many awards. One of the awards he received was for covering the Parliament Attack for 5 hours without any long break. He also received Ramnath Goenka award for two years because of his amazing contribution to journalism. As per the records, he is the only person who is able to win the Ramnath Goenka award twice in his career. It is also known that he was one of the most active Indian Journalist on Twitter in the year 2015. Punya is also fond of writing books and as per the information available, he has published 6 books until now. Some of the popular books he wrote include Raajneeti Meri Jaan, Aadivasiyon par TADA and Disaster: Media and Politics.

Properties and Cars

The details about Punya Prasun Bajpai’s cars and properties are not listed on the web.