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Interesting facts about Mulayam Singh Yadav
Let's take a look at some interesting facts about him:
Mulayam Singh Yadav was born on November 22, 1939 in Saifai village of Etawa district.
His journey in politics as an MLA started with Sanyukta Socialist Party from Jaswantnagar in 1967.
Mulayam founded Samajwadi Party (SP) in 1992 and and became CM with Muslim-Yadav vote bank.
In 1996, he was on the verge of becoming Prime Minister if not for RJD chief Lalu’s opposition.
Yadav served as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh thrice - between 1989-91, 1993-95, and again in 2003-2007.
Yadav had married twice. His first wife, Malti Devi, mother of Akhilesh Yadav, was his first wife. Mulayam formally announced his relationship with Sadhana Gupta in 2007.
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