Mulayam Singh-led Samajwadi Party has become the largest political family in the Hindi heartland of Uttar Pradesh with three more members from the family entering the political realm.
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.
With this, the total number of elected representatives from the SP chief’s family has gone up to 11. Abhishek Yadav is the son of Mulayam’s brother Abhay Ram Yadav while Sandhya is the party supremo’s niece and sister of Badaun MP Dharmendra Yadav. Both were elected unopposed.
Contributed By Sonia Narula