Samayik Varta has been in publication since 1977 with the blessings of Loknayak Jay Prakash Narayan. Prior, it was published as “Chawrangi Varta” from Calcutta under the leadership of chief editor “Ramesh Chandra shah”. Samayik Varta’s first editor was Kishen Patnayak, a vetaran socialist ideologue. After his demise, it is being published by Samajwadi Jan Parishad activists. Lohia Today’s sincere appreciation to Dr. Atul Kumar ji.