Corporate Office has issued the minutes for the formal meeting, held between BSNLEU and the Director (HR) on 08-01-2018. Certain important issues were discussed in the meeting. The Director (HR) has fixed responsibilities to each of the seven GMs who attended the meeting, for the settlement of the issues. CHQ is following up with those officers regularly.
Ms.Anima Roy, who is holding the charge of GM(Estt.) is proceeding on Child Care Leave. Consequent to this, the charge of GM(Estt.) will be looked after by Shri Keshav Rao, GM(Trng.). Similarly, the post of GM(Rectt.), which is also being held by Ms.Anima Roy, will be looked after by Shri Ashutosh Gupta,GM(Restg.).
BSNLEU is continuously pressurising the BSNL Management to implement the judgement given by the Hon’ble CAT, Lucknow Bench, on 05.05.2016, in the matter of granting Group B status and pay scale to the Senior Accountants. The issue is taken up in the 35th meeting of the National Council held on 11.05.2017 also, wherein the BSNL Management agreed to request the DoT to grant permission for issuing revised Presidential Orders to the Senior Accountants as Group B employees. The issue was once again discussed by the GS and Dy.GS with shri Sunil Kumar, GM (FP), today. In the meeting the GM (FP) disclosed that the DoT has already issued letter, for treating the Presidential Orders issued to the Senior Accountants as that of “Senior Accountant Group B Non-Gazetted”. BSNLEU will continue to take efforts for getting the pay scale also, as per the judgement of the Hon’ble CAT.
The Hon’ble CAT of Ernakulam and Hon’ble CAT of Hyderabad have given judgements in the matter of regularisation of the RTPs / Short Duty Employees, from the due date. BSNLEU has taken up this issue with the Management, with a request to implement the judgement of the Hon’ble CATs. In the meanwhile, many employees are contacting CHQ and are asking for copies of the Hon’ble CAT judgements. The orders are enclosed for the benefit of such comrades.
After declaration of the results of the JAO LICE, held in July 2016, some of the selected candidates did not join, due to their selection as JTO, etc. BSNLEU demanded that such resultant vacancies should be filled up with qualified candidates. But, it was rejected by the Management. Now, the Corporate Office has decided that such resultant vacancies could be filled up with the qualified candidates.