The ideology of the Pragatisheel Samajwadi party is inspired by Lohia ji's thoughts section. The inspiration and guidance for the Pragatisheel Samajwadi party, given by Lohia ji, is to work towards the social upliftment of the poor, backward and socially weaker sections of the society.
Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party believes in creating a society where equality principle needs to be worked. The party's view is secular and democratic. Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party believes in working continuously towards the upliftment of weaker sections of the society.
A freedom fighter, socialist thinker and a great public servant Shri Ram Manohar Lohia is the publisher of the Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party. His loyalty, selfless struggle for the independence of India and his ability to unite people of all sections of society has a profound influence on the Pragatisheel socialist party leaders, youth and workers. He was held hostage many times during the freedom struggle for social equality and had faced many hardships in life.
Gandhi ji's ideology influenced Lohia ji a lot. During the freedom movement, he wrote many articles against the British and worked to make people aware about growing British imperialism in Europe. After India's independence, he became active in ground politics for the fight of farmers and the poor and dedicated himself to the struggle against social injustice. He gave his best to eradicate the capitalist-feudal tendencies.
Lohia ji was a born socialist. His write-ups gained immense popularity amongst masses for offering solutions to complex issues. His writings gave the general public the courage to raise voice against the virtues of society.