Mukti Gautam is a famous Indian YouTuber, fitness expert, and an environmentalist. She makes fitness videos and food vlogs on her separate YouTube channels ‘Mukti Gautam and ‘Foodie We.’
Mukti Gautam was born on Tuesday, 12 July 1994 (age 26 years; as of 2020) in a small village located in Himachal Pradesh. At the age of 10, she moved to Chandigarh with her family. She completed her schooling at The New Public School, Chandigarh. She pursued a B.Sc. in Industrial Chemistry and an M.Sc. in Environmental Science (2015-2017) at Panjab University, Chandigarh. YouTube Mukti played various sports in her school and college days, which instilled in her the importance and benefits of staying fit.
Weight (approx.): 50 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Body Measurements (approx.): 32-28-34
Family & Caste
Parents & Siblings
Her father’s name is Gajender Gautam, and he is a businessman. Her mother’s name is Devika Gautam. Mukti’s brother, Aditya Gautam, is also a fitness trainer.
Relationships, Wife & Children
Mukti had a Roka ceremony with her high school boyfriend, Onkar Randhawa, in the year 2020. Onkar is an advocate by profession.
She resides in sector 18, Chandigarh.
As an environmentalist
After completing her formal education, Mukti was employed by the Indian government in the ‘Swachh Bharat Mission,’ where she worked on solid waste management projects in Punjab and Haryana. She has also worked at Ernst & Young (a company that provides financial services) and Punjab Municipal Infrastructure Development Company (PMIDC) in Chandigarh.
As a fitness YouTuber
In 2017, being a fitness enthusiast, Mukti started a self-titled YouTube channel to promote a healthy lifestyle. She began guiding people with exercises that do not require expensive gym equipment and easy homemade diet recipes. According to her, Mukti wanted to teach people to cope up with their busy schedules and get some exercise and healthy food.
As of 2021, the subscriber count on her fitness channel is around 755K.
As a YouTube Vlogger
Mukti’s love for food inspired her to start a food vlogging channel, ‘Foodie We,’ in 2019. She was joined by her brother Aditya and boyfriend Onkar in making these vlogs. Mukti is very particular about not wasting food. In a YouTube video, she mentioned that she distributes leftover food to underprivileged children. She does various food-related challenges on her channel.
In January 2021, Mukti started her third YouTube channel titled OMG Vlogs, where O stands for Onkar, M stands for Mukti, and G stands for Gautam (Aditya). With her various social media accounts, Mukti has garnered a massive subscriber base. She has more than 631K subscribers on her Foodie We channel as of 2021. OMG Vlogs channel has around 168K subscribers.
- Mukti has earned many laurels as a national level taekwondo player and a state-level Kho-Kho player.
- Mukti was awarded the ‘Best Fitness Blogger 2019’ by the popular fitness magazine The Lifestyle Journalist.
- In a YouTube video, when she was asked why she made food vlogs when she was a fitness expert, she said,
I believe in having a balance in life so the occasional beer and brownie is a must!”
- Mukti has an undying love for animals. She has a pet dog named Teddy.
- Mukti spreads awareness about various environmental causes through her vlogs. In a vlog, she mentioned that she wanted to work as an environmentalist in future.
- In an interview, when she was asked about her fitness mantra, she said,
I believe a workout can turn around a day and that food is healing.”