The Biennial National Convention of the Socialist Party will be held at Trivandrum, capital of Kerala, on 17-18 May 2013. The venue of the Convention - Panchayat Association Hall, Vallayambalam - is named Mrinal Gore Nagar after the socialist stalwart Mrinal Gore.
The Socialist party has submitted a memorandum to the President of India in which it has requested President Pranab Mukherjee to direct the Indian government to bring back the mortal remains of Bahadur Shah Zafar from Rangoon (presently Yangon), Myanmar, to Delhi.
The Socialist Party expresses its deepest disappointment at the acquittal of Sajjan Kumar in the 1984 riot case. The Socialist Party finds it strange and unexplained how the same evidence that found other co-accused with Sajjan Kumar guilty of murder, was not relied upon to hold Sajjan Kumar guilty.