Know About Manu Raju; Wife, CNN, Brother, Twitter, Family, Education

Published Date: 14 Apr, 2020 Updated date: 02 Mar, 2021 By Celebs Podium

Manu Raju, an Indian origin, has over five long working tenure at CNN. He has a long family history of migration during the 1970s.

American journalist Manu Raju works as the Senior Congressional Correspondent at CNN. The former reporter for Politico covers the United States Congress and campaign politics and has a working tenure in multiple D.C. news outlets.

Manu Raju Bio & Family

The TV personality was born on 9 February 1980 in Downers Grove, Illinois, to parents, Tonse N.K. Raju and Vidya Raju. As a family belonging from India, his parents migrated from Karnataka city during the 1970s. They later worked at the National Institutes of Health. His other family member includes his brother, Sharat Raju, who is a film and TV director. Sharat is into Hollywood scene since 2003 with some great TV work credits like 9-1-1: Lone Star (2020), Good Girls (2018), and Mistresses (2016).

Talking about his education, he went to Hinsdale South High School, graduating in 1998. Later he chose the University of Wisconsin–Madison to complete his graduation in 2002 with a degree in business administration.

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CNN Working Tenure & Previous Working Experience!

Manu got the fortune to work with Inside Washington Publishers, covering environmental policy. Then his reporting was Congressional Quarterly, The Hill, and Politico for almost seven years until joining CNN in September 2015. Almost two years later, he got featured on the cover of India Abroad newspaper, which dubbed him the “King of the Hill” for his reporting on key decision-makers in the United States and on Capitol Hill.

In the same year, CNN had to retract he was accused of being involved in the Trump Campaign, which involved hacks of WikiLeaks. Manu never felt to apologize, and CNN was also assured that it would not take any disciplinary action towards him since he followed CNN‘s editorial standards process, despite a mistake.

Manu Raju working for CNN from the United States Capitol alongside CNN Chief Political Correspondent on 30 January 2020 (Picture: Manu’s Instagram)

His career commenced working for WMTV in Madison, Wisconsin, before moving to Washington, D.C., in 2002.

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Ranu’s Wife, Name, and Children!

The 40-year-old beside his newsdesk obligation has a fulfilling marital life. His wife’s name is Archana Mehta, to whom he shares a private marital life. Manu is a reticent person when it comes to his personal life. Besides the undisclosed wedding date, he and his wife share a twin, son, and daughter, born in 2015.

Manu Raju children on 1 September 2019 (Picture: Manu’s Instagram)

The CNN correspondent knows his fatherly role and, in free time, loves to be around his wife and kids.

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Some Interesting Facts About Manu Raju

  • Manu belongs to Indian origin.
  • By profession, his father is a neonatologist and formerly a professor of pediatrics at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
  • He has over 391.9K Twitter followers.
  • The news reporter’s grandfather, Gopalakrishna Adiga, was a poet from South India who wrote in Kannada.
  • In early 2020, he was referred to as a “liberal hack” by Senator Martha McSally (R-Ariz.)
  • During college, he worked as the sports editor for The Badger Herald student newspaper.
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