It is an exciting time to be alive in a world where ethnicity and gender are no more barriers to forging a reputable career. Here is an up-close look into one successful media personality you would love to know.
BBC Breakfast’s Naga Munchetty is a professional British television presenter, newsreader, and journalist.
Where is Naga Munchetty originally from?
Despite growing up in Streatham, South London, her family migrated from Pakistan.
Is Naga Munchetty a Tamil?
Correction again – my father is not Tamil. https://t.co/h4bIuNgntL
— Naga Munchetty (@TVNaga01) September 7, 2016
Naga’s birth name is Subha Nagalakshmi Munchetty-Chendriah. She is of mixed ethnicity: part Tamil and part Mauritian. Naga has publicly debunked assumptions on social media and the internet that her father is also Tamil.
Who are Naga Munchetty parents?
Naga’s mother, Muthu Chendriah, is from Tamil Nadu, India. Her father, apart from being revealed to be from Mauritius, has not been publicly named by Naga. Both of them moved to Wales in the early 70s to study, Muthu in dentistry, and Naga’s father as a nurse. They married in London.