The 7th circle conference of BSNLEU, Odisha circle, started at Bhubaneswar today. It is inspiring to observe that, despite the Covid-19 pandemic, large number of employees are participating in the conference enthusiastically. At the outset, respectful homage was paid to Com.P.R.Das, former circle secretary of BSNLEU, who passed away recently. Floral tributes were also paid to the departed leader. Com.S.C.Bhattacharya, circle president, is presiding over the conference. Com.S.R.Das, circle secretary, welcomed everyone. Com.P.Abhimanyu, General Secretary, delivered the inaugural address of the conference. He explained about the achievements of BSNLEU during the COVID-19 pandemic. The General Secretary also explained in detail about the road-blocks being created by the government in the launching of BSNL’s 4G service and about the "National Monetisation Pipeline", in the name of which the Nation's assets are being handed over to the big corporates, at throw away prices. Thereafter, the delegates session started and is going on.