Palki Sharma Bio, Age, Net Worth

Palki Sharma is an Indian personality and a journalist by profession. She is a better-known news anchor and designer. Palki belongs to Pilani, Rajasthan, and was brought up in Delhi. She began her journalism career in 2002, working for Doordarshan.

After that, she became a staff writer, news anchor, and senior editor and worked with various channels for over ten years. She is a happy married woman with a happy-living extended family, including a daughter, a son, and a husband. She mentions on social media that she is “…. bibliophile/mother/foodie/homophobe/saree enthusiast / French student…”

Palki Sharma Net Worth

As per our estimate, an Indian editor and an anchor can earn a minimum of $600 per month and go beyond $1200 per month. Though there is no clear description of Palki’s net worth and salary details, she might have a good fortune because of her hard work, enthusiasm, and determination.

Moreover, she earned a 2002, marking a career of 20 years. She is undoubtedly earning a good income because of her anchoring career. We can assume she might have an overall salary package of more than $600 Dollars. Her primary source of income is her anchoring work, and she also owns a designer Saree brand called Reyva.

Net Worth: Not Known
Real Name: Palki Sharma Upadhyay
Birth Date: May 29, 1982
Age (as of 2024): 42 Years
Birth Place: Rajasthan, India
Height: 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Husband: Sanket Upadhyay

Early Life

Palki Sharma Upadhyay was born on 29th May 1982, making her 42 years old as of 2024. She is a native of Rajasthan and was raised in Delhi, where she received a certification in French learning and pursued her career in journalism. She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Communication and Journalism from ICG, Jaipur, Rajasthan. Palki shared her childhood memories with Sanchita (her sister).


Palki Sharma began her professional career in 2002, working as the host news or news anchor. She worked at Doordarshan until 2005 and hosted the news on regional and national channels. Besides being a host, she was also a writer working for the shortlisted and formatted stories and current affairs.

From 2004 to 2005, she worked for Hindustan Times as a staff writer. There, she used to write on social and civic issues. She was holding the command over edited segments of the Jaipur edition. After that, she began working for CNN-IBN. She was first hired as a full-time employee as a senior editor and was later promoted to anchor and senior editor.

Palki Sharma worked for this designation from 2005 to 2016. She used to split her time between Noida and New Delhi. She was responsible for the major headlines and hosting the news over television.

She would also interview big celebrities and name personalities like opposition leaders, cabinet ministers, business heads, artists, authors, film stars, sports stars, social activists, and young achievers. From March 2017 to January 2023, she worked for WION (World Is One News) as a full-time employee.

She was hired as managing editor based in Noida. Simultaneously, she worked for Network18 Media & Investments Limited beginning in September 2022 and is still working there for their Indian news website called Firstpost. Between these two jobs, she worked for iTV Network in January 2023.

There, she was responsible for having debates and discussions on politics, society, and other complicated topics. The two programs she hosted in her career span were “Flashback” and “Between the Lines,” which remained a big hit on national television.

Personal Life

Palki Sharma is married to Sanket Upadhyay. They got married in 2008. The couple is raising a daughter and a son. The daughter’s name is Manya Upadhyay. Palki Sharma Upadhyay is available on Instagram under the name Palki Sharma Upadhyay and goes by the handle palkisharmaupadhyay.

She has a verified Instagram account with 660K followers, 697 posts, and 50 following members. Many of her Instagram pictures are from her studio and screenshots or poses she has given while at work.

Palki Sharma is also available on Facebook with a verified account and goes by Palki S Upadhyay. She has 180K followers and only one as a following member. She is rarely active on Facebook and posted her last post on 19th January 2023.

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