Pooja Lodhia
Pooja Lodhia joined KTRK and the ABC13 Eyewitness News team as a general assignments reporter in the spring of 2012.

Before making her leap to Houston, she reported at Eatel News Magazine in Baton Rouge; WLUC in Marquette, Michigan; and WFTX in Fort Myers, Florida. Some of her most memorable stories include covering final space shuttle launch in Cape Canaveral, Hurricane Isaac in New Orleans, and a moose on the loose in Michigan. She truly believes that every person has a story worth telling, and she's honored to be able to do so.

Pooja was born and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and has family here in Houston.

She has degrees in English Literature and Journalism and a minor in Modern Dance from Emory University in Atlanta.

Pooja's hobbies include yoga, dance, reading fiction, and good conversation. She's a very social reporter so if you run into her, please say, "Hello!" She'd love to hear your personal story. If you'd like to know more about her, she encourages you to connect with her on Facebook and follow her on Twitter!

Pooja's Stories
Popular LGBT rights advocate honored on day dedicated to her
Oct. 24 will now forever mark Monica Katrice Roberts Day in Houston after Mayor Sylvester Turner dedicated the day to her.
HFD arson investigator remembered by friends and family
"It's the worst day of their life. Kids don't deserve to lose a father, and a wife doesn't deserve to lose her husband," HPFFA president said.
16-year-old student starts business amid pandemic to help other's confidence
"You either level up or you stay where you are." This teen started her own company to help others feel good about themselves.
Finding leftover fabric spurred idea for athletic trainer to help young cancer survivors and COVID-19 patients
An athletic trainer at St. Agnes Academy first came up with the idea of making masks when she discovered leftover fabric in a closet.
Asiatown's Chinese Community Center a hub for virtual learning amid pandemic
From heritage tours to a Chinese language program, Houston's Chinese Community Center is a hub for culture and education!
Asiatown took hit over COVID-19 rumors, but business is back
The area took a big hit before the pandemic when a rumor popped up saying there was a case of COVID-19. Now, things are looking up.
Have a drink while you walk your dog at this new East End spot
If you're looking for something to do while staying safe in this pandemic, there's a new spot in the East End.
Houston's Asiatown: One of the largest in the country
Have you ever been to Houston's Asiatown? It's one of the largest in the country!
Here's how you can attend the Bayou City Art Festival virtually
Check out this cool, virtual-style art festival happening soon!
Montrose bar transforms into PRIDE Pantry
With so many people struggling amid the pandemic, this Montrose LGBTQ bar launched The Pride Pantry! 🏳️‍🌈