Sunetra Choudhury is a famous journalist who currently is working for The Hindustan Times newspaper in India. She began her career in journalism with The Indian Express newspaper and with a career spanning over two decades her name was attested to some of the well-known media houses such as Star News and NDTV. 

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Who is Sunetra Choudhury? Wiki, Biography

Sunetra Choudhury’s date of birth is not known, hence it is not possible to determine her age, this information is under review and will be updated once we get data regarding it from an authentic source.

Sunetra was born in Shillong, Meghalaya in a Bengali family and she is currently living in New Delhi.



Full NameSunetra Choudhury
Name in Hindiसुनेत्रा चौधरी
Nick NameSunetra
ProfessionNews Anchor & Journalist
AgeYet To Update
Date of BirthYet To Update
Mother TongueBengali
Zodiac/Sun SignAquarius
Birthplace Shillong, Meghalaya
HomeTownShillong, Meghalaya
Current AddressNew Delhi, India
HobbiesWatching TV, Reading

Sunetra Choudhury Education, Qualification

There is not much information on Sunetra Choudhury’s schooling, the information that is known is that after completing her schooling she went to attend the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, where she received a Post Graduation Diploma in Journalism. 

She also attended Cardiff University where she completed her Diploma in Broadcast Journalism.

SchoolYet To Update
College Indian Institute of Mass Communication Cardiff University
Degree/Graduation Post Graduate Diploma in JournalismDiploma in Broadcast Journalism

Relationship Status (Boyfriend, Affairs)

Sunetra Choudhury’s husband’s name is Sudeep Mukhia, the date of their marriage is not known, and the couple has a son together who was born in the April of 2010. Sunetra Choudhury’s son’s name is Tiny.

Sunetra Choudhury Family, Siblings

Sunetra Choudhury’s father and mother’s names are not known. Sunetra Choudhury’s sisters’ names are Piyali Dhar Choudhury and Vasudha. Sunetra Choudhury’s brother’s name is Sayantan Choudhury.

Parent’s NameFather: Yet To Update
Mother: Yet To Update
Siblings/CousinsSister: Piyali Dhar Chowdhury, Vasudha
Brother: Sayantan Choudhury
Relationship StatusMarried
HusbandSudeep Mukhia
ChildrenSon: Tiny

Sunetra Choudhury Height, Weight (Physical Appearance)

Height In centimeters: 164 cm
In meters: 1.64 m
In Inches: 5’4”
Weight55 Kgs
Body Measurements34-27-37
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack


Sunetra Choudhury started her career in journalism in 1999 with The Indian Express newspaper. She worked there as the Deputy Chief Reporter and was responsible for their city section called Newsline. 

Later in 2002, she began her career in electronic media by joining STAR News as a reporter in Hindi. In 2003, she moved to NDTV which is based in New Delhi. However, she quit NDTV on 30th April 2019, and on 1st May 2019, she joined Hindustan Times as a journalist. 

Throughout her career, Sunetra has reported on various topics such as natural disasters, crime, investigations, and politics. She has worked as an anchor and a reporter.


Sunetra along with being a world-class journalist is also a writer and has authored and co-authored some books.

Book NamesYear
Black Warrant 2019
Behind Bars: Prison Tales of India’s Most Famous2017
Breaking News2010

Sunetra Choudhury Net Worth and Salary

Sunetra Choudhury’s Net Worth is around $4.7  Million.

Net Worth in Dollars$ 4.7 Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesINR 38.81 Crore
Salary1-5 Million

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Sunetra Choudhury Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn

InstagramInstagram Profile@mssunetra
TwitterTwitter Profile@sunetrac
FacebookFacebook Profile@sunetranewdelhi
LinkedInLinkedIn Profile@sunetra-choudhury-1b9aa623


Sunetra Choudhury was involved in a controversy related to sexual harassment. She had revealed that a politician was sexually harassing her while she was working as a journalist. This news was reported by a different media house than the one Sunetra was working for.

However, her colleagues Barkha Dutt and Prannoy Roy were criticized for not speaking out against the incident. There was another allegation against Sunetra, where she accused someone of sexual molestation while working at NDTV. It is not known what happened in this case, but it is believed that Pranay Roy, the head of NDTV, promised to increase her salary to resolve the matter.

Favorite Things of Sunetra Choudhury

Favorite TV ShowsGirls, Minions
Favorite Cartoon CharacterMinion
Favorite AuthorsThomas Wolfe, Akhil Sharma

Unknown Facts about Sunetra Choudhury

  • She produced an exclusive report titled “The Election Express” which delved into how voters cast their ballots based on religion and caste. This detailed report was her own work and was later broadcast as a show.
  • In 2015, she won the Red Ink Award for her exceptional work on the adoption of disabled children by Indian families. Her hard work and dedication to highlighting this topic helped to raise awareness and make a positive impact.
  • Sunetra Choudhury is also a TEDx Speaker.


Is Sunetra Choudhury Married?

Yes, Sunetra Choudhury is Married, but her marriage date is not known.

What is Sunetra Choudhury’s Husband’s Name?

Sunetra Choudhury’s Husband’s name is Sudeep Mukhia.

What is Sunetra Choudhury’s Son’s Name?

Sunetra Choudhury’s son’s name is Tiny.