Mulayam Singh Yadav not in list of Samajwadi Party's star campaigners
The Samajwadi Party has fielded Mulayam Singh Yadav from Mainpuri which is described as its "safest" seat. At present, the SP patriarch represents Azamgarh constituency.
He had represented Mainpuri three times earlier in 1996, 2004 and 2009. In the 2014 polls, Mulayam Singh Yadav contested from two constituencies, Azamgarh and Mainpuri, and won both.