The GS, AIBSNLEA, Regarding: Immunity
in transfer to Br.Secy. Sh. Anil Kumar Tiwari, DE of
Jodhpur-TD, HR No.198406765. Cancellation of his
transfer order from Rajasthan Circle to J&K Circle -
All the Circle Office
Bearers & Branch Secretaries are requested to give
feedback/comments immediately so that the same may
be submitted to CHQ for further submission to the BSNL
30.12.2014: Decisions of the
Forum Meeting held on 30th December 2014:
The Memorandum to be
submitted to the Prime Minister has been circulated to
all the General Secretaries of Unions/Associations. As
per earlier decision, the General Secretaries of all the
unions/associations in BSNL have been addressed
requesting to participate in the action programmes.
About 30 Members of Parliament has been addressed for
supporting the cause of BSNL. More are being approached.
The Central Trade Unions have been addressed as also the
Independent Federations like Confederation of Central
Government Employees, Unions in Railways, Postal
etc. for solidarity and support in our struggles. Wall
Poster for the dharna is prepared with the demands
focused. The General Secretaries in consultation will
decide about the dates of the Circle Conventions to be
held to focus the issues on the revival of BSNL.
The Convener stated that this meeting has been
called to plan for the 3 days dharna from 6th to 8th
January 2015, Parliament March on 25th February and
Indefinite Strike from 17th March which action
programmes are already decided.
the comrades present in the meeting actively
participated in the discussion and the following
decisions were taken:
The 3 days dharna from 6th to
8th January 2015 should be organised effectively.
The dharna will be from 10.00 AM to 05.00 P.M.
Participants should take leave from office and will
participate the full day in dharna. All out efforts
should be made to ensure that each and every
employee participates in the dharna on any of the
three days. Wide publicity should be given for the
The Circle Secretaries of NTR
and Corporate Office will meet to plan for
organising the dharna effectively at Corporate
Office. Likewise, Circle Secretaries in all
the circles should plan the programme and conduct
the same effectively.
Regarding the Parliament March
on 25th February 2015, the General Secretaries will
intimate the number of participants from their
organisations. Their stay arrangements will be made
by the concerned unions.
It is suggested that the
unions/associations hold their Central Working /
Executive Committee meetings to discuss and plan the
action programmes, including Indefinite Strike, in
an effective way.
While focusing on the
anti-worker, anti-BSNL policies of the government,
our demands for government assistance, effective
management etc., we should have serious
introspection and make all out pro-active efforts to
improve the quality of service and ensure better
service to the customers.
The Signature Campaign on the
Memorandum to be submitted to the Prime Minister on
the day of the Parliament March should start with
out any delay to ensure that as per decision, more
than one crore signatures are obtained.
Necessary funds for the
Parliament March and other activities will be shared
by the All India Unions.
Another meeting will
be held to discuss about the future programmes after
the dharna programme.
with Shri A.K.Bhargava CGMT: GS,
Com. Prahlad Rai;
CHQ Adv(N) Com.Karan Singh; ACS(C/E/A)
met Shri A.K.Bhargava CGMT Raj.and discussed
about the survival of BSNL in Rajasthan and the
grievances of the Association. Detailed discussion was
held on the factors adversely affecting the services of
BSNL in the circle specially downfall in quality of
CGMT gave a patient hearing on all the issues and
discussed in detailed about the possibilities of
improvement in the quality of Mobile & Data connectivity
& Services of BSNL in Rajasthan Circle.
The GS, AIBSNLEA, Regarding: Discrepancy
in AAO/JAO Gradation/Seniority List. Representations
of Sh.Mahaveer Ajmera, Sh.Ashok Agarwal, Sh.Devender
Kumar Sharma, Sh.Jayesh Shukla, Mrs.Lajwanti Chouhan
& Sh.Shakti Singh.
with Shri A.K.Bhargava CGMT: President,
CHQ Adv(N) Com.Karan Singh; ACS(T)
Com. K.K.Barsar andACS(F),
met Shri A.K.Bhargava CGMT Rajasthanand discussed
the grievances of the Association. Detailed discussion
was held on the factors adversely affecting the services
of BSNL in the circle specially downfall in quality of
Some long pending grievances of the Associations were
discussed in details. CGMT gave a patient hearing on all
the issues and asked the suggestion from executives that
what can be the remedy to improve the quality of Mobile
& Data connectivity.
