Wednesday, 29 October 2014

GS, AGS(Fin) , AGS(C/E/A/TF) and FS met the CMD & discussed the following

(i) We expressed our serious concern over the inordinate delay by the management in complying  to the minutes of the formal meeting of AIBSNLEA with the Dir(HR) issued under the signature of  the GM(SR) dtd 21/04/2014.CMD assured to discuss the matter with new GM(SR) for further necessary action.
(ii) We also expressed our concern in dilly dallying tactics adopted by certain portion of the management in delaying the process of JAO to AO promotion. We requested him to prevail upon the members of the CPC so as to get the desired result without further delay. He told that he has already discussed the matter with GM(FP), GM(Pers) & CLO and a consensus has been arrived at and shortly  the deadlock will end. But again we apprised him some fact that one officer has taken a u turn and not favoring the decision. He assured to talk to all of them within a day or two so that entire CPC exercise do not go waste.
(iii) We impressed upon him to clear the long pending HR issues passed by the MC like modification of BSNL MSRR for EE ( Civil/ Electrical )executives, JTO RR 2014, diversion of 25% MT quota in the grade of CAO posts, Five advance increments to JAO-2013,JTO (SRD) and PAs etc by the next BSNL  Board meeting. He assured to look into.
(iv)  We requested to consider cancellation/modification of posting orders on promotion in the grade of AGMs who have crossed the age of 57 yrs and some other genuine issues: We also requested to ensure that in the forthcoming DGM promotions, the AGMs in the zone of consideration for promotion from the already shortfall Circles shall not be disturbed from their circle, otherwise the shortfall of man power in those circles will again widen. He told us to give the matrix so that he can direct the authorities to look into this aspect. We will shortly give the matrix.
(v)  Para-8 transfers of JTO who have completed five years of service: we explained that about 500 JTOs are waiting for para -8 transfers after completing more than five years of service. We pleaded that recently about 4000 JTOs on promotion through LICE have joined in various circles, against this all pending para-8 JTO transfers may be considered. Also TTAs may be recruited in circles to meet the shortage. CMD assured to discuss the matter with concern CGMs and GM (Estt.) for early solution.
(vi) Drawl of salary to JTOs MP Circle during Agitation period: We requested CMD for his kind intervention for drawl of salary of JTOs MP Crcle of agitation period with sympathetic consideration. CMD assured to look in to the matter for e4arly solution.

GS, AGS(Fin) , AGS(C/E/A/TF) and FS met the GM(FP) & discussed the following:

                                                             CPC from JAO to AO
We also expressed our concern in dilly dallying tactics adopted by certain portion of the management in delaying the process of JAO to AO promotion. He told that he has already submitted the file with certain notes to the  CLO and expects a consensus.
                                                            CPC from AO to CAO
We impressed upon him to call for ACR/VCR for promotion from AO to CAO for 230 posts which has been approved by competent authority since long. He informed that it will be done very shortly.
CPC from CAO (Adhoc) to CAO(Regular)
We impressed upon him to issue regular promotion order from  CAO(Ad hoc ) to CAO(Regular). He informed that the process has been completed and approval is to be taken from the CMD and orders will be issued soon.
We requested to consider cancellation of transfer in the grade of AOs
Viz Shri H.K Mahanta, AO, Keonjhar (Branch Secretary, Keonjhar) Odisha, Shri Lachhaman Nayak, AO, Balasore both from Odisha circle, Shri A D Kulkarni  CAO , FS in circle  office Bangalore KTK , shri Vikram Pillai AO KTK circle to QA/STR/STP/DNW cicles at Bangalore and Shri Armugam (CAO) Branch Secy Vellore from WTP to TN/AP circle etc.GM (FP) assured to look in to.
Allowing option to JAOs appointed after 07.05.2010
GM (FP) assured to fix up the committee meeting at the earliest to discuss the matter and early submission of the committee report.

