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SANCHAR BHAVAN MARCH ON 23.02.18
As part of the call given by All Unions and Associations of BSNL Massive March to Sanchar Bhavan is to be conducted on 23.02.2018.All the DSs and COBs are requested to mobilise the activists to participate in March to Sanchar Bhavan Delhi on 23rd Feb 2018.For travel tickets are Vacant in AP Express on 21st and 24th Feb.It is requested to reserve your tickets on these days and intimate the Particulars to Circle Association to enable us to arrange accomadation at Delhi.
BSNL JOINT ACTION COMMITTEE AP CIRCLE VIJAYAWADA
(BSNLEU - SNEA - FNTO - BTEU - BSNL ATM)
Today i.e on 05-02-2018, as per call given by the BSNL Joint action committee (SNEA, BSNLEU, FNTO, BTEU, BSNL ATM), Massive lunch Hour Demonstration was effectively conducted at Circle office,Vijayawada and almost all SSA head quarters demanding for settling the following issues
1.Immediate implementation of the Corporate Office Order posting of Sri Y Ravindranath, GM (HR), AP Circle as GMTD Vijayawada.
2.The Massive transfers issued by the In-charge GMTD-VJ Sri K V Choudary, be cancelled.
At Circle office more than 250 Comrades of Unions and Associations of BSNL participated in this LHD enthusiastically and made it a grand success.Com.JUmamaheswara RaoCS SNEA,Com.A Chandrasekhar AGS SNEA, Com J S A Basha, DS Krishna and Com P Ashok Babu CS BSNLEU and other leaders of Union and Associations addressed the huge gathering.
SNEA AP whole heartedly congratulates all the comrades who have taken active part in LHD at Circle Office and as well SSA Headquarters. As per the call on 6th and 7th Feb-2018 also we have to participate in LHD. Hence all are requested to participate in the LHD in a massive way and make this a grand success.
The five days Satyagraha programme was a grand success throughout AP Circle. Tremendous response received from the comrades of all unions and Association in fourth and fifth day Satyagraha programme at circle office, Vijayawada and as well SSA head quarters. At Circle office Vijayawada more than 300 comrades participated in fourth day and more than 500 comrades participated in fifth day Satyagraha programme. Enmasse participation of all the comrades exhibited our unity and strength in this Satyagraha to safeguard the BSNL and to achieve the legitimate demands.
The leaders of Unions and Associations of BSNL gave a thought provoking speeches explaining all our demands and the need to intensify the struggle. The leaders of CITU, AITUC, INTUC and CPI and CPM leaders extended solidarity and addressed the gathering. Com J UmaMaheswaraRao CS SNEA AP, Com.Ch. Chandrasekhara Rao CS, NFTE and P.Asoka Babu CS BSNLEU given lemon water to the comrades who participated in the Satyagraha and concluded Satyagraha programme at 5:00 P.M.
SNEA AP conveys sincere thanks and gratitude to all the comrades who have taken active part in the five days Satyagraha programme and made it a grand success.
The Second and third day of five days SATYAGRAHA programme and Work According to Rule from 30.01.2018 seen more enthusiasm and more and more comrades are participated in this Satyagraha programme at circle office,Vijayawada and as well SSA head quarters. At Circle office Vijayawada more than 200 comrades participated in this programme every day.In third day more than 30 lady comrades voluntarily participated in this Satyagraha program at Circle Office.
The leaders of CITU,AITUC,INTUC and CPI leaders extended solidarity and addressed the gathering. BSNL Union and Associations leaders also addressed the huge gathering . Com J UmaMaheswaraRao CS SNEA AP and Ashok Babu CS BSNLEU given lemon water to the comrades who participated in the Satyagraha at 5:00 P.M
SNEA AP conveys sincere thanks and gratitude to all the comrades who have taken active part in this second and third day Satyagraha program at Circle Office and as well SSA Headquaters. Success of our agitation will decide the future of our company and our future also.All the comrades are requested to maintain the same spirit till the final day of the programme.
Strengthen the struggle. Success is Ours.
Tribute to our Veteran Leader Com W. Seshagiri Rao
The hero of many historic battles to win the pride and prestige of the Executive community, his stellar role in building up the SNEA will remain with us forever.
SNEA AP extends best wishes for all comrades who retired on 31-01-2018 on superannuation, for a happy and peaceful retired life. Comrade you are starting a new journey and exceptional chapter of your life. May your days be filled with elation and triumph. We thank you for your dedication & congratulate you on your retirement.
