Ruchita Puri is a news presenter with Doordarshan. She is a trained Kathak dancer of the Jaipur Gharana, and has performed in Canada and the US. She has acted in several plays and TV serials. As a media person she has worked extensively with the print and electronic media. Her articles have been published in major Indian newspapers. She has recently directed and produced a film entitled ‘The Maharani’s Brick’.