GS, AGS(C/E/A/TF) and AFS met the PGM(EW) & discussed the following:

(i)  We apprised him the resentment of the C/E Executives for lingering the issue of Diploma/Degree qualification, Distance B-Tech degree issue for years together. Many executives are retiring every month in the grade of SDEs only. He was very much appreciative of our concern and expressed his willingness to get the issue resolved in favor of the staff but due to opposition from BW side, the matter is getting delayed. However he was hopeful that he will try his level best to settle the issue.
(ii) We impressed upon him to expedite the process of DPC for JTO(E) to SDE(E) which was pending since June-2014. He informed that due to non receiving of one JTO(E)’s VC from the Delhi NTR, the process was delayed. We also requested him to allot the JTO(E) in their same circle on promotion to SDE(E) particularly Sri V.M Mahare in Karnataka Circle due to his compelling family problems.
iii) We informed him that Sri B.S. Tudu, SDE(E), Dharmashala, HP could not be relieved who was on transfer to Port Blair on own cost and requested his intervention in the matter. He immediately directed the concerned officer to write to the CE(E), HP to relieve him within a time period otherwise CO will relieve Sri Tudu.
(iv) We impressed upon him to expedite the process of DPC for EE(E) to SE(E), from SE(E) to CE(E). He informed that the CPCs are progressing well.

Tuesday, 28 October 2014

GS, AGS (C/E/Arch/TF) met GM (SR) Shri Shamim Akhtar and discussed

(a) Membership Verification of Executive Association:
GM (SR) informed that the membership verification is postponed to May-2015 from 10.12.2014 in view of the stay order granted by Hon'ble High Court of Bangalore.
(b) Settlement of Pending HR issues:
GM (SR) informed that the status of HR issues already discussed with the Executive Associations in the formal/informal meetings will be up-loaded on BNSL CO website shortly. We pleaded that merely stating the status of HR issues is not going to satisfy us, we need settlement of the issues otherwise we will be compelled to launch an Organizational Programs.

GS, AGS (C/E/Arch/TF) and AFS met ED (NB) Shri M.A. Khan and discussed regarding:

(a) Modification in BSNL MSRR of EE (C/E/Arch):
We requested for an early modification of BSNL MSRR-2009 of EE (C/E/Arch) as already cleared by BSNL MC. ED (NB) assured to look into the matter.
(b) Holding of Committee meeting on Distance Education:
We requested for early holding of the Committee meeting on Distance Education availed during service with due permission. ED (NB) discussed the matter with PGM (EW) and PGM (BW) and directed to hold the meeting early to resolve the issue.
(c) Merger of Civil/Electrical Wings in Circles:
We protested against merger of C/E Wings at SSA level where one EE (C/E) will be reporting to 4-5 SSA Heads and will have no control of CE (C/E). It will create many problems in field units. ED (NB) appreciated our concern and informed that he has put up the matter to the competent authority to withdraw this merger order and advised to merge for accounting purpose only under the ERP.
(d) Notional Pay fixation of upgraded Pay Scales of JTO/SDE (C/E/Arch/TF) w.e.f. 01.10.2000:
We requested to process the case for notional Pay fixation of all upgraded Pay Scales from 01.10.2000 as already done for JAO cadre. Ed (NB) assured to look into the matter.

