Some Lesser Known Facts About Charu Nigam
- She was born in Agra, Uttar Pradesh.
- In the late 1980s, her family shifted to New Delhi as her father got a job with DDA as an Engineer.
- She did her schooling from New Delhi.
- Her father did his engineering from IIT Roorkee.
- She cracked IIT Entrance Test. However, she got poor ranking in IIT with 6.2 CGPA.
- Her father wanted her to become a Civil Servant. She too had an interest in public service.
- She started preparing for the State Services. However, her father wanted her to appear in the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Examination.