Uttar Pradesh: Dimple Yadav to file nomination from Kannauj Lok Sabha seat today

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Dimple Yadav, a parliamentarian from Uttar Pradesh’s Kannauj and wife of Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, will file her nomination from her parliamentary seat today.

She is seeking re-election from the Kannauj parliamentary seat.

Dimple Yadav was first elected from Kannauj in 2012 in the by-polls. She then won the seat in 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

Akhilesh Yadav is contesting the Lok Sabha polls from Azamgarh constituency and Mulayam Singh Yadav from Mainpuri.

The seven-phase Lok Sabha polling is scheduled from April 11 and will end on May 19. The Counting of votes will be on May 23.