As per call given by All the Unions and Associations of BSNL , The first day of five days SATYAGRAHA programme and Work According to Rule from 30.01.2018 was successfully organized today at circle office,Vijayawada and as well SSA head quarters on our charter of demands
1) 15% Fitment in 3rd PRC
2) Left out issues in 2nd PRC, Pension benefits,
3)Roll back Tower company ,
4)No reduction of retirement age to 58 and no VRS
Comrades of all Unions and Associations enthusiastically participated in this Satyagraha and made it a grand success. At Circle office Vijayawada more than 200 comrades participated in this programme.
The leaders of CITU,INTUC and CPI leaders extended solidarity and addressed the gathering. Com. J Umamaheswara Rao CS SNEA,Com D VenuGopala Rao CS AIGETOA ,Com A Koteswara Rao CS AIBSNLEA,Com Ashok Babu CS BSNLEU,Com CH Chandra sekhara Rao NFTE, Com K S C Bose CS AIBDPA,Com G Acheswara Rao ACS SNEA and other leaders of United forum of BSNL Union and Associations addressed the huge gathering . Sri V K Prasad Reddy,DGM and Sri CH Vijay Kumar DGM given lemon water to the comrades who participated in the Satyagraha and concluded today Satyagraha programme at 5:00 P.M
SNEA AP conveys sincere thanks and gratitude to all the comrades who have taken active part in this first day Satyagraha program at Circle Office and as well SSA Headquaters.SNEA AP also appeal to DSs,COBs.CWC/CEC Members,BSs and Active members to make all the employees to participate in this do or die battle to protect the company, settle 3rd Pay revision and other issues and make this remaining four days Satyagarha and Work According to Rule a grand success.
STRUGGLE PROGRAMMEAs per the call given by the all unions and associations of BSNL, all are requested to participate in SATYAGRAHA for 5 days wef 30-01-2018 at AP Circle headquarters and as well in all the SSA headquarters of AP circle from 10 AM to 5 PM. The members who are participating in this SATYAGRAHA have to apply CL for that particular day. Please divide the total membership into 5 batches and see that each batch participates in one day wef 30-01-2018. Fasting will be observed by the respective batches on their allotted day of participation. Wide publicity should be given in print and electronic media during this agitation. Other comrades who are not participating in SATYAGRAHA on the particular day have to implement INDEFINITE WORK ACCORDING TO RULE wef 30-01-2018. For any doubt respective DSs and other active members can contact the Circle office bearers for smooth implementation of the said programme.
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District conference of SNEA, West Godavari SSA
VI District conference of SNEA, West Godavari SSA was held 0n 21st January 2018 at Vengi Telephone Bhavan, Eluru. The session was started at 10:00 Hrs with the hoisting of SNEA Association flag by the District President Com K RaghavaRao in the presence of Circle Office bearers, District office bearers and mighty members of SNEA . Com A G R K Mohan Rao welcomed the guests and the members to the house. Com J Umamaheswara Rao CS SNEA AP and Com A Chandrasekhar AGS were distinguished guests on this occasion. Com K Sambasiva Rao DS WG, Com CH Venkata Rao Circle Vice President , Com S.S.T.Sai, Circle Treasurer, Com V. Ravikumar reddy ACS (HQ), Com G Acheswara Rao ACS, Com CH Ravi CWC Member, Com J S A Basha DS Krishna, Ch SubbaRao DP, K Ravi Kishore DS, EG, B Srinivasa Rao of East Godavari SSA and Com G Durga Prasad District treasurer WG SSA shared the dais. The meeting started with prayer. After completion of opening remarks by the president the house paid rich floral tributes to Late Com W. Seshagiri Rao Veteran Leader. Host branch President Com P Pandirinath delivered the welcome address.
Open session was started at 11:30 AM..Sri K S V Prasad GMTD WG SSA was chief guest of this Open session. Key note address was presented by District Secretary Com K Sambasiva Rao. The guests addressed the open session. GMT responded on the issues submitted in the key note address.
