|Real Name||Akhilesh Yadav|
|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.
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 65 kg
in Pounds- 143 lbs
|Blood Group||B (+ve)|
|Date of Birth||1 July 1973|
|Age (as in 2017)||44 Years|
|Birth Place||Saifai village, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Cancer|
|Hometown||Etawah, Uttar Pradesh|
|School||Dholpur Military School, Dholpur, Rajasthan|
|College||University of Mysore, Mysore, Karnataka, India
University of Sydney, Australia
|Educational Qualifications||Master's Degree in Civil Environmental Engineering,
Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering
|Debut||In the year 2000, when he became Member of Parliament after winning a by-election from Kannauj.|
|Family||Father- Mulayam Singh Yadav (Former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh)
Mother- Malti Devi (by birth), Sadhana Gupta (step-mother)
Brother- Prateek Yadav (half-brother)
|Address||5 Vikramaditya Marg, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh|
|Hobbies||Playing 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 Politician||Ram Manohar Lohia|
|Favourite Musicians||Guns N' Roses, Bon Jovi, Bryan Adams and Metallica|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife||Dimple Yadav, Politician (Married 24 November 1999)
|Children||Son- Arjun Yadav
Daughters- Aditi Yadav, Tina Yadav
|Net Worth (approx.)||16 crore INR (as in 2014)|
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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