Facts you didn't know about UP CM Akhilesh Yadav’s wife Dimple Yadav
Aug 12, 2013, 10:31 AM IST
Lucknow: The young wife of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, Dimple, is a well known figure. She is country’s first uncontested MP. Born in Pune in 1978 in the family of Army Colonel SC Rawat, she did her education from Pune, Bhatinda and Andaman Nicobar Island.
After the intermediate, Dimple Yadav did her graduation from Lucknow University. This is where she met Akhilesh Yadav. Their friendship turned into love in their college days. They got married after Akhilesh came back to India after completing his engineering from Australia.
After marriage, while Akhilesh joined his father Mulayam Singh Yadav in Samajwadi Party, Dimple chose to be a house wife.
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Sakshi, one of the friends of Dimple said while talking to Dainikbhaskar.com, said that Dimple is a person who moulds herself in any environment depending on the situation.
(In pic: Dimple and Akhilesh's daughter)
Dimple was fond of travelling while in college.
Sakshi said that though she is not able to meet Dimple on a regular basis but maintained that Dimple has not changed since college even after being an MP herself and wife of UP chief minister.
Sakshi said that Dimple doesn’t share a very good rapport with Mulayam Singh’s second wife.
While Akhilesh and Mulayam Singh are busy in managing the party, Dimple runs the family business.
Akhilesh and Dimple have three children – Aditi, Arjun and Tina. Tina and Arjun are twins. Dimple Yadav has two sisters.
Dimple Yadav is interested in sports. She likes horse riding.
She got a ticket of Lok Sabha on June 12, 2012
Till March 2012, she had jewellery worth Rs 59.76 lakh, Rs 41 lakh in Lucknow. She has Rs 79.66 lakh in her bank account.