He holds regular junta durbars and is often projected by his supporters as a more deserving candidate for the CM post. Prateek Yadav: Mulayam’s younger son, born to his second wife Sadhna Gupta. 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Interestingly, Mulayam has been opposing nepotism and feudalism in politics. He's also considered to be in the Akhilesh camp and opposed to Shivpal. It’s a support for truth and fairness in journalism. Shivpal Singh: Mulayam’s younger brother, a Cabinet Minister, who, till yesterday, held the prestigious PWD, revenue and cooperative ministries. He's often blamed for interventionism in the present government led by his nephew Akhilesh Yadav and accused of being a corrupt leader. Shivpal is also known for his closeness to Hindu seers and babas. Etawah district panchayat president. College, Shikohabad, Uttar Pradesh. In 1967, he was elected as a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) of Uttar Pradesh. 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A social worker and interested in politics. Akhilesh Yadav was born on 1 July, 1973 in a village called Saifai in Etawah district of Uttar Pradesh. Who is Balwant Singh Rajoana, the convict in Beant Singh assassination case? Around twenty family members of the SP president are currently in politics and are occupying top chief ministerial posts to village heads’ posts. His hopes for political entry were dashed by the BJP's Swati Singh, who is a relative newcomer. The message has a list of 19 names. Ramgopal Yadav: Mulayam’s cousin, national general secretary and a Rajya Sabha member. The Yadav Family. You can support quality journalism by turning off ad blocker or purchase a subscription for unlimited access to The Hindu. Subscribe to The Hindu now and get unlimited access. Mridula Yadav: Tez Pratap’s mother and block development council member from Saifai. Expressing displeasure with Akhilesh, Amar Singh who is known for his connections across fields and parties, recently even threatened to quit. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines. Akhilesh Yadav's mother is Malti Devi. The latest political entrants from the Yadav family are Mulayam’s nephew Abhishek Yadav alias Anshul, niece Sandhya Yadav and another relative Vandana Yadav, who have been elected in the recently concluded panchayat polls. The Opposition parties have said his family received favours from tainted official and engineer Yadav Singh, who was probed by the CBI. A Fake News went viral on social media confusing his name with the founder of SP, Mr. Mulayam Singh Yadav. The third member to enter politics is Vandana Yadav, the sister-in-law of Badaun MP Dharmendra Yadav. Enjoys a clean image and his snub to his uncle in recent times and dismissal of officials is seen as his way of safeguarding his image. MP from Badaun. Mulayam Singh Yadav founded the Samajwadi Party of which he is also a member. Ram Gopal Yadav’s son Akshay Pratap is an MP from Firozabad. However, he is deeply connected with party workers and is known to address grievances. New Delhi: A message is going viral on the social media that Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav has helped 20 of his family members enter politics by using his clout in the party. Dharmendra Yadav’s sister-in-law, Premlata Yadav: Mother of Anshul. Vandana Yadav: Chairman of Hamirpur Zila Panchayat. Dimple Yadav: Akhilesh’s wife and Lok Sabha MP from Kannauj. important portfolios like PWD, Irrigation and Cooperatives. He's considered powerful in decision-making and a strong opponent of Mulayam-aide Amar Singh and was instrumental in getting him removed earlier. LUCKNOW: Mulayam Singh Yadav, former MLC of Samajwadi Party, passed away in his native village Kakor in Purwa on Saturday (October 3) night.He was 92. The Hindu has always stood for journalism that is in the public interest. Mulayam Singh Yadav shared his common name with Samajwadi Party founder-patron and the father of Akhilesh Yadav, Mr. Mulayam Singh Yadav. Mulayam Singh Yadav, National President of Samajwadi Party, Former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Former Defence Minister of India. As we fight disinformation and misinformation, and keep apace with the happenings, we need to commit greater resources to news gathering operations. His father, Mulayam Singh Yadav, is a former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh. The Yadav Family The Yadav family is extended family of Samajwadi party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav, family lines of his four brothers and first cousin. Political families of Bihar; Yadav Family. The Hindu Explains | How effective are the two COVID-19 vaccines rolled out in India, and are there concerns about safety. With this, the total number of elected representatives from the SP chief’s family has gone up to 11. Abhishek Yadav alias Anshul: Chairman of Etawah Zila Panchayat, Mulayam’s nephew, son of Mulayam’s brother Abhay Ram. He was already the party’s in-charge for the 2017 elections. He's now the State party president. The tension between him and Akhilesh reached a breaking point on Tuesday when the CM sacked the topmost bureaucrat in the State, a Shivpal appointee. Both were elected unopposed. He's in the news for his gaffes and controversial connections — most recently his name surfaced as the minister giving patronage to the squatters in the Jawahar Bagh compound in Mathura. Anurag Yadav, elder son of Mulayam's brother Abhayram Yadav, contested from the Sarojini Nagar seat in the state capital but failed to make it to the 17th Vidhan Sabha. Dharmendra Yadav: Mulayam Singh’s nephew and Akhilesh’s cousin. A one-stop-shop for seeing the latest updates, and managing your preferences. Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha and Former Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh. We promise to deliver quality journalism that stays away from vested interest and political propaganda. NTR in 1995, Mulayam in 2016: How Political Ambitions Fuel a Coup. The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Tej Pratap is married to Bihar RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav’s daughter Rajlaxmi. Mulayam Singh Yadav was influenced by the principles and ideologies of Dr Ram Manohar Lohia. He's not a mass leader but believed to be a part of the party think tank. Mulayam Singh prepares 10th member of his family to enter politics. You have reached your limit for free articles this month. However, we have a request for those who can afford to subscribe: please do. A look at the family tree of SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav. 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We have been keeping you up-to-date with information on the developments in India and the world that have a bearing on our health and wellbeing, our lives and livelihoods, during these difficult times. Tourists stuck in the snowbound valley are being provided accommodation, medical help, and even cash, Effluents continue to be dumped in Sabarmati and Mahisagar. Akhilesh sacked two controversial ministers on Monday, including mining minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati, who was accused of corruption and his department faces a CBI probe. Feuding family members and deep divisions among the father, son and uncles remained the underlining theme as a fragile peace accord was brokered by Samajwadi patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, who himself for the first time in his five-decade-long political career had to face rebellion against his decisions. While Abhishek has been elected as the Chairman of Etawah Zila Panchayat body, Yadav’s niece Sandhya is the Chairman of Mainpuri Zila Panchayat. 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