Pallavi Gogoi (born May 9, 1970) is an Indian-American Journalist, Writer, Reporter and Editor from New York, USA. She is currently serving as the Chief Business Editor at National Public Radio (NPR). Furthermore, she has also worked in many famous United States Media News agencies like CNN Money, The Associated Press and USA Today.
The 48-year-old Pallavi has also accused M.J. Akbar (Indian Politician) for sexual misconduct and raping her while working under him at The Asian Age. She was raped multiple times by MJ Akbar in his office when she was just 23 years old.
Therefore, she has posted her story over the internet to expose Mobashar Jawed Akbar under her #MeToo Movement story.
Gogoi is not the first lady who has accused Akbar. Earlier in October 2018, Priya Ramani has revealed her rape allegation story. Hence, many girls and woman have come forward to speak about their sexual harassment while working with MJ Akbar.
|Full Birth Name||Pallavi Gogoi.|
|Profession||1. Journalist, Writer, Reporter & Editor.
2. Chief Business Editor at National Public Radio (NPR).
|Age (As of 2018)||Forty-eight (48) years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||May 9, 1970.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Shillong, Meghalaya, India.|
|Citizenship||1. The United States of America.
|Career Timeline||1. NPR (National Public Radio) (Jul 2017 to Present) as Chief Business Editor.
2. CNN Money (Sept 2012 to Jun 2017) as Senior Editor in Markets & Economy department.
3. The Associated Press (Sept 2010 to Sept 2012) as Business Writer.
4. USA Today (Oct 2008 to Dec 2009) as Banking Reporter.
5. Business Week Magazine (2000 to 2008) as Correspondent.
6. Dow Jones (1996 to 2000) as Reporter.
7. The Asian Age, as Journalist.
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Taurus.|
|Current Residence||New York, United States.|
|Controversy||On 1 November 2018, she has accused MJ Akbar (Indian Politician & Journalist) for raping her at the age of 23-year-old. At that time, she was working at "The Asian Age" News Media Agency.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 1".
Centimeters: 157 cm.
Meters: 1.57 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
|Shoe Size (US)||6.|
|Parents||Father: Retired Government Employee.
Mother: Name not found.
|Siblings||Brother: 1 younger bro.
|Famous Relatives||Not Known|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Name not found.|
|Children||1 Son & 1 Daughter.|
|Highest Qualification||1. Completed her Masters' degree in English Literature from Hindu College.
2. Done graduation Bachelors' degree from the Khalsa College, Delhi University.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Shahrukh Khan.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Kashmir.|
|Love to do||Reading & Writing.|
|Favorite Food||Daal Chawal, Rajma, and Palak Paneer.|
|Net worth (approx.)||Rs. 10.5 Crores Indian Rupees or $1.5 Million US Dollars (As of 2018).|
|Salary Per Month||Will Update.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Pallavi Gogoi
- M J Akbar accuser Journalist was born on the 9th of May 1970 in Shillong, Meghalaya, India. Hence, Pallavi Gogoi’s age is 48 years old.
- In her family, she has a father, mother and a younger brother. Her dad has also worked as Government employee in India.
- She has attended Khalsa College, Delhi University to complete her graduation. Later, she has joined Hindu College to finish her Masters’ degree in English Literature.
- Personal Life: Pallavi has married her husband in the late 1990s. Furthermore, she also shares 2 children from her spouse.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Gogoi is around $1.5 Million US Dollars (Rs. 10.5 Crores Indian Rupees) in 2018.
- As per her food habits, she loves to eat Indian dishes like Rajma Rice, Palak Paneer, and Daal.