He also assured to look into the
grievances discussed in the meeting.
The CGMT Raj., Regarding: Complaint
of AIBSNLEA Sawaimadhopur Branch, Raj. Circle,
regarding Vindictive attitude of TDM-Sawaimadhopur
towards the executives, who are not member of SNEA.
Age will not reduce to 58 years: In
a written reply Hon'ble MOS (HRD) Shri Jitendra Singh,
has clarified in Rajya Sabha that reduction of the age
of Superannuation from 60 years to 58 years of central
government servants is not under consideration.
of Adhoc EB at Barmer:
Since Barmer Branch was not functioning actively
therefore an adhoc Executive Body of
AIBSNLEA has been nominated at Barmer for smooth running
of the day to day organisational activities of AIBSNLEA
Sh.Rajeev Saxena SDE Siwana,
Sh.Rohitash Poonia, JTO(P) Balotra and Sh.Jethu Singh
JAO Barmer have been nominated as Branch President,
Branch Secretary and Branch Financial Secretary
of BSNL Unions/Associations observed 'DEMANDS DAY' on
per the decision of the Forum Meeting held on 5th
December 2014, Forum of BSNL Unions/Associations
observed 'DEMANDS DAY' on 11.12.2014 in Rajasthan. Lunch
hour demonstration was successfully organised in
Rajasthan Circle demanding the Central Government and
BSNL Management to take immediate steps for the revival
of BSNL, which is on loss for the last four consecutive
of BSNL Unions/Associations will observe DEMANDS DAY on
As per the decision of the Forum Meeting
held on 5th December 2014, Demands Day to be organized
on 11.12.2014 by organizing Lunch hour demonstration
demanding the Central Government and BSNL Management to
take immediate steps for the revival of BSNL, which is
on loss for the last four consecutive years.
BSNL is the asset
of the Nation. It is the bread and butter of the
employees. People want BSNL services and also
improvement. This is a 'Do or Die' situation for the
SAVE BSNL ? SAVE NATION
All the Circle Office
Bearers, Branch Secretaries are requested to ensure
successful implementation of organizational
action programme i.e. Lunch Hour demonstration at
Circle / Branch Level.
IMPORTANT NEWS IN MEDIA:
Retirement Age to be Reduced from 60 to 58 for
Central Government Employees?
GS, FS, AGS (HQ) and AGS (Fin) met with
Shri N.K. Mehta, ED (CA & IT) and Ms. Yojana Das, GM
(Fin) and greeted them on their selection for the post
of Director (EB) and Director (Finance), BSNL Board
of case regarding "Seniors drawing less pay w.r.t. his
Juniors" in Hon'ble Supreme Court.:
The SLP (C) No. 7716/2013 [M. Sethumadhavan & Ors
including AIBSNLEA] was listed for hearing today in the
Court No.6 of Hon'ble Supreme Court but was adjourned
for further listing after the vacations.
Decisions of the Forum Meeting held on 5th December
meeting of the Forum of BSNL Unions/Associations of
Non-Executives and Executives held on 5th December 2014
has taken the following decisions after detailed
discussion with regard to the proposed Indefinite
Strike, Parliament March, Campaign etc. on the agitation
for Revival of BSNL:
The meeting finalized the Memorandum
to the Prime Minister and the Circular to be issued.
The earlier decision to organise
March to Parliament is postponed from 19th December
2014 to 25th February 2015.
The Indefinite Strike will be
organised from 17th March 2015, instead of from 3rd
February 2015 as decided earlier.
State level conventions to be held in
January and February 2015 in preparation for the
Indefinite strike and also massive campaign.
At least one crore signature to be
collected to the Memorandum to be submitted to the
Prime Minister on the day of the March to
Parliament. For this purpose quota will be given to
the circles @ 50 times of the number of staff in the
Memorandum and Posters to be prepared
in English and Hindi.
The next meeting of the Forum will be held at 03.00
PM on 19th December 2014.