After completion of lunch, the delegate session was started at 14:30 PM . Com K Sambasiva Rao, Dist secretary and Com G Durga Prasad, Dist Treasurer submitted their reports and were adopted by the house after deliberations. Branch secretaries submitted their branch reports. Our beloved CS Com J Umamaheswara Rao and Com A Chandrasekhar explained the members about the latest CHQ Issues like 3rd PRC, E2-E3 standard pay scale, CPSU cadre hierarchy etc. The old body was dissolved and nominated Com A G R K Mohan Rao as Chairman and Com P Pandirinath as Vice Chairman to conduct the election for the new set of office bearers for the next term. The unanimously elected office bearers are
District President Com.K V A P Subbarao DE 9440688555
District Secretary Com.P Srinivasa Raju JTO 9490555444
District Treasurer Com.D Chandrasekhara Rao SDE 9490677888
CEC Member Com K RaghavaRao DE 9440104555
District President and District Secretary of newly elected body also addressed the gathering. As per the appeal made by CS Com J Umamaheswara rao, the members donated nearly Rs 30,000/- for clearing SSA quota dues to Circle. After closing remarks by the president the District conference concluded with vote of thanks by Com G D Jaykar at 06:30PM
SNEA AP Congrats and extend its best wishes to the newly elected WG District Office bearers
10-01-2018 As per call given by All the Unions and Associations of BSNL, Lunch Hour Demonstration was successfully organized at Circle office, Vijayawada and as well SSA head quarters on 08.01.2018, protesting against formation of separate Tower subsidiary company. Comrades of all Unions and Associations enmasse participated in this LHD enthusiastically and made it a grand success. At Circle office Vijayawada more than 200 comrades attended in this programme.
Com. J Umamaheswara Rao CS SNEA and all CSs of All Union and Associations addressed the huge gathering. SNEA AP conveys sincere thanks and gratitude to all the comrades who have taken active part in LHD at Circle Office and as well in other SSA Headquarters.
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09-01-2018 Increase in the existing rate of employer contribution towards Superannuation Pension Scheme in respect of DR employees of BSNL from 3% to 5% basic plus DA per month w.e.f 01.04.2017Letter
Tower Subsidiary Formation:
Countrywide Protest Demonstration on 08.01.2018
Govt going ahead with the formation of Tower subsidiary formation irrespective of the strong opposition from the employees. It was told that it will be subsidiary of BSNL but Govt appointed a Chairman Cum Managing Director for the new Tower Subsidiary company, making its intentions clear, day by day.
As an immediate response, all Unions and Associations will be holding demonstration throughout the country on 08.01.2018. The meeting of all the Unions and Assns are scheduled for 08.01.2018 for further steps.
As per the information received through RTI, the membership details of various Associations during Oct: 2017 are:
Attention of all DSs, Division/Branch Secretaries
All the non members and new Executives should be approached to enroll them as members and submit the form for salary deduction before 10th of every month. LICE JTOs, direct rect JTOs and all non members may be approached before 10th of January and get the forms filled up.
Change from one Assn to another Assn can be made from 15th December to 15th January, once in 6 months. All SSA/ Division/ Branch Secretaries to take special efforts in this regard and enhance the membership.
Membership details through RTI
SNEA AP extends best wishes for all comrades who retire today on superannuation, for a happy and peaceful retired life. Comrade you are starting a new journey and exceptional chapter of your life. May your days be filled with elation and triumph. We thank you for your dedication & congratulate you on your retirement.
24-12-2017 Today fourth batch JTO LICE posting orders for 110 JTOs have been issued .As per assurance given by SNEA AP all Spouse,Medical and Physical handicapped cases as per the request of JTO trainees have been considered.Remaining cases as per Merit and vacancies of SSAs have been considered .Continous pursuance of SNEA AP the request and Rule8 transfer orders in the cadre of JTOs also have been issued .We are very much thankful to the CGM,G.M (HR), AP Circle and his team for issuing posting orders in the cadre of JTOs by considering our request .
Congratulations to one and all who promoted as JTOs and Hearty Welcome
JTO Posting orders
JTO Request transfer orders
JTO Rule 8 orders
14.12.2017 The two days strike is a grand success throughout the AP Circle.
3rd PAY REVISION WITH 15% FITMENT
STRIKE ON 12 & 13 DECEMBER, 2017
Massive mobilization going on throughout the Circle. Very successful preparatory meetings were conducted by all Unions and Assns at SSA HQs and Main stations. Make door to door campaign for the success of the strike with 100% participation.
09-12-2017 Memorandum was submitted to the Hon. MP Sri Kesineni Srinivas(Nani) in respect of implementation of 3rd PRC in BSNL and opposing the formation of separate Tower subsidiary company.Our CS Com J Umamaheswara Rao and all other CSs ,DSs , Other COBs and active comrades of all Unions and Associations of BSNL participated in this programme. Comrades of All Unions and Associations of BSNL also submiited memorandum to Hon.MPs at Guntur, Krishna(Machilipatnam),Nellore and Kurnool(Nandyal).
