The state's next elections will be held in the month of February-March 2022. [citation needed] It is currently the thirteenth largest party in parliament. History. [24][25], Since Akhilesh Yadav became Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, the Yadav family has been divided into two feuding groups. Former Uttar Pradesh minister Shivpal Singh Yadav on Tuesday said that his party - Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia (PSP-L) - got several offers from the BJP for an alliance but rejecting them all he decided to go with his estranged nephew Akhilesh Yadav. Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia (PSPL) president Shivpal Yadav has said that after several attempts from his side for all parties espousing socialist thought to organise under one umbrella, things have not moved in the desired direction as there was no response from the Samajwadi Party … [23] He also announced jobs to the kins of the people who were killed during the riots[20], In 2014, there was a proposed merger of Samajwadi Party with some other Janata Parivar parties uniting with Lalu Prasad Yadav and Nitish Kumar. The Samajwadi Party is primarily based in Uttar Pradesh State. Naresh Chandra Uttam was named as Uttar Pradesh state president of the party. With the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections not far and the coronavirus pandemic still looming over the country, the political parties are gearing up and adjusting their electoral strategies accordingly. Created just months before the Babri Masjid demolition, the party is said to played a key role in preventing violence within the state following the event. The party was founded by Mulayam Singh Yadav in 1992. The Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party encourages entrepreneurs to choose Uttar Pradesh as the home for their initiatives and has put in place multiple policies to ensure a conducive environment for them. Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohia) president Shivpal Yadav on Tuesday said his party could ally with the SP if it gets adequate number of seats in any tie-up ahead of the next assembly polls. [13] The Samajwadi Party is now led by former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Akhilesh Yadav after he was chosen the President by the National Convention held on 1 January 2017. Yadav who has previously tied-up with Congress and Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP), has stated that he was open to adjusting estranged uncle Shivpal Yadav's Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party with SP. Shivpal Singh Yadav on Sunday said that his Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party-Lohia (PSPL) is ready to form an alliance with Congress in Uttar Pradesh for the coming Lok Sabha elections.In an exclusive interview to ANI, PSPL chief Yadav said the SP and the BSP alliance is a `Thugbandhan` (alliance among thugs). It has contested Lok Sabha and State Assembly elections around the country, though its successes have been mainly in Uttar Pradesh. Hinting at a possible electoral tie-up with his estranged uncle’s Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said Shivpal Yadav will be given a cabinet berth if his party forms the government in the state.. We got offers from the BJP several times for an alliance, but they were not accepted. Samajwadi Secular Morcha Ballia Jila Adhyaksh Dinesh yadav Welcome शिवपाल यादव की पार्टी के नेता के स्वागत में उमड़े सपाई, समाजवादी पार्टी में मचा हड़कम्प Yadav on Tuesday also urged like-minded parties to unite against the BJP. The other partner that the AIMIM is likely to find is Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party–Lohia (PSP-Lohia) led by Akhilesh Yadav’s uncle Shivpal Yadav. Lucknow, Jan 19 : Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav has now said that he is open to further discussions with estranged uncle Shivpal Yadav's Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia (PSPL) for adjustments on seats for the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. SP president Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said his party would contest the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls on its own, but keep its doors open for smaller parties, including that of his estranged uncle Shivpal Singh Yadav. “To defeat the BJP, our outfit will ally with like … The Samajwadi Party believes in continuously working towards the upliftment of weaker sections of society and it stands strong against communal forces. I urge all like-minded parties to unite against the BJP. My slogan is 'uproot BJP and make a non-BJP alliance. In 2016, then Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav had faced a massive family feud with his uncle Shivpal Yadav over who will take over the party's reins from patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav. “But the SP or any other big party can be a part of the alliance if it believes in secular politics. [18], The Samajwadi Party has called homosexuality "unethical and immoral."[19]. Sp leaders of the UP government for a full term of 5 years UP Polls, Ending Feud nephew! 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