Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohia) (translation: Progressive Socialist Party (Lohia)), earlier known as Samajwadi Secular Morcha, is a political party formed by former cabinet minister of Uttar Pradesh Shivpal Singh Yadav after leaving the Samajwadi Party on 29 August 2018. Stating that he has decided to form the Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohia) to retain socialist values. In the Present scenario the Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party is a registered political party by the Election Commission. The camp office is located in Lucknow, capital city of Uttar Pradesh. The permanent office is situated in Gomti Nagar, Lucknow.
|Leader||Shivpal Singh Yadav|
|Founder||Shivpal Singh Yadav|
|Founded||29 August 2018|
|Preceded by||Samajwadi Secular Morcha|
|Headquarters||Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh|
|Political position||Centre-left to left-wing|
|Seats in Lok Sabha|
0 / 543
|Seats in Rajya Sabha|
0 / 245
|Seats in Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly|
1 / 403
The party had been officially assigned the "Key" for its symbol for contesting elections of 2019 which was changed into "Stool" just before elections of 2022. Though PSP president Shivpal Singh Yadav has announced to fight the 2022 assembly election on the bicycle, the symbol of Samajwadi Party.
Shivpal Singh Yadav – MLA, Former Cabinet Minister for P.W.D and Jal Shakti Department, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh
Raghuraj Singh Shakya -Ex MP, Ex MLA
Saiyyada Shadab Fatima – Former Cabinet Minister
Aditya Yadav - Chairman UPPCF and General Secretary, PSP(L)
The red colour symbolizes socialism, the yellow colour is the symbol of expectation and the green colour is the symbol of coordination and prosperity.
In this way, the flag symbolizes expectation achieving physical prosperity by binding the society with socialism.