UP governor Anandiben Patel meets Mulayam Singh Yadav and asks about his health.

LUCKNOW: the governor met on Monday Samajwadi party (SP) founder and former prime minister Mulayam Singh Yadav at his residence here and asked about his health. They spent about half an hour at Yadav's residence and also wished him the New Year, said a spokesman for Raj Bhawan.

Yadav has not maintained well in recent months and was recently hospitalized.

Later, the governor also visited the residence of the BJP leader Kalyan Singh and extended the best wishes for the New Year and his birthday, the spokesman said.

Singh, former UP prime minister and former governor of Rajasthan, celebrated his 88th birthday on Sunday.