Amrita Rai is a famous Indian Television Journalist, News anchor, Reporter, and media personality. Amrita Rai is also recognized as the wife of Digvijay Singh, Congress Leader, and Former CM of Madhya Pradesh.
Table of Biography
Amrita Rai was born in 1972 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. As of 2021, she is 49 years old. Similarly, she is Indian by nationality and Bhumihar Brahmin by ethnicity. She belongs to a Hindu family. Talking about her family, she has not shared anything regarding it with the public. There is no information about her parents and her siblings.
Actually, she maintains her low profile and doesn’t want to share her personal information with the media. She has never spoken about her educational details. Though, she has a Journalism degree from the top college of New Delhi.
Talking about her hobbies and favorite things, she is a great fan of Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone. Similarly, her favorite food is burger and color is pink, white, and red. Moreover, she is fond of shopping and reading journals and her dream holiday destination is Paris(international) and Simla(within the country).
Professional Life and Career
Amrita Rai began her career through “BAG Films” as a journalist. She left BAG films after gaining some experience in the media field. Then, she appeared in Star News (ABP News as of now). During her time in Star News, she got a chance to explore more by working with a few leading anchors. Similarly, she left Star News after some time.
She used to take Rahul Dev as her Journalism role model. Rahul Dev was a leading and veteran journalist of that time. Therefore, she thought of working with him and joined CNEB where Rahul used to work. Working with Rahul Dev gave her a hit in the field of Journalism. After this, she was recognized as one of the strong and well-known journalists. Furthermore, she also joined NDTV and resigned in 2016. Currently, she is working with Rajya Sabha Tv as a senior anchor for their popular program- “Sarokaar”.
Net Worth and Achievements
She is one of the famous journalists of India. With her immense hard work and talent, she has gained a net worth of around Rs. 80 lakh INR. Her main source of income is her journalism career. Moreover, she earns a monthly salary of Rs. 5-7 lakh INR. She is enjoying her self-earned net worth.
Amrita had a bit of trouble in her relationships. Her first husband is Dr. Amit Pradhan. Dr. Amit is an Associate Professor at IIMC, Delhi. Because of their personal reasons, this couple got divorced mutually in 2014.
Soon after her divorce, in August 2015, she got married to her present husband Digvijay Singh. Digvijay is a congress leader and former CM of Madhya Pradesh. Likewise, their marriage was held in Chennai, and the marriage ceremony took place as per Hindu rites.
She and Digvijay have an age difference of 24 years. Once, she faced criticism due to her intimate pictures which were leaked on the internet. At present, she and Digvijay are living a happy married life in Delhi. Besides, the couple doesn’t share children.
Moving towards her body measurements, Amrita stands 5 feet 3 inches (1.6m) tall and weighs around 60 kg (132lbs.). Similarly, her body figure (Chest-Waist-Hip) is 33-24-35 inches. With black hair and black eyes, she looks absolutely beautiful.
She is not active on social media. Because of her busy life schedule, she is not much interested in using social media. Though, she can be seen on Twitter with over 4600 followers. She usually tweets things regarding her professional life. Other than this, she doesn’t use social media to upload her lifestyle pictures and videos.