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Age: 21-- AEG: (2016-Current)


Pratik Lakhani first began competing with The Michigan Bhangra Team in 2012 and has competed at over 17 competitions. These include World’s Best Bhangra Crew, Boston Bhangra, Boston Bhangra, Bhangra in the Burgh, Motor City Bhangra, and Bhangra Blowout. In 2014, he became one of the captains of the Michigan Bhangra Team (MBT) and led his team to successful placings at over 4 national competitions including Nachde Nashville, Buckeye Mela, and Bhangra Blowout. Pratik has also danced with Dhamak Punjab De (DPD), Rutgers University Bhangra, Rahke Virse De (RVD), and Furteelay Shokeen (FS). On AEG, Pratik has aided in creating winning bhangra formations which led to three successful placings for AEG. Outside of Bhangra, Pratik holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering from The University of Michigan–Ann Arbor and is Environmental Engineer for the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation in New York City. His interests also include Baseball, Cooking, and of course his alma mater The Michigan Wolverines.