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Congratulations! the SDE to DE Looking After arrangement order issued for 26 officers. Initially, the ChTD Administration was not ready to give LA to these declined officers. This was resolved only after our intervention and the clarification of BSNL CO. We thank CGM, GM(HR&Admn) and their team for its effort. Comrades we will pursue for early release of JTO to SDE LA order.

SNEA, Chennai Telephones wishes all the officers and staff who retire today.

The Chennai Telephones Marketing team has started sending monthly news letter through e-mail to all customers and the response from customers are positive with encouraging. We appreciate the GM(S&M-CM)`s initiative and their team for its implementation.
View the September news letter.


Circle Office Bearers Meeting was held on 17.10.2015 at Annaroad. This was the first COB Mtg. after the VI Circle Conference. The meeting was presided over by Com.M.K.Veerapandian Circle President. CS thanked Chairmen of all the Committees for successful conductance of the conference and explained the developments. The meeting discussed the following points:
1. Review of 6th Circle Conference events.
2. Review of collection of conference donation and subscription.
3. Decision on printing of Diary 2016 and memento.
4. Mobilisation for the Forum call to hold one day dharna on 19.10.2015 demanding Adhoc bonus

The assignments, with respect to Divisions, to the newly elected Area Secretaries and Asst Circle Secretaries has been decided in the COB Meeting in the following manner:


Area Secretary




Enterprise Business


Buddhadev Gantayat



Flower Bazzar


CGM Office



















St.Thomas Mount





Vote of thanks delivered by Com.G.Elavarasan Circle Treasurer.


As per All India Forum call, Chennai Forum decided to conduct one day dharna on 19.10.2015 (Monday) demanding Adhoc Bonus at O/o CGM, Chennai Telephones, Purasaiwalkkam. All the office bearers and members are requested to participate the dharna and make it a grand success.

Salient Features of JTO(T) Recruitment Rule 2014
  • Vacancies under 50% Internal Quota will be filled up as under:
  1. Absorption : By absorption of Screening Test qualified and JTO Phase-I trained officiating JTOs.
  2. Promotion : Internal quota left after absorbing screening test qualified and JTO phase-I trained officiating JTOs above will be filled up through LICE.
  •  LICE will be conducted among employees in the pay scale of 13600-25420 or above with combined 5 years residency period in the pay scale of 13600-25420 or above and below the age of 55 years as on 1st July of the vacancy year provided they possess the essential qualification.
  • The direct Recruitment to the post of JTO(T) may be done either through Open Competitive Exam or through GATE score or through any other method as approved by Management Committee of BSNL Board from time to time.
  • The officials who had been appointed  on regular basis under old JTO(T) recruitment rules shall be en-block senior to those appointed/regularized through new recruitment rules on regular basis.
  • Screening test qualified JTOs on regularization have to undergo Phase I training as per new scheme and syllabus issued in 2009 and marks in the same will be used for determining seniority.
  • The vacancies falling vacant under Absorption quota, due to retirement/resignation/VR/death/promotion etc will automatically stand diverted to internal promotional LICE quota.
  • The candidates possessing degree/diploma in Mechanical Engg. Shall be permitted to appear in three successive LICE.
  • The employees belonging to streams other than Telecom stream(viz. Telecom Factory, Civil, Electrical etc.) shall be eligible to appear in LICE in the Territorial Circle where they are presently working.

