Articles about Aparna Yadav
Aparna Bisht Yadav is a social worker and politician of the Samajwadi Party (SP). She is the daughter-in-law of party patriarch and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Mulayam Singh Yadav. She married into the Yadav family in 2011, becoming the wife of Prateek Yadav, Mulayam Singh’s son from his second wife, Sadhana Gupta. A trained Hindustani classical singer, Yadav has done her Master’s in International Relations and Politics from the University of Manchester, UK. She contested for the first time in the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly elections from Lucknow Cantonment constituency but lost to Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Rita Bahuguna Joshi. Yadav works for women’s rights issues and is an advocate of women’s empowerment.
19 Jan 2022Politics
Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav has reportedly decided to contest the 2022 Uttar Pradesh elections, according to ANI.
19 Jan 2022Politics
Aparna Yadav, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav's sister-in-law, added a fresh twist to the political scene in Uttar Pradesh after she joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday.
16 Apr 2019Politics
A day after senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan sparked a row by insulting his Rampur opponent Jaya Prada, party chief Akhilesh Yadav said the comment wasn't meant for her.
30 Nov 2017India
That the Karni Sena has a problem with 'Padmavati' is well-known, but it seems it has issues with everyone who associates themselves to it in any way.
03 Jul 2017Politics
Political nepotism does run in Indian politics and an RTI query filed by activist Nutan Thakur proved that. Apparently, Aparna Yadav, Akhilesh's sister-in-law's NGO Jeev Ashray received over 80% of UP gaushala grant between 2012-2017.
02 Apr 2017Politics
Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Mulayam Singh Yadav hit out against son and former UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, saying he was "humiliated and betrayed" by Akhilesh.
As of 3:30 pm, trends reveal the BJP is winning/leading in 280/41 seats in the UP election, compared to winning 47 seats during the 2012 elections.
Early counting (as of 10:56 am) shows a major victory for the BJP against the ruling Samajwadi Party and its Congress alliance.