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Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav

Biography

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.

Personal Life

Full Name Akhilesh Yadav
Date of Birth 01 Jul 1973 (Age 45)
Place of Birth 1-07-1973
Party name Samajwadi Party
Education Post Graduate
Profession Agriculture
Father's Name Mulayam Singh Yadav
Mother's Name Malti Devi
Spouse's Name Dimple Yadav
Spouse's Profession Lok Sabha MP
No of Sons 1
No of Daughters 2

Contact

Permanent address Safai Village, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh
Present address : 5, Vikramaditya Marg, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Contact number 09013180048
Website www.akhileshyadav.com
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Interesting Facts

Akhilesh Yadav was the youngest chief minister Uttar Pradesh. He has won the Lok Sabha elections three times. Akhilesh travelled about 10,000 km and held 800 rallies in UP during the 2017 UP state assembly election. His active involvement in developing rural life and working for the welfare of the farmers and the poor is the live example of the new picture of Uttar Pradesh. As he known as one of the young faces in Indian politics, he has taken many good moves in the welfare of Young generation.

Political Timeline

  • 2017
    Akhilesh Yadav headed the SP-Congress Alliance and tasted big defeat by BJP.
  • 2012
    He was appointed as leader of the Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh on 10 March 2012.
  • 2012
    He became the youngest Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh on 15 March 2012. His age was 38 years.
  • 2009
    Elected as a member of the 14th Lok Sabha for the third term.
  • 2007
    Again became Member of Committee on Science & Technology, Environment & Forests.
  • 2002
    He was appointed as Member, Committee on Science & Technology, Environment & Forests. Before this he served as member of Committee on Ethics for two years.
  • 2012
    He resigned as member of the 15th Lok Sabha to become Member of Legislative Council in the state of Uttar Pradesh.
  • 2004
    He was elected as a member of the 14th Lok Sabha for a second term. Later he became member of different committees like Committee on Urban Development, Committee on Provision of Computers for MPs, Offices of Parties, Officers of Lok Sabha Secretariate, etc.
  • 2000
    Elected to the 13th Lok Sabha from Kannauj in a by-election in 2000.
Net Worth8.47 CRORE
ASSETS8.85 CRORE
Liabilities38.14 LAKHS

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.

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