The Chennai Telephones District SNEA`s 6th Circle Conference was held at Bharathi Ram Kalyanamandapam, West Mambalam, Chennai 600 033. President Com.N.Chitti Babu hoisted the SNEA flag. Veteran leader Com.V.Sundar inaugurated the Conference. Com.N.Chitti Babu presided over the delegate session. Circle Secretary`s report presented by Com.A.Shunmuga Sundara Rajan CS and Financial report presented by Com.M.Thamizhvendan Circle Treasurer, were unanimously adopted by the representative council. View the CS report.
Com.K.Govindarajan CS/BSNLEU, Com.K.M.Elangovan ACS/NFTE-BSNL, Com.J.Vijayakumar CS/TEPU, Com.M.Vijayakumar CS/AIBSNLOA, Com.S.Jayakumar CS/NTEA and Com.R.Adi Govind CS/TSOA have addressed and felicitated the conference. The conference was attended by Veteran leader Com.W.Seshagiri Rao, Com.A.A.Khan CHQ President, Com.K.Sebastin GS, Com.M.S.Adsul Dy.GS, Com.R.Rajan CHQ Treasurer and Com.H.Muthu Ex.AGS.
Open session:
Circle President presided over the session. CS presented the key note address in the open session. More than 300 members have enthusiastically participated in the open session. Ms.S.M.Kalavathi CGM, ChTD, Sh.R.Ganesan Sr.GM(HR&A), Smt. K.Geethanjali GM(Fin), Sh.Ramachandran GM(S&M-CM),
CHQ office bearers and Com.M.Gopinathan CS/TN circle addressed the open session. The open session was attended by Sh.V.S.Ilanthirai GM(NWO-CFA-West) and Com.K.Govindarajan CS/BSNLEU. Vote of thanks rendered by Com.M.Thamizhvendan. View the key note address.
General Secretary Com.K.Sebastin explained in detail about the HR issues like Promotions in various cadre, Recruitment Rules of various cadre, 30% superannuation benefit to BSNL recruited employees, E2 and E3 Standard pay scales , CPSU Cadre hierarchy, First TBP in 4 years, Seniority issues, etc.
Felicitations to Retired office bearers:
In the after noon session of 10.10.2015, the retired office bearers Com.N. Chitti Babu Circle President, Com.M.Munuswamy CWC Member, Com.S.Sundara Rajan CEC Member, Com.S.Ganesan AS(South) and Com. S.Manoharan AS(GSM&Mktg) were felicitated. Comrades W.Seshagiri Rao, A.Sugumaran, V.Sundar, M.Ranganathan, H.Muthu, J.Sironmani, M.Gopinathan, A.Gunasekaran and CHQ/Circle office bearers felicitated the retired comrades.
Circle Office Bearers:
The following officers
were unanimously elected for the next term.
1. Com.M.K.Veerapandian                 SDE Circle President
2. Com.C.Olly                              SDE Vice President
3. Com. A.Shunmuga Sundara Rajan      SDE Circle Secretary
4. Com.G.Elavarasan                       SDE Circle Treasurer
5. Com. P.Charles                          SDE  Asst. Circle Secretary
6. Com. A.Vasantha Kumar                SDE Asst. Circle Secretary
7. Com.S.Radhakrishnan                   SDE Asst. Circle Secretary
8. Com.D.Soundarajan                     SDE Area Secretary
9. Com. M.Jayaraj                        SDE Area Secretary
10. Com. A.S.Suresh                      SDE Area Secretary
Com. Buddhadev Gantayat             SDE Area Secretary
Com. A.Ayub Khan                     SDE Area Secretary
13. Com.V.Ganesan                         JTO Area Secretary
14. Com.L. Venugopal                        JTO Area Secretary
Com.K.Raju                             JTO Area Secretary
CWC Members:
1. Com.G.K.Saravanan      SDE
2. Com.M.Thamizhvendan   SDE

Dear Comrades,
The 6th SNEA circle conference to be held at Bharthi Ram kalyana mandapam, Lake view road,west mambalam,Chennai-33. The Mandapam is located at end of arya gowda road  and just 500 meters from ayodhya mandapam. All are cordially invited.

Forum of BSNL Unions / Associations decided to conduct Lunch Hour demonstration on 06.10.2015 demanding Adhoc Bonus. In Chennai the demonstrations will be conducted at the following places:
1. CGM Office      Com.K.Govindarajan CS BSNLEU
2. Flower Bazzar   Com.C.K.Mathivanan CS NFTE
3. Annaroad        Com.A.Shunmuga Sundara Rajan CS,SNEA
4. Guindy            Com.S.Lingamurthy CS FNTO
5. Kodmbakkam    Com.Shilo Rao GS,TSOA
6. Ambattur       Com. J.Vijaya Kumar CS, TEPU
All the members are requested to participate the demonstration. In this regard a meeting held on 01.10.2015 at Flower bazzar and the decision was taken to conduct LH demonstrations at 6 locations. View the decision

CS felicitated our CEC Member Com.S.Sundara Rajan DGM BBS on 30.09.2015 at his chamber. CP, VP, CTr, ACS Com.B.Srinivasan, AS(TXM&BB),Com.Budhhadev Gantayat OS and members from various units were also present during the meeting. Com.Selvaraj CEC Member welcomed all. All the office bearers and members appreciated  Com.S.Sundara Rajan for his dedication towards work. Com.S.Sundara Rajan is so simple, honest, dedicated and sincere to work. He works with through knowledge and he used to share the knowledge and the experiences also. He is an active member and office bearer of SNEA. He was holding various positions in SNEA. His presence during all the agitations are remarkable. We wish him a Happy,Peaceful and Healthy retired life. SNEA, Chennai Telephones also wishes other staff, who retire today.