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[01.12.2015]BSNLEU representatives urged PGM (SR), GM (Estt.) and GM (Rest. ) to ensure settlement of new designations expeditiously.
Com.P.Abhimanyu, GS,com.Swapan Chakraborty, Dy. GS and Com.John Verghese, AGS, met all the Management side members of the Joint Committee for Change of Designations yesterday, and gave a final push for the settlement of the new designations. They met shri Shameem Akthar(PGM SR), Ms.Madhu Arora, GM (Estt.) and shri A.M.Gupta,GM (Restg.) and requested all the three officers to extend their cooperation for the settlement of new designations without any further delay. All the three officers assured of their fullest cooperation. Especially, the representatives requested the GM (Restg) to immediately move the file for the approval of the Management Committee.
[01.12.2015]CMD BSNL and Director (HR) urged to settle the vindictive transfers in Kerala.
Com. P. Abhimanyu, GS and com.Sebastin, GS, SNEA, met shri Anupam Shrivastava, CMD BSNL yesterday, and sought his immediate intervention for the cancellation of the 6 vindictive transfers, remaining in Kerala circle. Both the General Secretaries explained in detail, how the transfers are unjustified, vindictive and master-minded by M.S.S. Rao. Thereafter, com. P. Abhimanyu, GS, com. Swapan Chakraborty, Dy.GS and com. John Verghese, AGS, met Ms. Sujata Ray, Director (HR) and urged her for cancellation of the transfers. Both the CMD BSNL and the Director (HR) have assured that the needful would be done.
[01.12.2015]JE designation to TTAs – BSNLEU representatives meet the Directors of BSNL Board and urge them to settle the issue.
Com. P. Abhimanyu, GS, com. Swapan Chakraborty, Dy.GS and com. John Verghese, AGS, met Ms. Sujata Ray, Director (HR), shri N.K. Gupta, Director (CFA) and shri N.K. Mehta, Director (EB) yesterday and requested them to immediately approve the new designations. Since the Management Committee had earlier returned the file and expressed reservations with regards to giving JE designation to TTAs, the Union representatives provided the necessary documents to these Directors, which show that the employees with 3 years diploma as entry level qualification are designated as JEs in other Central Government departments and in other PSUs. The Directors are convinced and assured to do the needful in this regard.
[01.12.2015]Corporate Management urged to expeditiously hold the JTO LICE.
Corporate Office has not yet issued the necessary notifications, for holding the JTO LICE, based on the Revised JTO RR. Corporate Office has called for details regarding JTO vacancies existing in various circles. 30th October is the last date for submitting these details by the circles. However, Ms. Madhu Arora, GM (Estt.) told the BSNLEU representatives yesterday that, so far only 15 circles have intimated the vacancy position. Hence, com. P. Abhimanyu, GS, com. Swapan Chakraborty, Dy.GS and com. John Verghese, AGS, raised this issue with Ms. Sujata Ray, Director (HR) yesterday and expressed their unhappiness over the delay. They pointed out that JTO LICE has taken place only once in the 15 years of existence of BSNL, and hence any further delay in holding the JTO LICE would not be in the interest of the Company. The Director (HR) appreciated the view of BSNLEU’s representatives and assured that she would do the needful.
[01.12.2015]Corporate Office letter on seeking clarifications on BSNLMRS.<view letter>>
[30.11.2015]CHQ writes to the Corporate Office on the change of designations of the employees below NE-11 payscale in the cadre of Sr.TOA.<<view letter>>
[30.11.2015]Staff Side, National council writes to the Director (HR) demanding corrigendum to the 33rd meeting of the National Council.<<view letter>>
[30.11.2015]BSNL Casual Contract workers union, Chhattisgarh circle, conducts an impressive meeting on 29.11.2015, at Raipur.
BSNL Casual Contract workers union, Chhattisgarh circle, conducted an impressive meeting on 29.11.2015, at Raipur. Comrade Animesh Mitra, Secretary General, BSNLCCWF addressed the meeting. About 400 workers were present for this conference. He appreciated the unity of the workers and said that the union will fight for the rights of the workers.<<views of the meeting>>
[30.11.2015]World summit on ‘Climate-change’ starts at Paris today.
Leaders of 150 countries are participating in the United Nation’s Conference on Climate Change, which starts at Paris today. This conference will discuss ways and means to reduce carbon emission, so that the rise in global temperature will be less than 2 degrees between 2015 to 2030. India’s stand in this conference is that, the Advanced Countries, through their massive industrialisation, are responsible for Global Warming. So, they must cut down their carbon emissions substantially, and also should give funds to the developing countries to access ‘Green Technology’.
[30.11.2015]TRAI chief tells telecom companies not to insult subscribers.
R.S. Sharma, chairman of the TRAI, has told the telecom companies not to insult subscribers. On the issue of paying compensation for call-drops, some of the telecom companies have told that subscribers would deliberately drop calls, to claim compensation.“Are your telling me that 50 crore people in this country will run to get Rs.3 through a call drop every day?, asked the TRAI Chairman.
[30.11.2015]Compensation to customers for call-drops to be implemented from 1st January, 2016.
R.S. Sharma, Chairman, TRAI, has refuted the claim of the telecom companies that they would face Rs.54, 000 crore annually by way of compensation to call-drops. According to the TRAI, the telecom companies may lose Rs.800 crore annually on this count. The TRAI has stated that its tests conducted in June and September showed no improvement in the call-drop situation. TRAI would make another set of tests in December and the ‘call-drop’ compensation to consumers will be implemented from 1st January 2016.