Mulayam Singh Yadav’s family is the largest in the politics of the country. He made six family members as MPs and son Akhilesh Yadav as CM. Let’s start with Mulayam’s Baba Mevaram. Mevaram had two sons. Sugar Singh and Bachilal Singh. Sughar had five sons. These include Mulayam Singh Yadav, Ratan Singh, Rajpal Singh Yadav, Abhay Ram Singh and Shivpal Singh Yadav. Among the brothers, Mulayam is third and Shivpal is the youngest. There are more than 25 people in the family who are active in politics.
1.Abhay Ram YadavAbhay Ram was the eldest of Mulayam’s five brothers. Dharmendra Yadav is his son. Dharmendra has been a three-time MP. He was first elected as a Lok Sabha member from Mainpuri in 2004. After this he won from Badaun in 2009 and again in 2014. He lost in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Recently, Dharmendra was also the SP candidate in the by-election to Azamgarh Lok Sabha seat. However, he had to face defeat.
2.Ratan Singh Yadav: Ratan Singh is second among Mulayam Singh’s five brothers. Tej Pratap Yadav, former MP from Mainpuri, is the grandson of Ratan Singh. Tej Pratap’s father is Ranveer Singh. Tej Pratap has an MSc in Management Science from the University of Leeds, England. Tej Pratap alias Teju is married to the daughter of former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav. Means Teju is also Lalu’s son-in-law.
3.Mulayam Singh Yadav: Mulayam Singh Yadav, who took an active part in the Lohia movement, was born on 22 November 1939. Mulayam is at number three among five brothers. He founded the Samajwadi Party on 4 October 1992. Mulayam Singh had married Malti Devi for the first time. Akhilesh Yadav is the son of Mulayam and Malti Devi. Mulayam’s second marriage took place with Sadhna Gupta. Prateek Yadav is the son of Sadhna and Mulayam. Prateek Yadav stays away from politics. He runs a gym. His wife Aparna Yadav has definitely entered politics. Aparna had contested from Lucknow Cantt in 2017 on a SP ticket. During the last assembly elections, he joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Angry Netaji was once about to slap the inspector on the stage
4.Rajpal Singh Yadav: Among the five brothers of Mulayam, the name of Rajpal Singh Yadav comes at number four. Rajpal is younger than Mulayam. Rajpal’s son Anshul is also in active politics. Anshul has been elected unopposed district panchayat president for the second time in a row. Rajpal’s wife Premlata Yadav is also in politics. Premlata entered politics in 2005. Premlata is the first woman in the Mulayam Singh Yadav family, who entered politics. After this, Sarla Yadav, wife of Shivpal Singh Yadav, Dimple Yadav, wife of Akhilesh and Aparna Yadav, wife of Prateek Yadav, entered politics.
5.Shivpal Singh Yadav: Mulayam’s youngest brother is Shivpal Singh Yadav. It is said that if anyone has helped Mulayam Singh Yadav the most in politics, it is Shivpal Singh Yadav. Mulayam himself has mentioned this from a public forum. Before the 2017 assembly elections, when there was a rift between Mulayam’s elder son Akhilesh Yadav and Shivpal Singh Yadav, Shivpal formed a separate party. Shivpal is also an MLA from Jaswantnagar seat. His son Aditya Yadav is also in active politics.
6.Professor Ramgopal Yadav: Professor Ram Gopal Yadav is the son of Mulayam Singh Yadav’s uncle Bacchi Lal Singh. Bachilal has two children. Son Ramgopal and daughter Geeta Yadav. Ramgopal is also active in politics. In 2004, he left Mainpuri seat for Mulayam Singh Yadav. Presently he is a member of Rajya Sabha. Pro. Ram Gopal Yadav’s son Akshay Yadav is also active in politics. He was elected MP from Firozabad on SP ticket in 2014. Lost in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
These people of the clan are also in politics
Sarla Yadav: She is the wife of Mulayam’s younger brother Shivpal Singh Yadav. In 2007, Sarla was made the state representative of District Cooperative Bank Etawah.
