Mukta Chaitanya has completed Psychological First Aid course at Johns Hopkins University and worked as a member on the Cyber Committee of the Women’s Commission. Mukta has received the Arun Sadhu Fellowship for 2019-20. Studies and research are being conducted under the Fellowship on 'Use and Consequences of Gaming and Porn Sites: Ages 8 to 18'. Also, a book called 'Screen Time' has been published for children and parents. She shares her views with Punekars on positively managing screen time.
Mukta has been in journalism since 1999. She was working as the Chief Deputy Editor with Lokmat. Since 2013 she is working as a freelance journalist. To date, she has written in various newspapers like Lokmat, Loksatta, Maharashtra Times, Divya Marathi, Mahanagar, Saamana and web portals such as The Wire Marathi, Just Right Cinema, Bigul etc. She has also written extensively for various magazines and Diwali issues.
She has published two books with Samakalin Prakashan and Mehta Prakashan. She has also acted as a content editor for Think Bank - YouTube channel
Her blog http://muktachaitanya.com/