E4 to E5 of SDE(T)/DE(T):AIBSNLEA
consistent efforts yielded result in getting released of orders
regarding IDA Upgradation of 39 Executives from
E4(29100-54500) to E5(32900-58000) inTelecom
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Hon'ble Minister of
Communication & IT, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110001
regarding request for Public Works Organization
(PWO) status for BSNL Civil Wing to undertake
deposit works in Govt. Organizations as well as
Public Sector Undertakings.
with Mrs. Alpana Agarwal Sr.GM(HRD&A):CS
Com.M.K.Morodia, CHQ Adv(N) Com. Karan Singh and CWC-II
Com. S.S. Rawat met Mrs. Alpana Agarwal
Sr.GM(HRD&A) Rajasthan and discussed the pending issues.
that IDA upgradation DPC process for about 40 cases have
been completed and orders will be issued shortly.
per DoT advised, BSNL is filing Review Petition next
Week in Hon'ble Supreme Court against the judgment
delivered vide CIVIL APPEAL NO.7830 OF 2014(Arising
out of SLP(C) No.39932 of 2012)on
The CGMT Raj., Regarding: Lethargic
and ignorant attitude of Circle Management in
settlement of legitimate grievances of executives
even though frequent persuasion by the Association.
discussed with GM(Rectt.), BSNL Corporate Office
regarding notification of LDCE form JTO(T) to SDE(T).
GM(Rectt.) informed that LDCE from JTO(T) to SDE(T) will
be notified tomorrow itself to fill up about 4000
all existing JTOs will be eligible to appear in the
extended our sincere thanks for taking prompt action in
M.C.Chaubey, ED (CN) and The Chairman of the
Committee for creation of the Posts of PPS in field
units, BSNL Corporate Office
regarding Justification for creation of the posts
of PPS & Sr.PPS in the field units of BSNL.
M.C.Chaubey,ED (CN) and The Chairman, Committee for
Introduction of E2 & E3 IDA pay scales for JTOs and
SDEs and equivalent cadres BSNL Corporate Office
regarding Introduction of E2 & E3 IDA
pay scales for JTOs and SDEs and equivalent.
Corporate Office issued letter regarding calling up of
applications for holding of
first membership verification w.r.t.
recognition of majority representative Association of
serving Executive employees in BSNL-
Release of list
of Associations found eligible to
participate in the membership verification
Last week of
Last date for withdrawal of application
One week thereafter
final list of associations participating in
the membership verification
Second week of January, 2015
Last week of May, 2015
met CLO discussed regarding clearance on CPC
from JAO to AO. CLO
informed that he has already returned the file to GM(FP)
with the comments to action as per ours SC/ST roaster
policy and now it depends on SEA cell to take necessary
action in this regard.
met GM(FP) and discussed regarding-
from JAO to AO:GM(FP)
confirmed that the CLO has returned the file with
the comments to implement BSNL's SC/ST roaster
policy and the same will be put up to the competent
authority by tomorrow itself for further necessary
BSNL Corporate Office issued order regarding.
Regular promotion to the Executives in AGM/DE of
Telecom Operation Stream in the IDA Scale of pay of
5th CIRCLE CONFERENCE OF AIBSNLEA
The 5th circle conference of AIBSNLEA Rajasthan Circle
was held at Laxmi Narayan Mandir Trust Palace Bhilwara
Rajasthan on 13th and 14th October 2014 in an
excellent and grand manner. In the conference a grand
Open Session was also organised in which Shri Anupam
Srivastava, Director (CM) was the Chief Guest. Smt.
Alpna Agarwal, Sr. GM(HR & Admn), Shri Dharmendra Sharma
GMTD Bhilwara, Shri Arun Agarwal, Sr. GM (CM)
PGMTD Jaipur were the Guests of Honor. Shri Trilok Chand
Chabra, eminent business personality at Bhilwara was the
Special Guests CHQ. From CHQ side the function was
attended and addressed by Shri. P.Venugopal,
President,Shri Parahlad Rai, General Secretary, Shri
N.L.Sharma, AGS(HQ), Shri Devesh Sharma, OS (N),Shri
Karan Singh, Advisor, Sh. Bhagwan Singh, Auditor CHQ.
AIGETOA side Sh. P.N. Sharma Circle Secretary Rajasthan
Circle, Sh. Abhishek Jain, Vice President CHQ and Sh.
