Mukul Gain is an Indian dancer and social media influencer who rose to fame following his participation as a finalist on the seventh season of the TV reality show Dance India Dance and on India’s Best Dancer.
Mukul Gain was born on Sunday, July 16, 2000 (age 23 years; as of 2023) in Raipur, Chhattisgarh. His zodiac sign is Cancer. Since his teenage years, Mukul was not very interested in studies and used to bunk school to practice dance. He completed his formal education at Vidyut Grih Higher Secondary school, Korba, Chhattisgarh.
Height (approx.): 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.): 70 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Brown
Mukul belongs to a middle-class family from Raipur, Chattisgarh.
Parents & Siblings
His father Manoranjan Gain (d. 2020) owned a newspaper agency in Raipur.
Mukul Gain’s father
Mukul’s mother, Pinky Gain is a housewife.
Mukul Gain’s mother
He also has a younger sister, Shanu Gain, a makeup artist.
Mukul Gain’s sister
Wife & Children
He is unmarried.
Mukul has been dating Sona Dey (social media influencer, dancer, and model.)
Mukul Gain and Sona Dey
Mukul Gain follows Hinduism.
Mukul Gain is Bengali Kayastha.
Mukul started dancing when he was just 8 years old. He used to dance in the local Durga Puja functions in his town. His debut reality show was Aata Juniors (Telegu) (2018.) After this, he also participated in Dhee 10, Dance India Dance 7 (finalist) and India’s Best Dancer and D4 Dance Junior v/s Senior.
Mukul Gain in India’s Best Dancer
Social Media Influencer
Mukul and his girlfriend started posting their couple dance videos online, gaining immense popularity. They have a YouTube as well as an Instagram channel with the name of Mukul Sona MS where they also post daily vlogs along with their other videos.
Mukul and Sona have also appeared in many music videos together. Their debut music video was Roop ke Jaadu (Feb, 2021.)
The debut song of Mukul Gain
His other famous videos include Tere Lai (2023), Tum Humare Saman (2021), Bum Maal (2021), etc.
The cover picture of Tere Lai
Together with his friends Nitesh Mandal and Mitesh Roy, he established a trio and learned to dance. Furthermore, they founded a dance academy in Sundar Nagar, Raipur, Chattisgarh, known as MNM Dance Atmosphere.
Mukul Gain as an instructor
Mukul Gains owns a MG ZS EV.
Mukul Gain posing in front of his car
- Mukul has an armband tattoo on his left arm done in bold black ink.
Mukul Gain’s armband tattoo
- His second tattoo is a script tattoo done with black ink on his right arm. It says “Dance is the hidden love language.”
Mukul Gain’s script tattoo
- Dance Form: Lyrical Breaking
- Initially, Mukul’s parents did not support his dancing career and wanted him to pursue a more stable profession.
- He had to go through at least eight auditions before finally being selected for the Dance India Dance TV Show.
- Mukul dedicates two hours every day to practicing dancing.
- In an interview, he expressed his desire to choreograph Tiger Shroff, given the opportunity.
- During his father’s medical treatment for cancer in Raipur, Indian comedian Bharti Singh provided immense support to Mukul and his family. Sadly, his father passed away in 2020.
Mukul Gain and Bharti Singh in India’s Best Dancer
- On the reality TV show India’s Best Dancer in 2020, Mukul proposed to his long-time girlfriend, Sona Dey.
Mukul Gain proposing to Sona Dey
- Since his appearance on Dance India Dance, Mukul has been working as an assistant director in Bollywood and has frequent interactions with Bollywood celebrities.
Mukul Gain with Honey Singh
- Mukul Gain follows a non-vegetarian diet.