Rajan Nanda

Rajan Nanda Age, Net Worth & All Biography - Updated Dec 2022

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Updated On October 19, 2022

Fazilka, Punjab, India
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Late Rajan Nanda was a famous Indian Businessman from Punjab. Rajan Nanda is widely famous for being the husband of Ritu Nanda and father-in-law of Amitabh Bachan’s daughter Sweta Bachan.

Early Life and Childhood

Rajan Nanda was born in 1942 in Fazilka, Punjab, India. His exact date of birth is still unknown so his zodiac sign is not revealed yet. He was born to his father Hari Prasad Nanda. On the other side, his mother’s name is not available on any online source at the moment. From a religious point of view, Rajan is a Hindu. Likewise, he holds Indian Citizenship. His parents raised him in his hometown at Fazilka.

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Caption: Rajan Nanda with his family(source: The Economics Times)

Moving into the educational background, Rajan completed his school-level education at a local private school. His highest educational qualification is a bachelor’s graduation. However, Rajan never revealed his school’s name and his college’s name in the media.

Career and Professional Life

Rajan joined his father’s business at the age of 23 in 1965. His father Hari Prasad Nanda founded the Escort Group of Company in 1948. The company manufactures tractors and other construction equipment in India.

Hari Prasad Nanda remained chairman of the company till 1994. After that, he stepped down and Rajn took responsibility for the company as Chairman and Managing director of the company. Rajan also owns several businesses around India and the World. He owned the Medanta Hospital which he renamed Escort Heart Institute and Research Centre. Later, the Nanda family sold the hospital to Fortis for INR 5.85 Billion.

Regardless of several businesses around India and World, tractor manufacture is the main source of income for the Nanda family.


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Caption: Amitabh Bachhan at the funeral of Rajan Nanda(source: The Economic Times)

On 5th August 2018, Rajan passed away due to a health issue. The sad news was provided by Amitabh Bachan via Twitter when he was shooting for a movie in Bulgaria. In his tweet, he wrote that his beloved relative Rajan Nanda passed away that day so he was returning to India. Moreover, many Bollywood celebrities paid him tribute on various social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Relationship Status

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Caption: Rajan Nanda with his wife(source: Bollywood Times)

Moving into the relationship status, Rajan was married to Ritu Nanda. Ritu is an insurance agent and is widely famous as the daughter of veteran actor Raj Kapoor. further, the couple is blessed with a son Nikhil Kapoor and a daughter Natasha Kapoor.

In addition, Nikhil married Sweta Bachan, daughter of Legendary Actor Amitabh Bachhan. Further, talking about the past relationship, Rajan has not revealed anything about his past dating history in the media yet.

Body Measurement

Talking about the body measurement, Rajan had a pretty well-shaped body. He stood at a height of around 5 feet and 9 inches. Similarly, Nanda has a bodyweight of around 79 kg or 174 lbs. Likewise, Rajan had beautiful brown eyes along with grey hair.

Social Media and Net Worth

concerning social media availability, Rajan was not active on any social media such as Instagram, Instagram, or Twitter. Moreover, he was a great businessman as well as a great father who spent most of his time with his family and profession.

In addition, the late Businessman earned a pretty handful amount of money from his profession. As per the sources, Rajan accumulated an estimated net worth of around INR 3443 Crores.