On his retirment on superannuation, Com.Nalawade, All India Vice-President  and Circle Secretary of BSNLEU Maharashtra Circle, was given a grand reception at Pune. Com. Ajit Abhyankar, CITU President Pune presided. Com.Nalawade and other leaders on the dais were honoured with bouquets and presents. 

Coms. V.A.N.Namboodiri, Founder President, BSNLEU, P.Abhimanyu, General Secretary BSNLEU, Animesh Mitra, Secretary General, BSNLCCWF, Shri D.C.Dwivedi, PGM and other leaders addressed and congratulated Com.Nalawade for his dedicated service and leadership.

Com.Nalawade replied and thanked for the reception and assured that he will continue his activities for the benefit of the workers.

More than 2000 participated in the meeting which showed the popularity of Com.Nalawade.