Profession: BBC Broadcast Journalist
|Famous For||Accompanying Ravish Kumar during the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections' coverage|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet inches- 5’ 4”
|Date of Birth||16 December|
|School||Jyoti Prakash Public School, Rohtak, Haryana|
|College/University||• Government Dental College and Hospital, Rohtak, Haryana
• Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak
• NDTV Media Institute, New Delhi
• University Institute of Law and Management Studies, Gurgaon, Haryana
|Educational Qualification(s)||• BDS from Government Dental College and Hospital, Rohtak in 2012
• Master in Journalism from Maharishi Dayanand University in 2015
• A Diploma in Journalism from NDTV Media Institute
• Pursuing Law at the University Institute of Law and Management Studies, Gurgaon
|Hobbies||Doing Poetry, Travelling|
|Awards||• Red Ink Award (Jury Appreciation) by Mumbai Press Club in May 2019.
• Best News Article (Silver) by AFAQS Digipub World in August 2019 for her story around Uranium radiation for the people of Jadugoda in Jharkhand.
• Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards (Environment/Science category) in January 2020.
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Name Not Known (Journalist)
Mother- Rajbala Sangwan (Warden in Yamuna Hostel MDU)
|Singer(s)||Jagjit Singh, Papon|
|Song||"Tum Itna Jo Muskura Rahe Ho" by Jagjit Singh|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sarvapriya Sangwan
- Sarvapriya Sangwan is a budding Hindi Journalist in India.
- She is best known for her reporting during the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections; where she assisted the famous NDTV Journalist, Ravish Kumar, in the election’s coverage.
- Sarvapriya did her primary education from Rohtak in Haryana.
- Sarvapriya says that she has no interest in Mathematics, and this is the reason that she had opted Biology in her 12th standard.
- After completing her senior secondary education, Sarvapriya gave a Medical Entrance Examination, which she cleared in her first attempt and got enrolled in a BDS course.
- Sarvapriya’s father is also a journalist, and it was her father who had encouraged her to join the NDTV Media Institute.
- Soon after joining the NDTV Media Institute in Delhi, she got an opportunity to work with one of the most acclaimed Hindi Journalists in India- Ravish Kumar.
- Sarvapriya refers Ravish Kumar to be the best Hindi Journalist in India and credits him to make her aware of all the basic aspects of journalism.
- After completing her Diploma in Journalism from the NDTV Media Institute, she got placed at the NDTV; where she worked as an anchor from September 2011 to August 2017.
- In September 2017, Sarvapriya Sangwan switched to the BBC World Service as a Broadcast Journalist.
Sarvapriya Sangwan ಅವರಿಂದ ಈ ದಿನದಂದು ಪೋಸ್ಟ್ ಮಾಡಲಾಗಿದೆ ಗುರುವಾರ, ನವೆಂಬರ್ 15, 2018
- Apart from being a journalist, Sarvapriya is also an active poetess and can often be spotted at Kavi Sammelans.
- Sarvapriya has also been featured in a book titled “Musafir Cafe” by Divya Prakash Dubey.
- Here’s an interesting video about Sarvapriya Sangwan’s biography: