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Who is Deepak Chaurasia?

Deepak Chaurasia (born 1968) is an Indian journalist and Hindi-language news anchor for News Nation.

Deepak Chaurasia drunk pays tribute

Deepak Chaurasia drunk pays tribute

A video of News Nation anchor Deepak Chaurasia is currently going viral. The video is from a live show where he is seen speaking loudly in a tottering voice. In this video, the anchor who was paying tribute to General Bipin Rawat and called him a journalist. This video was not even uploaded on YouTube by their news channel but social media users are making fun of him and advising him to drink less about the gestures during his live shows.

A Twitter user named Prashant Shukla (@journoPrsant) wrote: ‘This is Deepak Chaurasia and he is not in sense. He could not speak properly and Pays tribute to VK Singh in place of Bipin Rawat’.

Vinod Kapri also commented, “When the intoxication of fake nationalism runs in the veins, the tongue falters and the real face is exposed. This act is unacceptable to live on television, but it is an unforgivable crime when tributes are being paid to 13 soldiers of the Indian Armed Forces. There are many such users who are calling News Nation anchor Deepak Chaurasia good and bad and there are many users who are refusing to drink because they believe that Deepak Chaurasia, the anchor of the news nation, has anchored him after drinking alcohol.

Sharing this video, a Twitter user named Avinash Das (@avinashonly) wrote, ‘Deepak Chaurasia has won first in the case of anchoring after drinking alcohol in TV News Media’s Swarna Call. Now, this trend has to go on. Let’s see who gives it to Deepak.’

Similarly, a Twitter user named Viraj Shankar (@virajshankar) wrote, ‘Will the Editors Guild of India and News Broadcasters Association take any action on this?’ Many people are also advising anchor Deepak Chaurasia to drink a little and also asking him to be removed from News Nation.

Deepak Chaurasia Biography, Wiki

Deepak Chaurasia is one of the leading journalists hosting several shows on news channels across India. He was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, in 1968 on 28 December.

He has done a diploma in journalism and mass communication from New Delhi. He is the co-founder of Aaj Tak. In 2003, he joined DD News as a consulting editor. He joined Aaj Tak in 2004. Later joined Star-News, presently known as the ABP News.

In January 2013, he joined India News as the editor-in-chief. He later decided to leave India News in 2019 and join News Nation.

Deepak Chaurasia Biography Wikipedia
Deepak Chaurasia
Real NameDeepak Chaurasia
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionJournalist
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weightin Kilograms- 72 kg
in Pounds- 158 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth28 December 1968
Age (as in 2016)48 Years
Birth PlaceIndore, Madhya Pradesh
Zodiac sign/Sun signCapricorn
NationalityIndian
HometownIndore
SchoolNot Known
CollegeIndian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi.
Educational QualificationsDiploma in Mass Communication
DebutNot Known
FamilyFather– Not Known
Mother– Not Known
Brother– Not Known
Sister– Not Known
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesReading novels and books
Controversies• In November 2013, a Media Sarkar sting operation aired allegedly showing several leaders of the Aam Aadmi Party agreeing to assist in land deals and other financial arrangements in return for cash donations. The party responded by calling the footage fabricated, a violation of the Model Code of Conduct and threatening to sue Media Sarkar and any TV channels that aired the video. Thereafter Chaurasia was sued for defamation by the party national secretary, who alleged that the sting operation was faked to harm the party’s fame.
• In August 2013, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee filed charges against India News for repeatedly airing an interview with a spokesman for Asaram Bapu which allegedly contained factually incorrect statements about a series of sexual assault allegations against him. In December 2013, criminal charges were also brought against Chaurasia alleging that he had personally tampered with documents related to the sexual assault allegations.
Girls, Affairs and More
Sexual orientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
SpouseAnasuya Roy
ChildrenSon– Not Known
Daughter– Not Known
Note– He has one child
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)Not Known

Deepak Chaurasia Career

After completing his diploma, he co-founded the Indian News Channel ‘Aaj Tak’. In 2003, he joined DD News as consulting editor.

Again he joined ‘Aaj Tak’ in the year 2004, which is a leading Hindi Current affairs channel from TV Today Network. He later joined Star Plus, which is now called ABP News, and worked as a news reporter and anchor for 3 years.

He started his own News channel ‘India News’ in 2013 and this channel became very popular by covering accurate information on Election-related details and current affairs.

In 2013, a Media Sting Operation aired allegedly showing many leaders from AAP agreed to assist in land deals and other financial arrangements in return for money. Chaurasia was sued for defamation, by the party’s Secretary for faking the operation.

Deepak Chaurasia Wife

He is married to Anasuya Roy. As a journalist, he has come across a few allegations and controversies but never gave up his work. He also claimed that he has been assaulted in the Shaheen Bagh CAA protest.

Deepak Chaurasia with wife Anasuya Roy
Deepak Chaurasia with wife Anasuya Roy

Deepak Chaurasia Controversies

In November 2013, a Media Sarkar sting operation aired allegedly showing several leaders of the Aam Aadmi Party agreeing to assist in land deals and other financial arrangements in return for cash donations. 

The party responded by calling the footage fabricated, a violation of the Model Code of Conduct, and threatening to sue Media Sarkar and any TV channels that aired the video. Chaurasia was thereafter sued for defamation by the party national secretary, who alleged that the sting operation was faked to harm the party’s reputation.

In August 2013, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee filed charges against India News for repeatedly airing an interview with a spokesman for Asaram Bapu which allegedly contained factually incorrect statements about a series of sexual assaults allegations against him. 

In December 2013, criminal charges were also brought against Chaurasia alleging that he had personally tampered with documents related to the sexual assault allegations. In January 2014, the Allahabad high court stayed his arrest following his response that the broadcast was “bona fide” and nothing was tampered with.

Deepak Chaurasia FAQ’s

Who is Deepak Chaurasia?

Deepak Chaurasia (born 1968) is an Indian journalist and Hindi-language news anchor for News Nation.

How old is Deepak Chaurasia?

Deepak Chaurasia is currently 52 years old.

Who is Deepak Chaurasia’s wife?

He is married to Anasuya Roy.

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