Rekha Purie Wiki, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Biography & More

Rekha Purie


Rekha Purie is an Indian businesswoman and social worker. She is the wife of the Indian media tycoon Aroon Purie. She is also the managing director of the Vasant Valley School in New Delhi. She is the chairperson of Universal Learn Today Private Limited, TV Today Network Business Limited, and Radio Today Broadcasting Limited.


Rekha Purie was born in Delhi, India.

Physical Appearance

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Black


Parents & Siblings

Not much is known about her parents.

Husband & Children

Her husband, Aroon Purie, is a prominent Indian journalist and editor-in-chief of India Today Group.

Rekha Purie with her husband, Aroon Purie

The couple has a son and two daughters. Her son’s name is Ankoor Purie, and her daughters’ names are Kalli Purie and Koel Purie.

A picture of Ankoor Purie, Rekha Purie’s son

Rekha Purie’s daughter, Kalli Puri

A picture of Koel Purie

Other Relatives

Her younger daughter, Koel Purie, is married to a French aerospace engineer named Laurent Rinchet.

Laurent Rinchet with his wife, Keol Purie

Her elder daughter, Kalli Purie, is married to a businessman named Raj Singh Bhandal.

Kalli Purie with Raj Singh Bhandal


Rekha Purie works at the Vasant Valley School in New Delhi as its managing director.

Rekha Purie posing at the Vasant Valley School while honouring a winning team

Rekha Purie is the head of Universal Learn Today Private Limited, TV Today Network Business Limited, and Radio Today Broadcasting Limited. Rekha Purie owns a 24.18 per cent stake in TV Today Network Limited.


In 2010, Rekha Purie received the ‘Great Women Award’ in Mumbai for her work in the education sector.

Rekha Purie after receiving Great Women Award in 2010


  • Rekha Purie is frequently invited as a special guest by famous artists for their big events. In 2012, she was seen at fashion designer Manish Arora’s event where he introduced his summer 2012 wardrobe collection.

    Rekha Purie at Manish Arora’s Summer 2012 Collection Launch

  • Rekha Purie is regularly seen at award shows and events organized by India Today Group, usually with her husband. In 2016, she was clicked at the India Today Art Awards.

    (From left) India Today Art Awards jury members Rekha Purie, Aroon Purie, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief, India Today Group, Kiran Nadar, Chairman, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art

  • Rekha Purie often attends various workshops and seminars associated with the school curriculum as a chief guest. Once, she attended a workshop organised to help students with dyslexia and learn the ways to teach better. This workshop was held at Ramjas School in Thanesar, Haryana.

    Rekha Purie while attending a school workshop