The CEC Meeting of the AIBDPA started at Coimbatore today, 29th July 2014. The Open Session was held at Com. Puthiyavan Hall (Jeeva Jyothi Ashramam) named after the late leader Com.Puthiyavan, who passed away recently at Coimbatore.
Com. A.K.Bhattacharjee, All India President, presided. Com.C.K.Narasimhan, Circle Secretary,Tamil Nadu, welcomed all the delegates and invitees. The house stood in silence for one minute paying homage to the martyrs and who passed away recently.
The President in his address called upon the Pensioners to organise the union to making it capable of achieving the demand of the workers.
Com.R.Muthusundaram, General Secretary, AISGEF, inaugurated the open session. He spoke in detail about the anti-worker policies of both UPA and NDA. He strongly opposed the New Pension Scheme
and demanded its withdrawal. Com.V.A.N.Namboodiri, Advisor, AIBDPA and President BSNLEU, Com.Krishna Moorthy (CITU), Com. S.Chellappa, Circle Secretary, BSNLEU, T.Nadu Circle, Com.K.Govindarajan, C/Secy, Chennai, A.Sundaram (Convener, pensioners Assn, Com.K.G.Jayaraj, GS, AIBDPA addressed.Com. L.Umapathy, Convener, Reception Committee proposed vote of thanks.
The open session was attended by hundreds of comrades, despite the fact that today was a holiday. The big hall was packed to capacity.
The CEC will continue tomorrow.