Neeraj is from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. He has completed Sangeet Visharad in Vocals from Bhatkhande Sangit Vidyapith, Lucknow and Sangeet Prabhakar in Tabla from Allahabad University. He is an approved All India Radio Tabla Artist and has given live and recorded performances on both AIR and Doordarshan. He has also given various stage performances as a vocalist and accompanist. A keen percussionist, he has been teaching Tabla, Drums, Djembe, Cajon, Dhol, Harmonium, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Octapad and Hand Sonic at Pinegrove School, Dharampur since 2016. He has also been supervising live shows as a sound technician and control room in charge. He enjoys singing, playing different types of instruments, cricket, badminton and swimming.