Akshay Pratap Singh

Summary

Akshay Pratap Singh alias Gopal Bhaiya (born 14 April 1970) is an Indian politician from Pratapgarh (Lok Sabha constituency) in Uttar Pradesh. He is the member of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council.

Akshay Pratap Singh
Gopal Ji
Member of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council
Assumed office
March 2016
ConstituencyPratapgarh Local Authorities
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
2004–2009
Preceded byRajkumari Ratna Singh
Succeeded byRajkumari Ratna Singh
ConstituencyPratapgarh
Personal details
Born (1970-04-14) 14 April 1970 (age 52)
Jamon, Uttar Pradesh, India
Political partyBefore 2019-Samajwadi Party Present- Jansatta Dal (Loktantrik)
Residence(s)Pratapgarh
As of 17 September, 2006
Source: [1]

Political careerEdit

He won the Pratapgarh seat in 2004 from Samajwadi Party.[1] However, he lost the 2009 Indian general elections to Rajkumari (princess) Ratna Singh.[2]

In April 2022 at Uttar Pradesh Member of Legislative Council election he defeated BJP candidate Haripratap Singh by a margin of 1,091 and becoming MLC for the fifth time at Pratapgarh[3]

Personal lifeEdit

He is the son of Shri Lal Shivpratap Singh, the younger brother of the heir of Jamon estate.

He is the nephew of ex-MP Barabanki late Raja Dr. Rudra Pratap Singh (Raja Jamon Estate) [4] He is the close friend of the politician Raja Bhaiya

ControversiesEdit

Akshay Pratap Singh is facing several criminal cases, including one that is being investigated by the Central Bureau of Investigation,[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Official biographical sketch in Parliament of India website". Archived from the original on 21 June 2006. Retrieved 17 September 2006.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". ibnlive.in.com. Archived from the original on 19 May 2009. Retrieved 17 January 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "UP MLC Election Results Updates: BJP Loses Key Varanasi Seat to Independent Candidate; Ballia, Jaunpur Among Saffron Party's Wins". MSN. Retrieved 13 April 2022.
  4. ^ "Who will clean up filthy and feudal Pratapgarh?". Rediff. Archived from the original on 7 May 2019. Retrieved 7 May 2019.
  5. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 June 2009. Retrieved 20 July 2009.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

He studied in jamon government inter college