GS met Addl. GM (Pers) and discussed regarding

(a) CPC from JTO to SDE: 
We requested to file MA for an early hearing in the court case at Hon’ble CAT Ernakulam Bench to get vacated the stay order on the JTO to SDE promotions. Addl. GM (Pers) mentioned that the case has already been listed on 17.11.2014 for hearing and the effort are being made to get vacated the stay order.
(b) CPC from DE to DGM (Adhoc) :
Addl. GM(Pers) mentioned that some ACRs/VCRs of eligible DEs for promotion are yet to be received. However, he informed that within this week the CPC will be conducted. The chairman CPC Shri Seth PGM BSNL CO has fixed the CPC in this week itself. He assured that as soon as the CPC work is completed the promotion order of DGMs will be issued to fill up 480 DGM Posts.
(c) Creation of PPS Posts in field units:
Addl. GM(Pers) mentioned that shortly the committee meeting headed by ED (CN) BSNL CO will be held to discuss the issue for further necessary action.
(d) Restructuring of AD (O/L) cadre:
Addl. GM(Pers) directed AGM (Pers) to process Shri Harsh Vardhan committee report to the competent authority for consideration. He assured an early action in this regard.
(e) LDCE from JTO (TF) to SDE(TF):
we expressed serious concern against non holding of the LDCE from JTO (TF) to SDE (TF). Addl. GM (Pers) mentioned that due to non finalization of syllabus of LDCE to SDE (TF) the LDCE could not be held. However, he assured to process the matter to the competent authority.
(f) Date of effect of implementation of upgraded pay scales w.e.f. 01.10.2000 on notional basis: 
We requested to give notional pay fixation w.e.f. 01.10.2000 to all upgraded pay scales of JTO/SDE (C/E/Arch/TF) Engg. Wings and PA/PS cadre at par with JAOs. Addl. GM(Pers) advised that the case can be processed either from PGM(C/E/Arch/TF) or ED (NB) to the competent authority for consideration.
(g) Holding of committee meeting on distance education:
Addl. GM (Pers) assured to hold the committee meeting in the next week itself to discuss the matter.
(h) Clearance of HR issues already approved by BSNL MC and approval from BSNL Board:
Addl. GM (Pers) discussed the matter with GM (Legal) for getting approval of the BSNL Board on the pending HR issues. GM(Legal) advised to discuss the matter with GM(Restructuring) on the basis of new HR plan as desired by Board of Director and immediately he discussed the matter with GM (Restructuring) and she advised to send the copy of the Board directions for compliance. Addl. GM (Pers) assured an early action in this regard.
(i) Consideration of Cancellation/modification of DEs Posting orders on promotion: 
Addl. GM (Pers) mentioned that some genuine medical ground cases recommended by CGMs have been considered and orders are issued. Regarding some lady executives and some pending medical ground cases he assured for an early consideration.

Friday, 24 October 2014

DGM (REGULAR) Promotion

Orders are released for promotion to DGM (Regular)
for 123 Finance Officers.
Smt.S.ROSI, DGM (F), Virudhunagar is covered in this order.

AIBSNLEA, Virudhunagar greets Smt.S.Rosi, DGM (F).

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Saturday, 18 October 2014

Com.N.SRINIVASAN
District Secretary, AIBSNLEA, Madurai
and Director of BSNL Employees thrift and Cooperative Society, Madurai
had lost his mother on 17.10.2014.
AIBSNLEA, VIRUDHUNAGAR BRANCH
EXPRESS ITS DEEP CONDOLENCE TO THE BEREAVED FAMILY.

RETENTION / REALLOTMENT IN THE DE Postings

Our Circle Association addressed to CGM, TN Circle for the retention /re allotment of SDEs/DEs (Adhoc) on DE (Regular) Promotion on genuine Medical grounds. Letter is published below.


Seniors drawing less pay

Status of “Seniors drawing less pay w.r.t. his Juniors” 
in Hon’ble Supreme Court.
The SLP (C) No. 7716/2013 [M. Sethumadhavan & Ors including AIBSNLEA] along with SLP (C) No. 25069/2013 [Sasidharan K & Ors] and SLP (C) No. 25070/2013 [K.G. Balakrishna Pillai & Ors] came up for hearing today in the Court No. 7 of the Hon’ble Supreme Court at Item No. 47. The case is now listed for 18th November 2014 for the final hearing.

Friday, 17 October 2014

Review Meeting on the pending issues of AIBSNLEA/AIGETOA:

GS, President (CHQ) and AGS (HQ) met GM (SR) and discussed regarding
Review Meeting on the pending issues of AIBSNLEA/AIGETOA:
GM (SR) mentioned that he has taken feedback on the points raised by AIBSNLEA/AIGETOA in the formal meetings from all the concerned sections of BSNL Corporate Office and will discuss it with the competent authority. Thereafter, a review meeting will be arranged with AIBSNLEA and AIGETOA after Diwali.

