Aaj Tak News Anchor Name List

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The Living Media Group owns Aaj Tak, a Hindi language channel. Aaj Tak is hailed for being the oldest Hindi news channel to be broadcast in India. In addition, the broadcast area of Aaj Tak spans India and international countries.

This popular news channel is also rated as the most-widely watched channel in India. More so, this channel enjoys maximum subscriptions among all other Indian news channels on YouTube.

The headquarters of Aaj Tak are traced to Noida in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

The year 1995 marks the first broadcast of Aaj Tak as a news program for about 20 minutes on DD Metro channel of Doordarshan. Later, during December 1999, Aaj Tak became an independent news channel. Thereafter, Aaj Tak started being broadcast 24*7, which was a first among Hindi news channels in India.

From a viewership base of 52 lakh households when the channel was launched, Aaj Tak has gone on to being watched in over 3 crore households over the years. The channel boasts of a 55% market share. Also, Aaj Tak was rebranded in January 2021.

Among the sister channels of Aaj Tak are Delhi Aaj Tak, Tex, and India Today.

Some journalists that are associated with Aaj Tak channel include Aroon Purie (Chairman of the India Today Group), Rajdeep Sardesai (Consulting Editor of the India Today Group), Chitra Tripathi (Deputy Editor), Sweta Singh (Executive Editor), and Anjana Om Kashyap (Executive Editor).

As per the results of a poll that was conducted by both Reuters and BBC, Aaj Tak was found to be the most trusted among the Indian participants.


Anjana Om Kashyap Anjana Om Kashyap

Born: 12 June 1975, Ranchi, Jharkhand
Spouse: Mangesh Kashyap

chitra-tripathi Chitra Tripathi

Born: 11 May 1986, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh
Spouse: Atul Aggarwal
Qualification: Post Graduation

sweta singh journalist Sweta Singh

Born: 21 August 1977, Patna, Bihar
Spouse(s): Sanket Kotkar
Qualification: Mass Communication

Shams Tahir Khan


Vikrant Gupta Vikrant Gupta
Neha Batham Neha Batham
Sayeed Ansari Sayeed Ansari
Meenakshi Kandwal Meenakshi Kandwal
Shweta Jha Shweta Jha
Navjyot Randhawa Navjyot Randhawa
prabhu chawla Prabhu Chawla
Gaurav Sawant
Rajesh Pawar
Rohit Sardana Rohit Sardana

Born: 22 September 1979, Kurukshetra
Died: 30 April 2021, New Delhi
Award: Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Puraskar (2018)