Akhilesh Yadav is the current Chief Minister of the state Uttar Pradesh. He is the 20th Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and one of the youngest Chief Minister being elected as the chief minister at the age of 38. He has assumed his office being a Chief Minister. He is the key member of Samajwadi Party and he is involved in the development of rural life and farmers. He is one of the diligent youngfaces in Indian Politics.
Akhilesh Yadav was born in a small village named Saifi which is located in Uttar Pradesh in the district called Etawah. He is a son of theformer chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, Mulayam Singh Yadav who is the founder of Samajwadi Party. He has spent his childhood in Rajasthan and completed his schooling from Dholpur Military School which is situated in Rajasthan itself. By profession, he is an engineer and socio-political worker. He has completed his civil engineering from University of Mysore and Environmental Engineering from theUniversity of Sydney. Apart from his profession, he is interested in sports like football and cricket, and reading books. After completion of his education and career establishment, he was married to Dimple Yadav on 24 November 1999. He is the father of two daughters (Aditi and Tina) and one son (Arjun).
Akhilesh Yadav has started his career as an Agriculturist and Engineer. Later on, he started working as a social worker and he joined politics in the party of his father ‘Samajbadi Party’. For the first time, he won election as a member of Loksabha from Kannauj. From the year 2000 to 2001, he served as a member of the Committee on Ethics. Then after he was re-elected as a member of Lok Sabha for thesecond term. He also held membership on Urban Development and Committee on Provisions to various developments for 5 years. For the third time in 15 Lok Sabha election, he got re-elected. Then he was appointed as the leader of SamajwadiParty on 12 March 2012 and at the age of 38, he became the youngest Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh in the same year.
Net Worth: More than 16 Crore (as declared by him)
- Name:Akhilesh Yadav
- Date of Birth:July 1, 1973
- Age: 43 Years Old
- Place of Birth:Saifi Village, Etawah District, UP
- Schools:Dholpur Military School
- College: JSS Science and Technology University, University of Mysore, University of Sydney
- Father:Mulayam Singh Yadav
- Mother:Malti Devi
- Marital Status:Married
- Wife: Dimple Yadav
- Children: Aditi Yadav, Tina Yadav, Arjun Yadav
- Religion: Hindu
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