Revolutionary Socialist Party of Kerala (Bolshevik) is formed as a splinter group from RSP in Kerala in 2001. The party leader at the time of its formation was Baby John, formerly an important RSP leader in Kerala.
|Leader||A. V. Thamarakshan|
|Split from||Revolutionary Socialist Party|
|Merged into||Janathipathiya Samrakshana Samithy|
|Succeeded by||Kerala Revolutionary Socialist Party (Baby John),|
Revolutionary Socialist Party of India (Marxist)
RSP(B) joined the UDF, the alliance in Kerala which is led by the INC. The party won 2 seats in the state assembly, Shibu Baby John and Babu Divakaran, in the 2001 election. Babu Divakaran became the Minister of Labour in the state government.
In 2005 RSP(B) left UDF, a decision largely attributed to the party general secretary A. V. Thamarakshan. Babu Divakaran split away and formed the RSP(M). RSP(M) joined in UDF.. RSP(B) merged with JSS in 2009.