Manak Gupta was born on 27th September, in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, he is an Indian journalist and television anchor known for his incisive reporting and dynamic presence in the media industry.

Currently the Executive Editor at News24, he hosts the popular debate show “Rashtra Ki Baat.” Gupta has worked with several prestigious news channels, including Zee News, Aaj Tak, and BBC, covering critical political, economic, and social issues.

Notable for his balanced views, he has interviewed high-profile figures such as Narendra Modi and Amit Shah, earning a respected voice in Indian journalism​.

Let’s explore more on Manak Gupta wiki, about his birthdate, height, education, net worth, and more.

Biography of Manak Gupta

Full NameManak Gupta
Profession/ occupationAnchor/ Executive director
AgeNot Known
Date of Birth27th September
Mother TongueHindi
Birth placeNoida, Uttar Pradesh
Mother’s NameUnknown
Father’s NameUnknown
Current AddressNoida, Uttar Pradesh
Personal Details of Manak

Manak Gupta Height, Weight (Physical Stats)

Manak Gupta Gupta news 24 is not only known for his excellent oratory skills as a news Anchor but also has a very charming personality, which quickly attracts the audience’s attention. He, as a news Anchor, fits very handsomely in his cliche.

Manak Gupta Height

To know his Physical Stats, refer to the table given below:

Height in centimetres173 cm.
Height in meters1.73m.
Height in feet and inches5 feet 8 inches.
Weight in pounds149 lbs.
Hair colorBlack
Eye colourBlack
Body typeOval.
Shoe sizeN/A
Biceps size12 inches.
Triceps sizeN/A
Chest size40 inches
Waist36 inches
Physical Stats of Manak Gupta

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Early Life And Family

Manak Gupta was born in a Hindu family on 12 January 1981. He was born in a middle-class family in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.

There is very much less known about his parents and his early life. There is no information available about which college he went to, but it is known that he was a scholar at the University of Delhi.

Manak Gupta news 24 has a Media and Entertainment diploma, forming his career base. During college, Manak Gupta acquired the skills required for journalism, and with each passing year, he is getting an excellent command over his job. 

CollegeDelhi University.
Degree/ graduationDiploma in Media and Entertainment
Father NameN/A
Mother’s NameN/A
Wife’s nameSheetal Gupta
Relationship StatusMarried
Family Details

Manak Gupta Net Worth And Salary

Manak Gupta is believed to have a net worth of $1.5 million (estimated), which is 12.2 crore in Indian Rupee. He currently lives in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, and Manak’s salary is expected to be upto 2.5 Lakh Rupee per month.

Net Worth$1.5 million (estimated)
Net Worth in Indian Rupee12.2 crores (estimated)
Manak Gupta Net Worth

Family Background And Upbringing

Manak Gupta shared his journey from a middle-class Hindu family. Manak’s father’s name, mother’s name, and even his siblings are still unknown among the mainstream public, and little is known about Manak’s upbringing. Manak has a keen interest in sports, especially football.

Manak spent a lot of time on the Football field in his early days; he did not know whether he wanted to pursue a career in football or play it for passion.

Manak’s Career As a News Anchor And Journalist

Manak Gupta is a TV Anchor/Executive Editor with an experience of over 22 years in Mass Media and Doordarshan. He is currently a Senior Anchor and Executive Editor with News 24.

He has been part of evolving media. According to him, there has been a significant change in the Media industry in these 22 years. Journalism has evolved from print to digital media and is now becoming a more digital-orientated platform. Now you can reach many people through different digital platforms, and even ordinary people prefer to use mobile phones and digital devices to keep up to date on ongoing issues.

Manak says there is also a significant change in the media’s attitude toward delivering news these days compared to earlier days. Now, they deliver it from the perspective of entertaining the audience instead of presenting accurate facts in front of an expected audience. Yet, he is hopeful about the future of the journalism industry, and he thinks independent news platforms will play a significant role in changing the face of journalism.

Favorite Things Of Manak Gupta

Manak Gupta loves to watch football matches, and his favourite player is Christiano Ronaldo; one of his favourite hobbies is reading books in his free time. He loves to play football on his weekend days. Also loves to watch all sorts of movies, especially the mystery genre movies. Manak’s favourite actor is Sylvester Stallone. His favourite actress is not known. 

Favourite ActressN/A
Favourite ActorSylvester Stallone
Favourite WriterN/A
Favourite AnimalN/A
Favorite Actor of Manak Gupta

Manak Gupta, Career, Shows And Awards

He started his career in 1998 and has worked with several prestigious news channels, including Zee News, Aaj Tak, and the BBC.

Anchor Manak Gupta is one of India’s most popular News anchors/ Executive Editor,/ Social media head of News 24. Manak Gupta hosts the debate show ‘Rashtra Ki Baat‘ each day at 4.56 PM on News 24.

