Prem was born and brought up in a Christian family. His parents were converted from Hinduism to Christianity. His father is a daily wageworker and mother is a housewife. He has one brother and a sister.
Prem's father underwent a major surgery on his spinal cord in 2008. Due to this, his parents were not able to meet the basic needs of their children. Prem's mother was worried about his upbringing and future. Then, in April of 2016 his father suffered a heart attack and passed away.
Prem joined the hostel in 2005 and was admitted in class 2, which runs under the Alpha Omega Society. His sister Gayatri and brother Shubhash were also admitted into the hostel.
Prem is currently studying in class 10 at Saint Thomas English Medium School and he wants to become a medical doctor.