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Prabir Purkayastha: Wiki, Bio, Caste, Net Worth, Age, Wife & more (2023)

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Who is Prabir Purkayastha?

Prabir Purkayastha is an activist in the scientific community and worked as an engineer in the power, telecom, and software industries. In addition to that, he is the editor for the website As part of the continuing money laundering investigation into the suspected funding irregularities at NewsClick, the Enforcement Directorate seized his apartment in New Delhi. As a result, he has been receiving a lot of media attention because  of this seizure. Prabir Purkayastha was recently arrested by the Delhi Police in relation to a complaint filed under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. On November 1, 1949, he was born.

Wikipedia Profile

Full NamePrabir Purkayastha
Known AsPrabir
Date of Birth November 1, 1949
Age74 years (As of 2023)
Birth PlaceIndia
ProfessionEditor, Engineer, Activist
Current LocationIndia
Prabir Purkayastha Wikipedia


What is the Caste of Prabir Purkayastha? His Caste is Kayastha.


What is the age of Prabir Purkayastha? His current age is 74 years (As of 2023).

Educational Career

SchoolLocal High School
Alma Mater Local College
Highest QualificationGraduate
Prabir Purkayastha Educational Career

Professional Career

In addition to being the Editor of, Prabir Purkayastha was one of the founding members of the Delhi Science Forum. An story that was published by The New York Times in August 2023 said that the news outlet was a component of a global network that received financial backing from a wealthy American businessman named Neville Roy Singham. It is said that Singham keeps strong relations with the media apparatus of the Chinese government. He also has a lot of talent as a writer. He collaborated on a great many books. It has been said that he is an activist with a leftist viewpoint. He was a engineer and worked in Power and Telecom Sector.

Height & Weight

Height5 feet 10 inches (approx)
Weight76 kg (approx)
Hair ColorGrey
Eye ColorBlack
Prabir Purkayastha Physical Appearance

What is the height of Prabir Purkayastha? He has an attractive physique and a lovely appearance and has a height of 5 feet 10 inches (approx) and a weight of 76 kg (approx).

Net Worth

What is the Net Worth of Prabir Purkayastha? His net worth is 2-4 Cr INR as of 2023.

Family, Marital Status, Wife

Marital StatusMarried
WifeWill Update
Father / Mother Will Update
ChildrenWill Update
Prabir Purkayastha  Family

Social Media

The social media links to his accounts in Twitter, Facebook, YouTube & Instagram are given below:

Likes & Dislikes

Favourite ActorPankaj Tripathi
Favourite ActressKareena Kapoor
Favourite FoodIndian Cuisine
Favourite Place Dubai
Favourite ColorGreen
Prabir Purkayastha Likes & Dislikes


What is the religion of Prabir Purkayastha?

Prabir Purkayastha follows Hinduism.

Who is the owner of NewsClick India?

Prabir Purkayastha, who also holds the position of Editor-in-Chief at NewsClick, is the person who initially developed and established NewsClick.