NFTE-BSNL VELLORE WEB:
Wage Revision in BSNL – National Forum Leaders met Shri Anand G Geete, Minister, (HI & PE) : Com. V. Subburaman G.S. TEPU, Com. C. Singh G.S. NFTE, Com. N.D. Ram G.S. SEWA (BSNL), Com. R.C. Pandey G.S. BTEU, Com. Vijay Kumar DGS TEPU, Com. P.N. Perumal (All India President, SEWA BSNL) along with Shri T.K.S. Elangavon M.P. met the Minister today at 15.30 hrs and requested to extend 3rd PRC to BSNL employees by relaxing affordability condition as it was done for the 7th round of discussion at the time of 2nd PRC.
The leaders submitted the detail presentation regarding retirement of more than 80% absorbed employees before next PRC, 26 thousand workers are stagnating and the numbers are increasing every month, 40 thousand new recruits (engineers) will be deprived in case of non – implementation of 3rd PRC. It was also submitted that the department of Telecom was converted into corporatization to implement the Govt. telecom policy, which has been nicely done by the company.
Due to continues positive efforts by work force the company is in turnaround position at present. More over the BSNL management is ready to implement 3rd PRC to the employees for which the management have submitted detail presentation to DOT Secretary regarding how to meet the extra expenditure involved for 3rd PRC.
The Minister heard patiently and reciprocated positively and assured needful action in the matter.
WE REPRODUCE THE POSTING BY SNEA IN THEIR WEBSITE YESTERDAY:
“Today Regional Labour Commissioner called us for conciliation talk. BSNL informed that most of the issues are related to Govt/DoT. RLC personally spoken to Jt Sec(A), DoT and enquired about Govt stand. He replied that he is not aware of the strike at all. This is the official reply of DoT whereas some are propagated that DoT is positive, Minister is positive.”