Ravish belongs to Bihar. He was born 5 December 1974. His native is district Motihari. He did his schooling from Loyola High School,Patna. Later he moved to Delhi for higher studies. He graduated from University of Delhi and received a post-graduate diploma in Journalism from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication. He got his first job in NDTV and since then he is associated with this news channel. As his first job in NDTV, Ravish used to read letters sent to NDTV and identify the important one from those. Later Ravish was mentored by journalists like Rajdeep Sardesai and Prannoy Roy (Founder of NDTV). He has also worked with Arnab Goswami.
In his college days , when he was doing his M Phil, he met Nayana Dasgupta. They fell in love and married later. Nayana teaches history in Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University. In an interview Ravish said “My wife Nayana Dasgupta is the main inspiration,” . The couple had two daughters.
Awards and Publications
He has won several awards including Ramnath Goenka Award for Excellence in Journalism, for “his examination of the merits and demerits of the reservation policy with a visit to a Dalit Housing society in Delhi.” He is a multi-talented journalist, an avid blogger with his own blog site ‘naisadak.blogspot.com’. He is a poet, a story teller, author of a book ‘Dekhte Rahiye’, writes a column, is a film critic and still finds time do sensitive reporting on ordinary issues, reflecting his love of meeting the man on the street. Ravish is also known for his serious and sensitives sense of humor.
Ravish can be contacted on his tweet @ravishndtv.