When the election frenzy across five states is continuing In recent news, Dharmendra Pratap Sigh, the tallest man of India, has joined the Samajwadi Party.

Just a few short weeks ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections 2022, Dharmendra Pratap Singh, who is considered to be the tallest man in India, has joined the Samajwadi Party on January 22, in the presence of party chief Akhilesh Yadav.

The official Twitter handle of the Samajwadi Party wrote, “Dharmendra Pratap Singh of Pratapgarh acquired the membership of the Samajwadi Party while expressing trust in the policies of the Samajwadi Party and Akhilesh Yadav’s leadership.”

Dharmendra Pratap Singh is 46 years old, and is about 8 feet 2 inches tall, making him the tallest man in India. 

His name has been entered in the Guinness Book of World Records, and he is also considered to be one of the tallest men in Asia.

Earlier, Akhilesh Yadav had announced that he will be contesting the upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections 2022 from his home turf of Karhal. He has expressed confidence that he will be winning the UP elections with a massive majority.

The Uttar Pradesh assembly elections 2022 for 403 seats are set to commence from February 10, and will be conducted in seven phases. The counting of the votes is scheduled for March 10.