Sadhu Yadav (Real name: Anirudh Prasad) (born 5 July 1967) is a tainted Indian politician and member of the 14th Lok Sabha. He represented the Gopalganj constituency of Bihar and was a member of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) political party. He broke away from RJD after a revolt (he was denied Ticket from R.J.D due to his tainted image) from his brother in law Laloo Prasad Yadav Ex Chief Minister of the State of Bihar and Ex Railway Minister of the Union of India. Sadhu Yadav who has been charge sheeted for various crimes got political strength from Laloo Prasad Yadav.He and other criminals & their wives, who joined congress on the poll eve are responsible for congress's debacle in Bihar in 2009 elections.
After the Revolt Sadhu Yadav joined the Congress (I) and participated in the 15th Lok Sabha Election on its ticket. He witnessed a humiliating defeat in the 15th Loksabha Election where he could not even save his guarantee. He could manage only about 53,000 votes.
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Joined politics in 1985 ;
President, Yuva Lok Dal, Gopalganj;
Vice Chairman, Twenty Point Pogramme, Gopalganj.
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