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Manak Gupta also interviewed some well-known Indian politicians and known people, such as  Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Aditya Nath Yogi, Home Minister of India Amit Shah, and Rakesh Tikait. Manak also interviewed the Prime Minister of India during his election campaign in 2019.

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It has been 22 years for Manak Gupta in the News industry, and it is still counting. He has a great love and respect for journalism, and he says he enjoys his profession.

Manak Gupta is an excellent news anchor. He hasn’t bagged any awards for his journalism yet. Still, if he continues his profession with great energy and enthusiasm, he will definitely be awarded and hold a special place for himself in the news industry.

Manak Gupta Social Media Profiles

TwitterTwitter Icon@manakgupta
InstagramInstagram Profilemanak.gupta
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Manak Gupta’s popularity among mainstream people isn’t a hidden thing. Manak Gupta got a huge fan base of more than 18 thousand followers on Instagram. At the same time, he only follows 392 accounts, including some famous names like Neymar, Ronaldo, David Warner, Dwayne Johnson, Hardik PandyaAkshay Kumar, Narendra Modi, and Amit Shah. Manak has posted 847 posts, including his personal life, news shows, vacations etc.


Manak Gupta, from this Twitter account, receives a lot of love and support from his fans and audience. Manak has a massive following on Twitter, which is 804K. He used to tweet about his shows, opinions on social and political issues prevailing inside the nation, and upcoming shows on News24.

Manak follows 2291 Twitter accounts, including some famous Journalists like Rubika Liyaquat, Chitra Tripathi, Amish Devgan, Deepak Chaurasia, etc., and Bollywood stars- Ranganath Madhavan, Amitabh Bachchan, Sylvester Stallone. YouTube sensations such as Ashish Chanchalani. Indian politicians- Manoj Tiwari, Temjen Imana Along, etc.

YouTube Presence

Anchor Manak Gupta runs his show ‘Rashtra ki Baat’ through News 24 YouTube channel, which got a huge fan base on his YouTube channel and reached 15.9 million subscribers. Manak’ Rashtra ki Baat’ streamed daily from the News 24 YouTube channel; his YouTube stream got thousands and millions of views daily. In this ‘Rashtra ki Baat’, he works as a panellist and hosts a debate with various social activists and politicians over the issues of the common person.

Facts About Manak Gupta

  • Manak Gupta is also a gym freak, and he is very health conscious, prefers to go to the gym daily, and usually posts his workout pics on his Instagram and Twitter accounts.
  • Manak Gupta has a very keen interest in cricket also. While he has free time, these days he used to play cricket or football with his friends.
  • Manak Gupta also loves animals; he owns a dog and often shares his pictures while playing with him.
  • Manak interviewed famous Indian politicians like Manoj Tiwari, India’s PM Narendra Modi, Rakesh Tikait, Akhilesh Yadav, UP chief minister Adityanath Yogi, etc.
  • He does gyming.
Manak Gupta doing a exercise
  • He Celebrated his birthday.
Manak Gupta celebrating his birthday


How Old Is Manak Gupta?

He was born on 27th September in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.

Who Is Manak’s Favourite Soccer Player?

Manak Gupta said he would always be a great Ronaldo fan. He constantly admired Ronaldo’s focus, commitment, and hard work.

Who Are Manak’s Parents?

Manak Gupta never talked about his parents publicly or on screen. There is no information about his parents or childhood.

How Many Siblings Does Manak Gupta Have?

It remains unknown about Manak Gupta’s siblings, and no information is available regarding this.

Which News Channel Does Manak Work For?

Manak Gupta works for News24 as a Senior News Anchor/Executive Editor/social media head for News 24.

Who Is Manak Gupta’s Wife?

Manak Gupta is married to Sheetal Gupta, and the information regarding her occupation is unknown.

Where Did Manak Gupta Work Before News 24?

Manak Gupta also worked for BBC news and Aajtak. Manak later joined News 24, and now he hosts a show, ‘Rashtra ki Baat’ as a panellist at 4:57 PM every day live on News 24 and streamed on News 24 YouTube channel.

Is Manak Gupta On Social Media?

He has a massive following on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Also has his show ‘Rashtra ki Baat’ on YouTube on News 24.

Manak Gupta Had Graduated From Which University?

Manak graduated from Delhi University, where he pursued a Diploma in Media and Entertainment, which paved the way for Manak to pursue a career in journalism.

How Many Awards Does Manak Gupta Receive?

Manak Gupta is still waiting for his first award in Journalism; he is a very bright and intelligent news anchor and will win awards for his news anchoring in the future.

What is Manak Gupta salary?

Manak Gupta anchor salary is not yet been disclosed. Usually, the Senior anchors and editors at major news networks in India can earn significant salaries, often ranging from INR 20 lakhs to INR 50 lakhs per year.