Dharmendra Yadav

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Dharmendra Yadav
धर्मेन्द्र यादव
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Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
Preceded byMulayam Singh Yadav
Succeeded byMulayam Singh Yadav
In office
Preceded bySaleem Iqbal Shervani
Succeeded bySanghmitra Maurya
Personal details
Born (1979-02-03) 3 February 1979 (age 43)
Saifai, Uttar Pradesh, India
Political partySamajwadi Party
Neelam Yadav
(m. 2010)
RelationsMulayam Singh Yadav (uncle)
Shivpal Singh Yadav (uncle)
Akhilesh Yadav (cousin)
Tej Pratap Singh Yadav (nephew)
  • Abhay Ram Yadav (father)
Alma materUniversity of Allahabad

Dharmendra Yadav (born 3 February 1979) is an Indian politician. He was a Member of Parliament in the 16th Lok Sabha from Badaun constituency, in Uttar Pradesh. He is a member of the Samajwadi Party.[1][2]

Life and education[edit]

He was born in Saifai, Etawah on 3 February 1979 to Abhay Ram Yadav and Jay Devi. He received a Bachelor of Laws degree and a master's degree in political Science from the University of Allahabad. He married Neelam Yadav in 12 February 2010.[1][3]

Political career[edit]

He was elected to the 14th Lok Sabha in 2004 and re-elected to the 15th Lok Sabha in 2009 from Badaun and the 16th Lok Sabha in 2014 Badaun again. He is cousin brother of Akhilesh Yadav, President of Samajwadi Party. He has been a member of the standing committees on defence, rural development, information technology and agriculture.[1]

Post Held[edit]

SL From To Positions
1. 2004 2009 Elected to 14th Lok Sabha (1st term) from Mainpuri
2. 2009 2014 Re - Elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term) from Badaun
3. 2014 2019 Re - Elected to 16th Lok Sabha (3rd term) from Badaun


  1. ^ a b c d "Dharmendra Yadav". India.gov.in. Archived from the original on 9 August 2018. Retrieved 11 July 2019.
  2. ^ "Badaun Election Result 2019: BJP's Dr Sanghmitra Maurya likely to win with a lead of almost 30000 votes". Times Now. 23 May 2019. Retrieved 11 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Members : Lok Sabha". Retrieved 27 January 2021.