Referendum of majority Executive Association in BSNL

GS, President (CHQ) and AGS (HQ) met GM (SR) and discussed regarding:
Referendum of majority Executive Association in BSNL
GM (SR) mentioned that a case filed by the BASE welfare Association is admitted and is pending in the Hon'ble Karnataka High Court in Bangaluru. It is expected to be heard shortly. After getting the stay order vacated by the Hon'ble Karnataka High Court further process of the Referendum will be restored. He further mentioned that the present date of voting i.e. 10.12.2014 may be postponed in case hearing of the case is delayed further.

CPCs in Engineering wing

GS, President (CHQ) and FS met GM (Pers) and discussed regarding:
(a) Posting on Promotion from SDE (Telecom) to DE (Regular) and Modification/Cancellation of DEs posting orders on promotion:  
We requested for consideration of requests for modifications / cancellations of the posting orders on genuine grounds and of lady executives. GM (Pers) mentioned that CMD has instructed the CGMs of Tamilnadu, Chennai TD, STR and others to recommend genuine cases like Cancer patients, Heart patients and the officers whose services are very much essential in the circles in the interest of services. Based on the merit,  these cases will be considered. Detailed instructions in this regard will be issued to all the CGMs.
(b) Status of various CPCs
(i)  CPC from JTO (Telecom) to SDE (Telecom) seniority Quota:
GM (Pers) mentioned that the CPC in this regard has been completed but orders can not be released till such time the stay order on promotion from Hon'ble CAT Ernakulum is vacated. The case is posted for hearing on 17th November, 2014. He advised us to pursue with CGMT Kerala for arranging an early hearing.
(ii)  CPC from SDE (Telecom) to DE (Telecom) left out cases:
We requested for early consideration of left out cases from SDE (Telecom) to DE(Regular). GM (Pers) assured for an early cases will be considered. Detailed instructions in this regard will be issued to all the CGMs.action.
(iii) CPC from DE to DGM (Adhoc):
GM (Pers) mentioned that the CPC work is in progress and efforts will be made to release the promotion orders shortly.
(iv) CPC from DGM (Adhoc) to DGM (Regular):
GM (Pers) mentioned that the CPC work for the 28 officers has been completed and the promotion orders will be issued shortly.

CPCs in Finance wing

GS, President and FS discussed with GM (FP) regarding:
(a) CPC from JAO to AO:
We requested for issuance of an early promotion order for all the eligible candidates. GM (FP) informed that a meeting of GM (Pers), GM (FP) and CLO has been held today wherein the queries raised by the CLO on the SC/ST roaster implementation was discussed and it was decided to consider all eligible SC/ST candidates. Accordingly, the case is being further processed for consideration. He assured an early action in this regard.
GS further discussed with CLO
for early clearance of JAO to AO CPC. CLO informed that today there was a meeting with GM (FP) and GM (Pers) and he has advised to ensure proper implementation of the SC/ST roaster in the JAO to AO CPC. Thereafter only, he will give clearance to the CPC.
(b) CPC from AO to CAO (Adhoc):
GM (FP) mentioned that he has got the approval to conduct CPC for 230 CAOs post on Adhoc basis. We requested to call for the APARs of the eligible candidates immediately. GM (FP) assured an early action in this regard.
(c) CPC from CAO (Adhoc) to CAO (Regular):
GM (FP) mentioned that the CPC for regularization of CAO (Adhoc) to CAO (regular) has been completed and the promotion orders will be issued after getting the approval from the competent authority shortly.
(d) CPC from DGM(Finance/Adhoc)  to DGM(Finance/Regular):
We requested for issuing early promotion orders of DGM(Finance/Adhoc)  to DGM(Finance/Regular). GM (FP) mentioned that the CPC is completed and the file is submitted to the competent authority for according the approval. After getting the approval from the competent authority the promotion orders will be issued.