Prashanth Sambargi is an Indian businessman, social activist, producer and distributor of films. In 2021, he participated in the popular television reality show “Bigg Boss Kannada 8” hosted by famous South Indian actor Kichcha Sudeep.
Veera Prashanth Sambargi was born on Monday, October 6, 1980 (40 years old; from 2020) in Belgaum, Bangalore. Her zodiac sign is Libra. Prashanth studied at Webster High School, Bangalore from 1998 to 1990. He obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration from PES College of Management Bangalore from 1995 to 1998. He completed an MBA in 2000 from TASMAC College, Bangalore.
Height (approx.): 5 ′ 8 ″
Eye color: Brown
Hair color: Black
Relationships, wife and children
Prashanth Sambargi is married with two children. The name of one of his sons is Adithya Sambargi.
In 2001, he started working as a direct sales agent in Bangalore. In 2002, he joined Reliance Infocomm as DSA-CDMA and worked there for almost 6 years. He then worked in the sales and marketing department at Reliance World and later worked in the business development department at Reliance World. In 2009, he joined a real estate brokerage firm ‘Mars Realty’ as one of the partners. He also owns a real estate firm ‘VIP Square’. He has worked as a media manager for South Indian actor Arjun Sarja. Apart from this, he has also worked as a brand creator and advertising technician on various films. In 2021, he participated in the popular reality TV show ‘Bigg Boss Kannada 8’ broadcast by Colors Kannada.
- In 2018, South Indian actress Sruthi Hariharan filed two police complaints in Bengaluru in which she accused Prashanth Sambargi of threatening to kill her.
- In 2020, the Central Crime Branch of Bengaluru sent him a notice to investigate his involvement in the drug threat in the Kannada film industry. In the statement, Prashanth alleged that South Indian actress Sanjjanaa Galrani (defendant in the drug case) and MLA Congress Ahmed Khan knew each other very well and had met before on June 8, 2019 in a casino. Ahmed dismissed all those rumors and filed a complaint against Prashant for spreading them.
Awards and honors
- July 2003: PAN India Number One Award from the DAE (Dhirubhai Ambani Entrepreneurship) program, presented by Mukesh D Ambani, President of Reliance Industries, at DAKC Bombay
- December 2003: Award for Most CDMA Phones Sold at a Point of Sale in a Year: Jayanagar Reliance World
- August 2005: Finalist Best Business Partner 2005/06.
- April 2006: Circle Head Letter of Excellence for Contribution to the NPI Business (New Product Incentives)
- September 2006: “The Platinum Disc Award” for Best Innovative Marketing for Kananda’s Film “Aishwarya”
- September 2007: Best B2C NPI Online Business at Reliance World
Facts / Trivia
- In 2014, she wrote a request to her son’s school to ban the use of brown paper to cover books, as it harms the environment in the long run. He said,
Children need to be taught the importance of protecting the environment. The teachers at my son’s school have done a good job and Adithya doesn’t even make paper rockets for fun. By raising awareness, we can remove this practice from our system for a better tomorrow. ”
- In 2019, she appeared in the video song ‘Belesona Kannada’ with CT Ravi (former Karnataka Minister of Kannada and Culture) and Kannada actors Komal Kumar, Jayram Karthik and Dharma Keerthiraj. In the same year, he sang the victory song ‘Modi Geluvu’.
- According to his posts on social media, he is a firm believer in Hinduism.
- He loves to play tennis in his spare time.
- In his various posts on social media, he supported BJP and promoted the ‘Congress Mukt Bharat’ campaign.
- In 2020, he revealed that South Indian actress Sanjjanaa Galrani, who was previously involved in the drug case, had converted to Islam.
- While he was at Bigg Boss Kannada 8’s house in 2021, netizens teased him for his gestures and for making the contestants uncomfortable in the house.