Preveen Sharma, OS (Raj.) attended the OPEN SESSION.
guests on dias were welcomed by garlanding and offering
Rajasthani Turbans and mementos. Sh. B.C. Logar,
Ex-Branch Secy. AIBSNLEA Bhilwara Branch delivered the
Sh. H.L. Awasthi, Circle President
AIBSNLEA Raj. Circle in his welcome address thanked the
guests for accepting the invitation of the Open Session.
He also pointed out the CPCs related to
finance wings which are being delayed badly. He also
mentioned the delay in time bound financial upgradation
in the grade E5-E6.
Sh. M.K. Morodia, Circle Secretary
Rajasthan Circle in his
keynote address thanked the host branch for their
elaborate arrangements and raised issues related to
CHQ/Circle level. He also appealed to enhance the
Quality of Services in CM Segment in Rajasthan.
Sh. P.N. Sharma Circle Secretary Raj.
Circle in his address
mentioned that the Unity of Executives is at most
important for the resolvement of the issues like First
Time Bound Upgradation in Four years, Arrears of 78.2%
IDA fitment and the DPE benefits provide to executives.
He impressed GS AIBSNLEA to come forwarded and lead a
single executives association in BSNL.
Sh. Triok Chand Chabbara Special Guest
welcomed all the delegates in the Bhilwara City and
thanked the Organizers for inviting him in the OPEN
Sh. Arun Agarwal, Sr. GM(CM)
in his address thanked the organizers to invite him and
hoped for good deliberations on the OPEN SESSION which
will benefit the organization. He also stressed the need
of loyal customers for the BSNL.
Sh. Dharmendra Sharma, Sr. GMTD, Bhilwara
welcomed all the delegates who comes from all the nook &
corners of Raj. Circle. He informed that Bhilwara
is the first SSA which started the implementation of
NOFN Project and Bhilwara has got 3rd rank in Circle for
revenue enhancement and expected that in the next year
it will definitely touch 10% revenue enhancement.
He also mentioned that his small team is like an army
which can do miracles. He invited Director(CM) to
inaugurate 5 newly commissioned BTSs.
Smt. Alphana Agarwal, Sr. GM(HR & Admn.)
in her address mentioned the need for creation of
positive atmosphere. She thanked AIBSNLEA for its
support to the management for the same. She also
read the CGMT Raj. Circle message who could not attended
the OPEN SESSION due to North Zone CM Meeting at Jaipur.
Wherein CGMT Raj. Circle mentioned that for target
achievement there is no scarcity of resources/manpower
in the Circle at present. He also mentioned that these
types of OPEN SESSIONs are very important in present
scenario. In his address CGMT Raj. Circle
mentioned that the new staffs in the cadre of
TTA/Promoted JTOs will be available in near future to
fulfill the target achievement. He also mentioned the
need of Team Working and good customer care for the
viability of BSNL.
Sh. P. Venugopal, President CHQ
in his address admired the social and work cultural of
Rajasthan and he mentioned that these were only the BSNL
Executives who have shown their working sprit for
restoration of services in J&K, Orrisa, Uttrakhand and
recently 'Hudhud' natural calamity in Orrisa and Andhra
Circle. He also mentioned that in case the
management will resolve the problems of executives then
they will be able to devote their maximum output to
BSNL. Lastly he thanked the Raj. Circle AIBSNLEA for
inviting him in the OPEN SESSION.
GS AIBSNLEA, Com. Prahlad Rai,
congratulated the comrades of AIBSNLEA Rajasthan Circle
and Bhilwara Comrades for the successful holding of
Circle conference and thanked the comrades for their
great affection. He also mentioned that AIBSNLEA
Rajasthan Circle is a very potential Circle , in which
Shri Anupam Srivastava Ji had served for last more than
11 years and at that time Rajasthan Circle was profit
making Circle .He informed that after the joining of
Shri Anupam Srivastava as the DIR (CM), now the revenue
of CM segment is enhancing. He thanked Director
(CM) for attending the OPEN SESSION. He mentioned that
BSNL will be benefited by his excellent services in next
5 years and he hoped that he is prospective CMD BSNL. He
mentioned that Rajasthan Circle is now losing its
customer base even though customer and staff are very
disciplined and loyal. He informed that AIBSNLEA is
playing a leading role in the settlement of the issues
of BSNL Executives'. Com. GS explained the role of
AIBSNLEA in the view of viability of BSNL, which is the
most important issue on this crucial juncture. Com. GS
explained the discriminatory attitude of the Government
towards BSNL in the terms of payment of Rural deficits,
ADC Charges, Heavy BWA Spectrum Fee and notional loan of
Rs 7500 Crores etc. He explained BSNL Executives' are
not at all responsible for today's situation because
they are not policy makers but involve only in the
policy implementation. Com GS. further explained that
how the AIBSNLEA is continuously pursuing these
viability related issue with the BSNL Management and
DoT. He provided the example of delay in GSM equipment
purchase tender, which created the capacity crunch in
BSNL. He mentioned the role of AIBSNLEA for the
resolving the same.
