Tribune News Service
Ludhiana, November 29
The members of assorted unions and associations of the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), at this time declared to go on indefinite strike in assist of their numerous lengthy pending calls for. All the executives and non executives of the BSNL would participate within the strike. The BSNL employees would launch the strike on December 3 and it could proceed until their calls for are met.
An announcement on this regard was made throughout a gathering of assorted unions and associations of the BSNL employees right here at this time.
The essential calls for of the BSNL employees embody implementation of third Pay Revision, allotment of 4G Spectrum to BSNL, revision of pension to BSNL retirees, cost of pension contribution by BSNL employees, settlement of not noted points, and so on.
Addressing a gathering of the employees right here at this time, the BSNL Employees Union (BSNLEU) District Secretary Comrade Avtar Singh Jhandy mentioned the federal government had paid no heed in the direction of numerous lengthy pending calls for of the BSNL employees regardless of repeated reminders. “The BSNL employees organised several protests in support of their demands in the past. Every time, we were assured that our demands were being looked into and they would be fulfilled soon, but the fact is that nothing concrete has been done in this regard so far,” mentioned Jhande.
He added that even sequence of protests and strikes held by BSNL employees throughout the previous failed to transfer the federal government. The BSNL employees mentioned they might sharpen their battle additional sooner or later in case their calls for weren’t met.