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Akhilesh Yadav

Bio
Real NameAkhilesh Yadav
NicknameTipu
ProfessionIndian Politician
PartySamajwadi Party
Political Journey • In a by-election in 2000, he was elected member to the 13th Lok Sabha from Kannauj.
• In the 2004 Lok Sabha Elections, he was elected member to the 14th Lok Sabha.
• In the 2009 General Elections, he was elected member to the 15th Lok Sabha for the third term.
• On 10th March 2012, he was appointed Leader of the Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh.
• At the age of 38 years, he became the youngest Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh on 15th March 2012.
Biggest RivalMayawati
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
Weightin Kilograms- 65 kg
in Pounds- 143 lbs
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth1 July 1973
Age (as in 2015)43 Years
Birth PlaceSaifai village, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
NationalityIndian
HometownEtawah, Uttar Pradesh
SchoolDholpur Military School, Dholpur, Rajasthan
CollegeUniversity of Mysore, Mysore, Karnataka, India
University of Sydney, Australia
Educational QualificationsMaster's Degree in Civil Environmental Engineering,
Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering
DebutIn the year 2000, when he became Member of Parliament after winning a by-election from Kannauj.
FamilyFather- Mulayam Singh Yadav (Former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh)
Akhilesh Yadav with his father Mulayam Singh Yadav
Mother- Malti Devi (by birth), Sadhana Gupta (step-mother)
Brother- Prateek Yadav (half-brother)
Akhilesh Yadav brother Prateek Yadav
Sisters- N/A
ReligionHindu
Address5 Vikramaditya Marg, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
HobbiesPlaying Cricket, Playing Football, Listening Music, Reading, Watching Films
Controversies• In 2013, he was surrounded with controversies after IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal's suspension.
• In 2014, an FIR was lodged against him for downloading and watching the pirated copy of Bollywood film "pk".
• In 2016, he was criticised for his derogatory comment on media when he was asked about the Kairana issue.
Favourite Things
Favourite PoliticianRam Manohar Lohia
Favourite MusiciansGuns N' Roses, Bon Jovi, Bryan Adams and Metallica
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeDimple Yadav, Indian Politician (married 24 November 1999)
Akhilesh Yadav with his wife Dimple Yadav
ChildrenSon- Arjun Yadav
Daughters- Aditi Yadav, Tina Yadav
Akhilesh Yadav with his wife and children
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net Worth (approx.)16 crore INR (as in 2014)

Akhilesh Yadav

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Akhilesh Yadav

  • Does Akhilesh Yadav smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Akhilesh Yadav drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • He has studied in one of the best schools of India, Sainik School in Dholpur Rajasthan.
  • During his studies in the University of Sydney, he became quite passionate towards music and used to listen songs by Guns N’ Roses, Bryan Adams and Metallica.
  • He loves sports very much and is often seen playing Cricket and Football.
  • He is an expert socialist and can talk in length and breadth about various social issues.
  • He is an ardent follower of Ram Manohar Lohia, one of the great socialists of India.
  • He was only 27 years old, when he entered Lok Sabha after winning a by-election from Kannauj in Uttar Pradesh.
  • When he became Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh in 2012, he earned the title for the youngest Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh at the age of 38.
  • He is seen as the youth icon of Samajwadi Party.
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