Akhilesh Yadav is an Indian politician, a member of the Samajwadi Party and as of March 2012 is the youngest person to hold the office of Chief Minister
Akhilesh Yadav (About this sound pronunciation born 1 July 1973) is the current and the 20th Chief Minister of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Assuming office on 15 March 2012 at the age of 38, he is the youngest person to have held this office. His first significant success in politics was his election as a member of the Lok Sabha for the constituency of Kannauj in 2000.
The Samajwadi Party believes in creating a socialist society, which works on the principle of equality and the party has a secular and democratic outlook. The Samajwadi Party believes in continuously working towards the upliftment of weaker sections of society and it stands against communal forces.