Gungun Upadhyay is an Indian model, actor,and entrepreneur. She has been the first runner-up of beauty pageants Miss Elegant Jodhpur 2019 and Miss Elegant Rajasthan 2019 .
Gungun Upadhyay was born on Wednesday. 21 August 2002 (age 19 years; as of 2021) in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. She received her primary and secondary education from a local school in Jodhpur. She was fond of acting and dancing since childhood and used to participate in various different school plays and dancing competitions.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Weight (approx.): 55 Kg
Figure Measurements (approx.):34-25-36
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
The 19 year old Gungun was born in a middle class family in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. Her father’s name is Ganesh Upadhyay. Her mother was a house wife. She has an elder sibling, Lokesh Upadhyay. He is a film writer and director.
Gungun Upadhyay started her modelling career at a very young age. She used to participate in different modelling and acting competition held in her city. In 2019, she participated in Miss Jodhpur 2019 beauty contest. She managed to impress the judges with her acting and dancing skills and later she earned the title of Miss Elegant Jodhpur first runner-up.
Winning the Miss Elegant Jodhpur 2019, Gungun Upadhyay got the opportunity to represent her city at the Miss Elegant Rajasthan 2019. She had to go through multiple rounds of the competition where she showcased her modelling and dancing skills and became of the top 3 finalist of the pageant. Later, she was crowned as the Miss Elegant Rajasthan first runner-up.
- Food: Pizza
- Beverage: Coffee
- Actress(s): Priyanka Chopra, Sonam Kapoor
- Apart from being a model and actress, Gungun Upadhyay is also an entrepreneur. She runs to different Instagram pages for doing her business. The Instagram page named ‘gungundryfruits’ sells packaged dry fruits and ‘gun2coffee’ sells roasted coffee beans.
- In January 2022, the 19 year old grabbed headlines after she attempted suicide by jumping from the sixth floor of Hotel Lord’s Inn in the Ratanada area of Jodhpur. Reportedly, she returned to Jodhpur from Udaipur and before jumping off she gave a call to her father in a distressed condition and told him that she was going to commit suicide and also told him to look at her face when he sees her. The reason behind hersucide is not yet confirmed. She fractured her legs and chest and suffered huge blood loss.
- She is an avid animal lover. She has pet dog at her home.
- Gungun Upadhyay is a fitness freak. She does both hardcore training and yoga on regular basis.
- According to Gungun, she loves spending time in Gurudwara. A gurdwara is a holy place of worship for Sikhs.
- Her hobbies includes dancing and making art sketches.
- She enjoys wearing Indian traditional attires.