Added on : 2019-04-18 16:39:49
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav filed his nomination for Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh Parliamentary seat. Currently, the Azamgarh Lok Sabha Seat is held by his father and party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav. Akhilesh Yadav will be taking on Bhojpuri actor Dinesh Lal Yadav alias 'Nirahua' fielded by the BJP.
The SP chief said Azamgarh is the 'karambhoomi' of 'samajwadis' and exuded confidence that the people will continue to repose their faith in him by giving him blessings and support.
Akhilesh Yadav is seeking election from the seat won by his father Mulayam Singh Yadav in the 2014 elections and is pitted against Bhojpuri superstar Nirahua or Dinesh Lal Yadav of BJP.