Samajwadi Party (SP) workers celebrated the 82nd birthday of party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday morning outside his residence and party office in Lucknow.
The area around Malayam Singh’s residence was decorated with posters for his birthday. Party workers were seen reaching the SP headquarters in large numbers to congratulate their leader.
“Netaji (Mulayam Singh Yadav) is our inspiration, he sacrificed his whole life for humanity and socialism. He is a living example of an ideal civil servant,” SP leader Armaan Khan told ANI .
The PS leader also said that under the leadership of Mulayam Singh Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav would become the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh in 2022.
“The 2022 elections are approaching and today I would like to reaffirm that under the leadership of Mulayam Singh Yadav, our leader Akhilesh Yadav will once again become the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh,” he said.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari took to Twitter and wished the former UP Chief Minister a long and healthy life.
“Happy birthday to the former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and founder of the Samajwadi party, Mulayam Singh Yadav Ji. On this day, I pray to God for your long and healthy life,” Gadkari wrote in Hindi.
Lok Sabha President Om Birla also took to Twitter to wish the leader, he wrote in a Hindi tweet: “Happy Birthday to Lok Sabha politician and MP from Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh) Mulayam Singh Yadav Ji. I wish you good health and a long life. “