I am basically from Kokan. I grew up at Shivdav, a beautiful village on the bank of Garh river in Kankavli (Sindhudurga District). I completed my schooling in 1995 from Shivdav Madhyamik Vidyalaya  in Shivdav and then completed my B.A. From Shailendra Education Society at Dahisar, Mumbai.