FORUM OF BSNL UNIONS/ASSOCIATIONS
Organise Lunch Hour Protest Demonstration on 28 February 2014 against proposal of Merger of BSNL & DOT and Formation of Companies bifurcating BSNL
The Meeting of the Forum of BSNL Unions / Associations held today, 27th February 2014, presided by Com. Suresh Kumar, GS, BSNL has decided to organise Lunch Hour Demonstrations at C.O/Circle/SSA level offices protesting against the proposal of the Government for merger of BSNL and MTNL without solving serious issues like Disinvestment, Pension, Payscales and other HR issues as also on the formation of companies out of BSNL, like tower, land assets etc. The Forum had already given a detailed letter on these issues to the Prime Minister with copy to the Ministers of the EGoM, Secretary DOT and others concerned , but so far no response has been received.
This decision for immediate action is taken in view of the reports that the meeting of the Cabinet scheduled for tomorrow, 28th February, may discuss and take certain decisions. The decision of the Forum is being intimated to the Prime Minister, Cabinet Secretary, Communications Minister and others today itself. A meeting of the Forum will again be held at 04.00 PM on 3rd March, Monday, at BSNLMS Office.
Organise the Lunch Hour Demonstration effectively and in all places.
V.A.N.Namboodiri New Delhi
Convener, Forum 27-02-2014