Sandhya Yadav: Mulayam’s niece and former MP Dharmendra Singh Yadav’s sister Sandhya Yadav has also tried her luck in politics. He entered politics as Zilla Panchayat President. He was elected unopposed for the post of Zilla Panchayat President from Mainpuri.
Arvind Yadav: Mulayam Singh Yadav’s cousin Prof. Ram Gopal Yadav’s real sister is Arvind Yadav, son of Geeta Devi. Arvind entered active politics in 2006.
Sheela YadavDharmendra Singh Yadav’s second sister Sheela Yadav is also in active politics. She has been a Zilla Panchayat member thrice. Sheela’s son Rahul is married to Dr. Isha, daughter of Sadhu Yadav, brother-in-law of former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Yadav.
Pramod Kumar Gupta: Mulayam Singh is the brother-in-law of Yadav’s second wife Sadhna Gupta. Pramod has been MLA from Bidhuna area of Auraiya district.
Hariom Yadav: He is close to Mulayam Singh Yadav. He has won elections in 2012 and 2017 on SP ticket. Ranveer Singh Yadav was married to Mridula, daughter of Hariom’s real brother Ram Prakash Nehru. Ranveer is the son of Mulayam’s elder brother Ratan Singh Yadav. Ranveer and Mridula’s son Tej Pratap has also been an MP from Mainpuri. Have now joined BJP.
Anurag Yadav: Dharmendra Yadav’s younger brother Anurag has also tried his luck in active politics. In the 2017 assembly elections, SP had fielded him from Sarojini Nagar seat in Lucknow. However, Anurag lost the election.
Samajwadi Party was formed in the year 1992
Samajwadi Party was formed in the year 1992 by Mulayam Singh Yadav. The full credit for the position that Samajwadi Party maintains in the entire country today goes to Mulayam Singh Yadav. The party won many elections under the leadership of Mulayam Singh Yadav. In the year 2012, the Samajwadi Party got an absolute majority in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.
Three times Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh
Mulayam Singh Yadav has been the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh thrice. He became the Chief Minister for the first time in the year 1989. His tenure was of one year 201 days. For the second time, Mulayam Singh Yadav became the Chief Minister in the year 1993. His tenure lasted for 1 year and 6 months. At the same time, he was elected Chief Minister for the third time in the year 2003.
Mulayam was also the Defense Minister of the country
With the passage of time, Mulayam Singh Yadav was recognized among the big leaders of the country. The stature of the Samajwadi Party also increased in Uttar Pradesh. This was the reason that Mulayam Singh Yadav rose above the politics of the state and in the year 1996, he was elected Defense Minister in the Central Government.
Mulayam was also the director of the cooperative bank
Mulayam Singh Yadav has also been the director of the cooperative bank of Jaswantnagar and Etawah. At the same time, before joining politics, Mulayam Singh Yadav also used to do teaching work in the school. After joining politics, Mulayam had resigned from the teaching job.
Minister of State in Congress Government
Mulayam Singh Yadav became a minister for the first time in the year 1977. At this time there was an anti-Congress wave in Uttar Pradesh, due to which the Janata Party formed its government. At the same time, in the year 1980, the Congress government came back again, when Mulayam Singh Yadav was made a minister of state. After this, Mulayam Chaudhary also became the president of Charan Singh’s Lok Dal but lost the assembly elections.
This statement of Mulayam remained in the headlines
In the year 2012, after the Delhi gang rape (rape) incident, Mulayam Singh made a controversial statement, in which he said that “boys hai, faults happen”. After this he made another controversial statement in the rape case to which UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon replied, We reject his statements and we hold the boys responsible for such destructive attitude.
In the year 2014, the Muzaffarnagar riots did not even subside that Mulayam organized a mass program, due to which he faced severe criticism. In the year 2015, the Judicial Magistrate of Kulpahar court in UP summoned and summoned Mulayam. Mulayam has described gang rapes as impractical.