ZHARKHAND CIRCLE 2nd Circle Conference and 2nd District Conference of Jharkhand District were held on 28.10.2018 at Ranchi .
Open Session was inaugurated by Shri A.I. Hadri, CCA Jharkhand at 15.30 hours in Telephone Exchange Compound, Ranchi. Shri Chandra Deo Prasad, Secretary delivered welcome speech and all the guests were garlanded and shawl was presented to them.
The Circle Secretary, Jharkhand spoke on some pensioners related issues including delay in payment of Medical Allowance.
The CCA gave assurance that all the care is taken to redress the Pensioners issues and all are welcome to meet him for any grievance in person if so desired with pre-appointment.
Shri M.R. Vashist, All India President gave brief history of pensioners struggle and how Rule 37A was incorporated.
Shri A.N. Patel gave history of formation of BDPA (INDIA) and enlighten on its multifarious issues and activities undertaken by the Association.
Shri D.D. Mistry, GS in his speech spoke why BDPA (INDIA) is demanding BSNL Pensioners Pension Revision at per 3rd P.R.C. He also spoke on multiple irritating issues of the Pensioners and the status thereof. He called upon the members to increase the membership.
Shri K.K. Thakur, CGM Ranchi assured his cooperation to Association and said that virtually all the issues have been settled except payment of Medical Reimbursement due to cronic reason of finance.
More than 180 members were present in the meeting,