further explained that the Management of BSNL should
keep enough courage to protest against the wrong and
non-viable policies of Government. He apprised that the
AIBSNLEA is always committed for the viability of BSNL.
He explained that the scarcity of cables, Telephone
instruments, MLLN and BB modems, drop wires is a big
problem in field units and due to the continuous
persuasion from AIBSNLEA , now the Telecom Factories of
BSNL are playing its significant role to meet out this
scarcity. Com. GS told that the Government PSU can only
survive when the Government wants the same. GS AIBSNLEA
provided the example of Kerla and Orissa where the BSNL
is continuously making profit and informed that these
Circles will make the the profit of about 800 Crore in
next F.Y. and assured that upto 2015-2016 they will
achieve profit upto 1000 Crores. GS also mentioned that
this is only due to the employee's behavior towards
customers and giving more working time i.e one hour
morning and one hour evening extra.
GS in his
address also briefed the status of various CPCs which
are pending due to the Court cases, DPC in
Civil/Electrical wing, Restructuring of AD(OL) case,
DPCs of Telecom Factory and the issues of PA/PS, JTO
(Officiating) regularisation, PPS posts creation in
field units etc.
also explained the strong concern of AIBSNLEA towards
the problem of Direct recrits JTOs/JAOs . He explaind
the issues of Direct recruits JTO/JAO like 30%
superannuation benefit, EPF issues and the
centralisation of EPF accounts of Direct recruits,
Standard pay scales E2-E3, Pay anamoly of JTOs 2007-2008
batches, Rule 8 transfers and DR JTO 2005 batch pay
anomaly resolution, 5 additional increments to JAO 2013
batch and JTOs (SRD) etc.
At last GS
AIBSNLEA appealed that this is the high time to make
AIBSNLEA, the number one Executive Association in BSNL
in ensuing Membership Verification process. GS explained
that we can only resolve our issues, when we are unite
He appealed the comrades of Rajasthan circle to come in
front line and accept the responsibilities with full
courage with enthusiasm. At last Com. GS thanked to all
and appealed all the Executives for making every effort
with a team spirit for making BSNL a vibrant
Anupam Srivastava Dir(CM) in his address mentioned that
it is my honour I have been invited in this glorious
Open Session of AIBSNLEA Rajasthan Circle. He mentioned
that he had seen the devotion of Rajasthan Circle
Excutives' during his more then 10 years stay at
Rajasthan Circle. He mentioned that in recent flood
situations in J&K Circle , BSNL has loosed 400-500
Crores and also confirmed that with the help of the
Executives' services were restored in the affected
areas. He apprised that BSNL Executives' are working
with a great devotion in Present 'HudHud' calamity in
Orrisa, AP and Chattisgarh Circles . He expressed his
satisfaction' that now BSNL Executives' are serving at
Managerial level. He also appealed all the Executives'
to develop the decision making skills and appealed to
work with team spirit. He informed that recently BSNL
has been able to get Rs 6700 Crores as refund of BWA
Spectrum Fees and refund of Rs 7000 Crores as excess
income tax paid.
Com B.C.Logar, Vice-President
was honoured by presenting shawl and memento for his
excellent services he rendered for the Organisation.
Dr. Kamla Kant
was honoured for the excellent Stage anchoring. Shri
Govind Ram, Branch President Bhilwara extended the vote
meeting concluded around 5 PM with the start of
the election proceedings. Following Office bearers were
unanimously elected as Circle President,
Circle Secy. and Financial Secy. are Sh. H.L.Awasthi,
DGM(TR), Jaipur TD, Sh. M.K.Morodia AGM, Jaipur TD
and Shri S.P. Gupta AO(TR), JPTD, Jaipur respectively.