The relay hunger strike from 18.05.16 to 20.05.16 is deferred, based on CMD and DIR(HR) assurance.
Three days Relay Hunger Strike from 18.05.16 to 20.05.16 will be held Jointly at CGM TN Circle office,Greams Road. All the executives are requested to participate and make the the program a Grand Success.
Our demand of standard pay scales of E2, E3 with five promotions (with or without cascading effect) for the JTO/JAOs recruited after 01.01.2007 should settle before constitution of 3rd PRC. Settlement of CPSU cadre Hierarchy, 1st TBP, 30% superannuation benefit with minimum 6% as promised, Officiating pay protection, Notional pay of E1A and E2A w.e.f 01.10.2000 for Civil/Elect etc etc are fully depends upon the success of our struggle.
COB meeting held on 05.05.2016 at Annaroad. Com.M.K.Veerapandian CP
welcomed all and presided over the meeting. CS reported the developments
during the meeting. It was decided to hold one day dharna on
11.05.2016 (Wednesday) along with SNEA,TN Circle at CGM, TN Circle,
Greams Road, Chennai-6. It was also decided the subscription upto May 16
and Diary payments are to be cleared before May 16. All the DSs are
requested to mobilize our comrades to ensure maximum participation and
to make the dharna program a grand success. Vote of thanks delivered by
and Com.P.Charles ACS met CGM on 03.05.2016. CGM informed that ChTD is in loss for the fiscal 2015-16 also, but the loss is reduced when compared to 2014-15. CGM requested us to bring ChTD out of red and we assured to CGM that we will collectively bring the ChTD to positive, as 2016-17 is more crucial for the implementation of 3rd PRC in BSNL.
CP,CS and Com.P.Charles ACS met Shri.V.Prabhakar GM(HR&A) on 03.05.2016. CS honored GM(HR&A) with shawl and GM(HR&A) shared the experiences of working culture in Kerala circle. We have discussed the following issues:
GM(HR&A) assured us to look into all the issues. We thank GM(HR&A) for patient hearing and the meeting was cordial.
- Redeployment of Executives- sharing of work load among available Executives.
- Pending request transfer cases (Including CPT) in JTO and SDE cadre. We have requested to consider the compassionate and medical ground transfer cases on priority.
- Pending Rule-8 transfer cases of JTOs.
- Apprentice trainees for field units.
- Non-implementation of transfer orders by the filed units.
- Posting of DEs and TMs in mobile unit.
CP,CS and DS Mktg met GM(S&M-CM) on 02.05.16 and discussed the marketing activities w.r.t growth of BSNL, Chennai Telephones. GM informed that the SIM sales is improved but the proportionate increase in revenue is not there. GM informed that actions are triggered to increase the sales and revenue. Activities like advertisements in transports,advertisements in walls, banners etc are in full swing. GM further informed that Marketing unit staff should work as a team to achieve the goal. We conveyed that we will extend our full cooperation to achieve the goal.
BSNL CO issued cancellation order for the AGMs/DEs transferred on promotion to other circles. We thank our CHQ for their effort.
all out preparations for the success of the Mass Dharna on 11.05.2016. Early resolution of the issues fully depends upon the
success of the TU programmes. All important issues like promotions, pay scales,
CPSU Hierarchy and 1st TBP, pay protection, memebership verification,
notional pay etc are pending for years together. COBs,DSs and CEC Members are requested
to ensure that all the Executives are participating in the Dharna.
Charter of demands:
1. Implementation of Joint
Committee recommendations on:
a) Standard pay scales
of E2, E3 replacing E1A and E2A,
b) Time Bound Functional promotion or CPSU
c) Uniform TBP between 4 to
5 years instead of 4 to 6 years w.e.f 01.10.2000.
2. 30% Superannuation benefit to BSNL
Officiating pay fixation, pay protection – withdrawal of wrong clarifications issued
on 30.05.2007 and 19.02.2010.
4. Promotions in different wings from
JTO to SDE, JAO to AO, SDE to DE/EE, AAO to CAO and DE to DGM.
5. Membership verification among Executives
Associations by addressing the issues raised. Restoration of trade union facilities
and deduction of subscription from Salary till membership verification is
6. First Time Bound Promotion after 4
years from Lateral JTO and Sr SDE grades as done in the case of AAO and Sr AO
7. Notional pay of E1A and E2A for Civil/Elect
wings w.e.f 01.10.2000
Programme of Trade Union actions:
Dharna on 11th May, 2016
Strike at BSNLCO, Circle/SSA HQs: 18th, 19th and 20th May, 2016.
