Marital Status: Unmarried
Age: 22 Years
|Physical Stats & More|
|Neerja Punia - Instagram Height||in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 10”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-26-32|
|Hair Colour||Black with Dark Coppery Brown highlights|
|Date of Birth||Year, 2001|
|Age (as of 2023)||22 Years|
• Neerja Punia got a peacock tattoo inked that covers a significant portion of her body. Starting from the right side of her waist, it extends over her hip and continues down to her thigh.
• She got a tattoo inked on her left arm.
• She has got her nose pierced on both sides. She has a neck dermal piercing and a navel piercing also.
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Ajeet Punia|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Neerja Punia
- Neerja Punia is an Indian model who appeared on MTV Roadies Karm Ya Kaand’ (Season 20) as a contestant in 2023 and became the first transwoman to participate in the show.
- Neerja works as a print and runway model. In 2023, she participated in the show ‘Slay Model Search Asia.’ It is the first international modelling contest organised by Slay Model Management, which is the world’s first and only transgender-exclusive model agency based in Los Angeles; this institute is founded, owned, and run by Filipino-American director Cecilio Asuncion.
- During a personal interview round on MTV Roadies Karm Ya Kaand (Season 19), Neerja Punia shared her journey as a transwoman. She discussed the challenges she faced, particularly the strained relationship with her father, who initially struggled to accept her true identity. Despite having knowledge of legal procedures and court processes, her father chose not to accompany her during the Legal Gender Recognition (LGR) process; however, a significant change occurred in their relationship when Neerja was selected for the personal interview round of MTV Roadies Karm Ya Kaand (Season 19). She added that her father accompanied her to the airport when she left for the auditions, hinting at a potential reconciliation and progress in their relationship.
- Neerja has a deep affection for animals. She has a pet dog and two hamsters.
- Punia’s fondness for nature extends to her personal space. Her home is embellished with an array of lush green plants.