Death Date: 04/02/2021
Hometown: Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
Age: 36 Years
|Profession||Journalist (News Anchor)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5' 7"
|Date of Birth||25 February 1984 (Saturday)|
|Birthplace||Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh|
|Date of Death||4 February 2021 (Thursday)|
|Place of Death||Kailash Hospital, Sector 27, Noida|
|Age (at the time of death)||36 Years|
|Death Cause||Due to COVID-19 complications Hindustan|
|Hometown||Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh|
|School||Sacred Heart High Secondary School, Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh|
|College/University||Makhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita Vishwavidhyalaya|
|Educational Qualification||M.A in Broadcast Journalism (2004 – 2006) LinkedIn|
|Political Inclination||Bharatiya Janata Party
|Relationships & More|
|Marital Status (at the time of death)||Married|
|Wife/Spouse||Name Not Known|
|Children||Son- 1 (Name Not Known)
Daughter- 1 (Name Not Known)
|Parents||Name Not Known
Some Lesser Known Facts About Vikas Sharma
- Vikas Sharma was an Indian Journalist who worked as a news anchor with Republic Bharat. He is known for his prime time show Yeh Bharat Ki Baat Hain.
- In 2004, he started his career as an announcer at All India Radio (AIR).
- In 2005, he started working as an assistant producer in a software company S1 Corporation where he, where he worked for two years. Later, in 2006, he joined the news channel TV 100, where he worked as a producer and reporter.
- In 2008, he resigned from TV 100 and joined Total TV as a producer, where he worked for one year. Later, in December 2008, he joined Sadhna News as a news anchor.
- In March 2011, he left Sadhna News and joined Janata TV as a news anchor, where he worked for one year and two months.
- In 2012, he joined India News as a news anchor, where he worked for almost two years. Later, in March 2014, he joined Samachar Plus as an anchor-cum-producer.
- In 2019, he started working as a news anchor at ARG Outlier Media Private Limited (Republic Bharat).
- On 4 February 2021, he died in Noida’s Kailash Hospital. Reportedly, he had been undergoing the COVID-19 treatment for a few days. Later, the managing director and editor-in-chief of Republic Media Network Arnab Goswami praised Vikas Sharma’s reporting style in the prime time show on Republic Bharat.
- He was a spiritual person and loved to travel to places of religious significance.
- He was an avid dog lover and had a pet dog named ‘Coco.’