If the issues are not resolved, more vigorous trade union actions will
be resorted to from June, 2016.
served notice for trade union actions as per the decision of the Kolkata CWC:
Charter of demands:
Implementation of Joint Committee recommendations on:
a) Standard pay scales of E2, E3 replacing E1A
Bound Functional promotion or CPSU cadre hierarchy,
c) Uniform TBP between 4 to 5 years instead of 4
to 6 years w.e.f 01.10.2000.
2. 30% Superannuation benefit to BSNL recruited Employees.
3. Officiating pay
fixation, pay protection – withdrawal of wrong clarifications issued on
30.05.2007 and 19.02.2010.
Promotions in different wings from JTO to SDE, JAO to AO, SDE to DE/EE, AAO to
CAO and DE to DGM.
verification among Executives Associations by addressing the issues raised.
Restoration of trade union facilities and deduction of subscription from Salary
till membership verification is conducted.
6. First Time
Bound Promotion after 4 years from Lateral JTO and Sr SDE grades as done in the
case of AAO and Sr AO grades.
Notional pay of E1A and E2A for Civil/Elect wings w.e.f 01.10.2000.
Programme of Trade Union
Massive Dharna at BSNLCO, Circle/SSA HQs: 11th May, 2016
Relay Hunger Strike at BSNLCO, Circle/SSA HQs: 18th, 19th and 20th
If the issues are not resolved, more vigorous
trade union actions will be resorted to from June, 2016.
Notice for Trade Union actions
Com.C.Olly VP, Com.A.Vasanthakumar ACS, Com.S.Jayakumar DS CPT, Com.R.Raman CEC Member and Com.Rajkumar DTr CPT met Shri. S.Pugazhendhi GM(NWO-CFA-South) on 21.04.2016 and discussed the following issues:
-Acute shortage of staff in the cadre of SDE/JTO,TMs/RMs
-Requested to post a JTO/TTA for Chenglepet MSU, since only one SDE is available.
-Requested for posting of RMs appointed on compassionate grounds.
GM replied that these issues have been already taken up with the administration.
-Requested for centralised purchase of Jelly, Tape and other materials required for Cable jointing since individual ENG-27s either not sanctioned or taking more time for sanctioning.
-Bills pertaining to suppliers, AMC and contractors for cable fault maintenance pending for a quite a long time.
GM assured actions would be taken to solve these problems positively and permanently.
-Requested for ECS payments for all EB Connections
GM assured payments would be made through ECS from the month of MAY 2016.
-Requested for additional Vehicle for Maduranthakam Groups since it is very difficult to manage with only one vehicle, GM told that additional vehicle is not possible now, asked to put up a file so that additional KMs may be allowed.
In addition to the above issues general issues for the improvement of Chennai Telephones was discussed and we assured to GM that we will extend full cooperation for the betterment of south area development. We also requested that the management has to provide materials and man power in time to fulfill customer satisfaction. The meeting lasted for more than 2 hours and it was cordial.
Com.S.Radhakrishnan ACS attended and addressed the 125th birthday celebration function of Bharat Ratna Dr.B.R.Ambedkar held on 14.04.2016 at Hall of Inspiration. Our CGM Ms.S.M.Kalavathi presided over the function and distributed awards to meritorious students. Com.S.Radhakrishnan ACS during his address explained in detail about the remarkable achievements done by Dr.B.R.Ambedkar for the society .He further requested all to work united to improve Chennai Telephones and bring to profitable circle.
VR felicitation function for Com.J.Sudha AGM KKN Intl held on 12.04.2016 at K.K.Nagar Exchange. Com.A.Ayub Khan DS KKN attended and addressed the function. Com.J.Sudha AGM KKN Intl was felicitated by Com.Vasantha SDE TXM KKN. We wish Com.J.Sudha a Happy,Peaceful and Healthy retired life.
S W A S (Service With A Smile) programme
to continue: Forum decided to extend it for the full financial year 2016-17
which is very very crucial for the 3rd Pay revision due from
01.01.2017. All employees to participate for the success of SWAS programme.
View Corporate Office Orders:
CP,CS,CTr,DS KLYS and DS MVM attended the VR felicitation function of Com.J.Ramamurthy DGM(NWO-CFA-NW) held on 06.04.2016 at Kellys Exchange. Com.Vimala Narayanan DTr has presided over the function. Shri.Vasudevan DFA, Mrs.& Mr. Ramamurthy, Shri.C.Moorthy AGM MVM, Smt.Usha Kalyanaraman AGM PRN, Shri.Dharuman AGM Coml,Shri.Palayathan AGM Extl-Kellys and many officers/officials were present during the function. All of them have praised about Com.J.Ramamurthy DGM. CP,CS and CTr addressed the function. He is very sincere,honest and dedicated officer. During his tenure as DGM, the Kellys area fault rate has come down. Com.J.Ramamurthy has donation Rs.5000/- to circle in-addition to division donation. We wish him a Happy, Peaceful and Healthy retired life.