|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
|Date of Birth||Not Known|
|Age (as in 2018)||Not Known|
|School||• Convent of Jesus and Mary
• The Cathedral & John Connon School, Mumbai, Maharashtra
|College/University||St. Xavier's College, Mumbai|
|Controversy||In October 2018, Priya alleged that she was harassed by M.J. Akbar in a hotel room when he was editor of a newspaper. In her allegation, she said that she was made to feel uncomfortable as he tried to make sexual advances towards her.|
|Relationships & More|
|Husband/Spouse||Samar Halarnkar (Editor at Indiaspend)
Daughter- 1, Name Not Known
|Parents||Names Not Known|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Priya Ramani
- Priya Ramani is a senior Indian journalist.
- She has worked for companies like the Juggernaut Books and the Mint.
- She even writes for Scroll.in.
- In 2018, she joined #Metoo Campaign and spoke against the politician, M.J. Akbar which did rounds in the media.
- Priya took to Twitter in which she accused M.J. Akbar of making sexual advances towards her when he was an editor of a newspaper. She revealed that he called her in his hotel room to take her interview after which he started singing old romantic Hindi songs and even offered her drinks.
— Priya Ramani (@priyaramani) October 8, 2018
- After Priya took the bold step, many female journalists supported her sharing their own personal experiences.
- Many esteemed journalists like Barkha Dutt, publically supported her.
Priya Ramani @priyaramani & other journalists have made grave & credible allegations against #MJAkbar – stories that have been around in the industry for years. GOI must do order an immediate neutral investigation under court mandated Sexual Harassment Rules
— barkha dutt (@BDUTT) October 9, 2018