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CEC MEETING AT SRIKAKULAM
Circle Executive Committee (CEC) meeting of SNEA, AP circle was held on 3rd December 2017 at Meena Krishna Plaza Mandapam, Srikakulam. The session was started at 9:30Hrs with the hoisting of SNEA Association flag by the Circle President Com A Viswanath in the presence of Com J. Umamaheswara Rao CS, SNEA,Com A Chandrasekhar AGS, Circle Office bearers, District Secretaries, CEC Members and mighty members of SNEA Srikakulam.Com P Madhu ACS welcomed guests and the members to the house. The meeting was conducted under president ship of Com A Viswanath Circle president. Com K Sebastin GS SNEA AP was distinguished guest on this occasion. Com J Umamaheswara Rao CS, Com A Chandrasekhar AGS, Com Ch Venkata Rao CVP, Com S.S.T.Sai, Circle Treasurer and Com V. Ravikumar Reddy ACS (HQ) shared the dais. Srikakulam District secretary Com P Rajsekhar delivered the welcome address. After completion of opening remarks by the president the house paid observed two minutes silence in memory of departed comrades. Com J. Umamaheswara Rao CS submitted briefed the various activities of our organization at CHQ level and Circle Level for the period from the last Circle Conference held at Ananthapuram to till date i.e 22.01.2017 to 02.12.2017. The Circle secretary report was adopted by the house after detail deliberations.
Com J UmaMaheswararao CS submitted the following issues to GS Sabastin for covering in his address. 1.CPSU cadre hierarchy 2. Cancellation of transfer orders of Com O Reddyappa on immunity grounds 3. Soft tenure transfers of, Nagaraja rao and Tirumularao. 4. Opposing consolidation of SSAs SKL/VZM and ONG/GTR 4.Posting of the GM at STR AP region. 5. Other organizational Matters. Com Sebstin General secretary SNEA addressed the gathering, in his address explained the issues SAB 30%,EPF Higher pension, 3rd PRC, E2 E3 standard pay scales and CPSU cadre hierarchy and the issues raised by the CS. Large numbers of queries were raised by the members during Interactive Session. GS clarified all queries without any ambiguity. GS also spoke to media regarding BSNL developments and Anti policies of Government on BSNL.
After completion of delicious lunch, the afternoon session was started at 14:30 PM. Circle Treasurer Com S.S.T. Sai submitted the financial report. SSAs whose quota was due were requested to pay at the earliest. After the deliberation the report adopted by the house. J S A Basha DS Krishna and K Prabhakar CEC Member VJCTD were nominated as Auditors. After detailed deliberations the following resolutions were passed which are to be submitted at CWC Bhubaneswar.
1. More attractive and competitive plans are required for LandLine and Broad band
2. Posting of GM at STR and STP Andhra region
3. Merging STR and STP
4 Opposing consolidation/merging of SSAs Srikakulam in Vizianagaram and Ongole in Guntur
Com Muralidhar Naidu and Com Dileep Kumar of Tirupathi raised the problems regarding maintenance of SNEA Bhavan at Tirupathi which is in the residential apartment. After detailed deliberation on this issue the CEC appealed to study the proposal for purchasing a individual house by disposing the existing plot and New SNEA Bhavan at Vijayawada. Meanwhile all activities are suspended at SNEA Bhavan Tirupati. Com B Bhasakararao, CWC member requested settlement of Welfare cases of Kurnool SSA.
Com Chandrasekhar AGS addressed the gathering on issues related to Civil/Electrical and Architecture. District secretaries submitted their District reports. Srikalum comrades felicitated the chief Guests. After closing remarks by the president the CEC concluded with the proposal of vote of thanks by com. V Ravi Kumar Reddy at 08:30PM.
SNEA AP appreciated the efforts of SNEA Comrades of Srikakulam for making the excellent arrangements for smooth conduction of CEC and their unforgettable hospitality. All the comrades who attended the CEC congratulated the Srikakulam Team for their exemplary work beyond the expectations.
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06-12-2017 As per CHQ call All Associations and Unions of BSNL submitted the Memorandums to honourable MPs regarding implementation of 3rd PRC and opposing formation of Tower subsidiary company.Remaining SSAs(CTR,NLR,GTR,KRI and WG) are requested to submit the Memorandum to honourable MPs at the earliest.
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SNEA AP extends best wishes for all comrades who retired on 30-11-2017 on superannuation, for a happy and peaceful retired life. Comrade you are starting a new journey and exceptional chapter of your life. May your days be filled with elation and triumph. We thank you for your dedication & congratulate you on your retirement.