Akhilesh Yadav is an active politician serving the Samajwadi Party. He is the 20th Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. He completed his schooling from the St. Mary's School in Etawah. After that, he enrolled at Dholpur Military School in Dholpur, Rajasthan. He did Bachelor's degrees in Civil Environmental Engineering at Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysore and then went to Australia to study for a master's degree in environmental engineering at the University of Sydney. He got married to Dimple Yadav on 24 November 1999. In 2012, Akhilesh Yadav leads the election campaign of Samajwadi Party and got huge success against BSP supremo Mayawati. In March 2012, at the age of 38, he was sworn in as the youngest chief minister of Uttar Pradesh. He resigned as CM on 11 March 2017 after his party got defeated by BJP.
Disclaimer: The information relating to the candidate is an archive based on the self-declared affidavit filed at the time of elections. The current status may be different. For the latest on the candidate kindly refer to the affidavit filed by the candidate with the Election Commission of India in the recent election.