Mulayam Singh Yadav

Mulayam Singh Yadav, born November 22, 1939, is a senior Indian politician and the supremo of the Samajwadi Party. He is currently a member of Lok Sabha, representing Azamgarh constituency of Uttar Pradesh. In his career as a politician, he also served as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh thrice -- 1989 to 1991, 1993 to 1995 and 2003 to 2007. He also served as India's Defence Minister in the United Front coalition government that his party was part of. Towards

the end of 2016, it was rumoured that Mulayam Singh Yadav, also popularly know as Netaji, would be made President of India, succeeding President Pranab Mukherjee.

Mulayam Singh Yadav News

Mulayam’s trust vacates govt bungalow after notice over pending rent

While Mulayam Singh is president of the trust, his brother and Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (PSP) founder Shivpal Yadav is the secretary. His son and SP president Akhilesh Yadav and several other party leaders are trust members.

Mulayam backs Azam Khan, accuses BJP govt of vendetta against MP

Addressing his first press conference here in months, the SP founder said Azam Khan has been facing “injustice” and party workers will launch a protest against it.


Lucknow Confidential: ‘Places’ Apart

Several party leaders felt that Akhilesh should have been by his father’s side during the flag hoisting in Lucknow.

Delhi Confidential: Held In Affection

As Yadav came into the House, three minutes before it resumed after lunch, BJP’s Nishikant Dubey went up to him and asked how he was doing. NCP’s Supriya Sule touched Yadav’s feet, helped him take his seat and fix the headphone - “it’s good to see him”, she said.

Yogi Adityanath visits Mulayam Singh Yadav after SP leader returns from hospital

Yogi Adityanath's visit to Yadav comes two months after Union Minister Rajnath Singh visited the former chief minister at his residence and enquired about his health. The meeting had come at a time when Singh was contesting for the Lok Sabha constituency of Lucknow.

Mulayam Singh Yadav flown to Delhi, admitted to Gurgaon hospital

The SP leader was admitted to Lucknow's Lohia Medical Institute due to high levels of blood sugar on Sunday and was discharged a day later after his medical reports came out normal.


Yogi Adityanath visits Mulayam after SP leader returns from hospital

Sources said that Akhilesh joined Mulayam soon after Adityanath arrived there, while Shivpal came later. While the visit lasted for about 15 minutes, Mulayam asked both Akhilesh and Shivpal to see-off Adityanath to his vehicle.

14 years later, relief for Mulayam, Akhilesh: CBI tells Supreme Court assets probe shut

On March 1, 2007, the apex court directed the CBI “to enquire into the allegations” and find out whether the plea was “correct or not”.

Explained: The disproportionate assets case against Mulayam, Akhilesh and Dimple

Though the probe was closed in 2013, this fact was not communicated to the court officially. It is now up to the Supreme Court to decide whether or not to accept the CBI report.

CBI clean chit to Mulayam Singh, Akhilesh Yadav in disproportionate assets case

The CBI said, "prima facie", it did not find any evidence to register a Regular Case (RC) against the father and son.

Mulayam Singh Yadav Photos

Mulayam Singh Yadav celebrates 79th birthday, showers blessings on Akhilesh

Mulayam Singh Yadav also cut a cake on the occasion and offered the first slice to his son Akhilesh.

Mulayam Singh Yadav arrives in Saifai to celebrate his 76 birthday

Mulayam Singh Yadav was given a rousing welcome when he reached his native village Saifai to celebrate his 76 birthday on Saturday (November 21).


Political rivals Modi, Mulayam share stage at wedding of Lalu's daughter

To strengthen political ties, Lalu's youngest daughter Raj Lakshmi tied knot with Mulayam Singh's grand nephew on Thursday.

All party attendance at Mulayam-Lalu Saifai party

Hundreds of hands holding mobile phones could be seen clicking pictures of Modi. Some of them even reached the media section requesting the reporters seated to capture Modi in their mobiles.

Mulayam's birthday bash: Rides imported buggy, cuts 75 kg cake

Mulayam Singh Yadav marked his 75th birthday in style, riding an imported Victorian- style ‘buggy’ in Rampur on Friday. However, controversy followed when party leader and minister Azam Khan, when asked about the funding for the event, quipped that the money has come from the Taliban and Dawood Ibrahim.

Mulayam Singh rides a London imported 'buggy' to celebrate birthday

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan left no stone unturned to make Mulayam's birthday celebration a success.


Today in pics: March 2, 2014

Akhilesh Yadav at 'Desh Bachao Desh Banao Maha rally' in Allahabad.

Mulayam Singh Yadav Videos

This Is How Samajwadi Party Patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav Was Attacked on March 4, 1984

An attempt was made on the life Mulayam Singh Yadav, the Uttar Pradesh president of the Loktantrik Morcha and Leader of Opposition in the Vidhan Parishad, day before yesterday night. A man named Chhotelal, who was riding a motorcycle ahead of his car, was killed on the spot, and another youth, named Netrapal, was seriously […]

Mulayam Singh Yadav Announces Akhilesh As CM Candidate For Samajwadi Party

Declaring himself as the national president of Samajwadi Party, Mulayam Singh Yadav, took a softening of stand on Monday evening as he claimed that the party was “united” and Akhilesh Yadav would be the Chief Minister candidate for the party in the upcoming UP Elections 2017. “For the benefit of the entire state, our party […]


Samajwadi Party Soap Opera⁠⁠⁠⁠

There is trouble brewing in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the polls with the ruling party stuck in a messy battle between father and son. While Akhilesh Yadav has been declared the Samajwadi Party’s national working president, his father and party patriarch, Mulayam Singh Yadav has challenged the same calling it unconstitutional. Both have approached the […]

Samajwadi Party Crisis: UP Congress MLAs In Favour Of Pre-Poll Pact With Akhilesh Yadav

After Congress compared the family feud in the Samajwadi Party to a 1990s soap opera and parried questions on the possibility of an alliance with Akhilesh Yadav for the UP assembly elections, a majority of the Congress MLAs in the state spoke in favour of a pre-poll pact with the SP under the Chief Minister, […]

Samajwadi Party Symbol Is My Identity, I have Done Nothing Wrong: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Refusing to answer any question on the ongoing rift in the Samajwadi Party, party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday said neither he has done anything wrong nor he is corrupt. Claiming his authority over the Samajwadi Party Mulayam Singh Yadav said party symbol is his identity. Singh thanked mediapersons saying the public representatives have […]

Samajwadi Party Crisis: Mulayam Singh Isolated? Scales Tilt In Favour Of Akhilesh Yadav

The feud within the Samajwadi Party worsened on Sunday with the special national convention of party delegates called by general secretary Ram Gopal Yadav here appointing Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav as the SP national president in place of his father Mulayam Singh Yadav. The SP supremo was named the party’s “supreme patron”, while Shivpal […]


UP CM Akhilesh Yadav Disappointed With Poll List Released By Mulayam Singh Yadav

The ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh was in turmoil after party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, ignoring son Akhilesh Yadav’s objections to poll tickets for certain leaders and his plans for an alliance in the state assembly elections, put out a list of 325 of the possible 403 candidates. Mulayam Singh also ruled out a […]