Vinod Dua

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Vinod Dua
Born (1954-03-11) 11 March 1954 (age 63)
New Delhi, India
Education Hans Raj College, University of Delhi
Occupation Journalist
Spouse(s) Chinna Dua
Children Mallika Dua, Bakul Dua
Awards Padma Shri (2008)
BD Goenka

Vinod Dua (born 11 March 1954) is a leading Indian media personality. He has seen and been associated with Indian television’s transition from a government controlled, black and white, single-channel entity to the present-day multi-channel transnational satellite TV industry. A veteran of thousands of hours of telecasting, Vinod Dua is an anchor, political commentator, election analyst, producer and director.

He was awarded the Padma Shri for Journalism in 2008 by Government of India.[1]

Early life[edit]

Vinod Dua’s early upbringing was in the refugee colonies of Delhi. His family migrated from Dera Ismael Khan after the partition of British India. He graduated with a degree in English Literature from Hans Raj College and obtained his master's degree in literature, both from the University of Delhi.Ap Ke Liye was anchored by Vinod till 1984. 1984 was a landmark in the career of Vinod since he anchored Doordarshan.


Aired in the past[edit]

  • Janvani
  • Parakh
  • Khaba


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