3rd Circle Conference of AIRBSNLEWA UP Circle held at Lucknow on 3rd Nov-2022
updated on 05 November, 2022
The 3rd Circle Conference of AIRBSNLEWA UP Circle held on 3rd Nov-2022 at Hotel Babian-Inn in a grand manner.
At 10.15AM, Comrade Prahlad Rai GS AIRBSNLEWA, Comrade S M Abbas Circle President, Comrade Pallab Bose Circle Secretary, Comrade Sitanshu Sarkar CS WB Circle in the presence of all the delegates of UP East Circle hoisted the Association flag by thundering the slogans
eg AIRBSNLEWA Unity Zindabad, AIRBSNLEWA UP EAST Circle Conference Zindabad, BSNL pensioners Unity Zindabad etc.
After the flag hoisting all the delegates assembled in the Conference Hall of Hotel Babian- Inn, Lucknow. Comrade S M Abbas while welcoming the Comrade GS, CS WB Circle and all the delegates declared 3rd Circle Conference open for discussions.
Com S M Abbas in his welcome address requested all delegates to cooperate with the dias in completing agendas and meaningful discussions on important issues like Pension revision of BSNL pensioners and smooth medical facilities etc.
Two minutes silence was observed in memory of departed Comrades during the Corona pandemic and recent Morabi tragedy.
Late Comrade Amit Gupta Ji Dy GS, Late Comrade C.S.Verma FS and Comrade A.K.Sarkar ACS of UP (East) Circle Services were remembered.
Comrade Prahlad Rai GS AIRBSNLEWA and Comrade Sitanshu Sarkar CS WB Circle were welcomed with garlands in the delegates session. Comrade S S Shukla, DS Faizabad District , Comrade L B Tripathi, DS Varanashi, Com. Nasir Ali DS Hardoi, Com. S C Yadav, DS Lucknow, Comrade B R Singh, DS Mau and Comrade S N Singh , DS Raibareli placed their reports covering membership, PHQ quota, CHQ quota etc.
All the Circle Office bearers ACSs and Organising Secretaries also placed their reports. Comrade Pallab Bose Circle Secretary summed up the reports and clarified all queries raised.
Com Pallab Bose Circle Secretary placed Circle Secretary report covering mainly Organizational matters at District, Circle and CHQ level, and status of various issues of pensioners -Pension revision of BSNL pensioners and BSNL MRS and CGHS facilities.
He also apprised the status of various Court cases, Migration of pensioners from CPPCs to SAMPANN,Submission of LC/DLC, CCA laminated ID Cards, meeting with CGMT, CCA and Additional Director CGHS etc.
PHQ office bearers meeting, GB meetings, Holi Milan, New Year celebration, etc were organized in Hotels and most of them got sponsored.
He also talked about Maintaining Circle website efficiently. After some discussions the Circle Secretary report was approved by the house.
Comrade R.N.Singh FS placed Finance Secretary Report (Accounts position) and after some discussions the account was adopted by the house.
Before lunch the Open Session started wherein Comrade SM Abbas welcomed all the dignitaries on dias and off the dias. Hon’ble Chief Guest Shri Anil Kr Vaish GM (HR) who represented CGMT UP EAST Circle was welcomed and felicitated.
Shri Sangeet Kumar, CCA UP Circle Lucknow, Shri Satish Joshi Regional Head and associate Vice President of ICICI Direct as Guest of Honour were also welcomed and felicitated. Comrade Prahlad Rai GS AIRBSNLEWA, Comrade Sitanshu Sarkar, CS WB Circle as special Guest were welcomed and felicitated by garlanding and Mementos. All the members present in the conference were also given Mementos.
All members present in Conference heard the deliberations of our beloved GS.Sri Prahlad Rai Ji on status of pension revision and pending medical bills as a lot of progress has already been made but still much is to be done. Members appreciated Hon. GS’s sincere efforts.
As elaborated by GS that de-linking order is already in pipeline & minutes will be issued very soon as Minister Com. has personally assured to look in pension revision in very near future. GS also apprised the house in detail regarding present status of rule 206 cases, pending court cases filed by our Associations in Delhi.
CS West Bengal Sh Sitanshu Sarkarkar appreciated our marvelous Circle Conference organised in a great manner. He appraised the house regarding our Association history and contributions of Late Sh Amit Gupta Dy GS & Sh Prahalad Rai GS towards our Associations and BSNL Pensioners.
Com Sarkar also invited members of UP East circle to attend our next AIC schedule to be held at Kolkata.
Com Pallab Bose Circle Secy. UP (East) told the house that only AIRBSNLEWA is serious for welfare of BSNL Pensioners. He reminded that when we raised the 60:40 issue, revised cabinet note, at that time not a single union/Associations was ready to join with us except Com Prahalad Rai then GS of working association AIRBSNLEA.
Com Bose told the house that he met with CGM UPE several times and lastly he requested to Hon’ble CGM Sh Rajiv Jouhary ji to set up a vigilance enquiry against the officers who are responsible for long pending medical bills of UP(E) BSNL pensioners. He also requested the GS to raise the issue at Corporate office regarding long pending medical bills of UP East Circle.
CCA Shri Sangeet Kumar ji congratulated Circle Secretary AIRBSNLEWA for his contribution towards pensioners and wished him well for the success of the conference. He informed the house in detail about the work being done related to pensioners. Specially regarding migration of pension from CPPCs to SAMPANN, Pensioners ID card, life certificate. They will start distributing the ID cards of the pensioners from the first week of December 2022.
Life certificate would now need to be submitted to the respective CCA office. The issue of life certificate has been done in the CCA office. And for those who are unwell, the CCA office will arrange to collect their Life Certificate from concerned pensioners’ house on their request.
After migration, pensioners would need to submit their savings and investment declaration to respective CCA office for the purpose of Income Tax deduction.
Mr. Anil Kumar Vaish ji attended our circle conference at Hotel Babian-In Lucknow in the absence of CGM UP (E). He appreciated the concern of Circle Secretary AIRBSNLEWA for the long pending medical bills of the pensioners. In this context, he told all the members present in the conference that many people in the entire circle have been paid recently, and vigorous work is being done to pay the rest. The General Manager (HR) UP (East) Circle has also informed that UP (East) Circle has made three crore more demands from the Corporate Office for further payment.
Approx 200 executive members of our Association participated in the 3rd Circle Conference of AIRBSNLEWA UP(E) at Hotel Babian- Inn Lucknow.
Election Chairman Sh R.S.Pandey TDM (retd) announced the unanimously newly elected Circle body of of AIRBSNLEWA UP(East) Circle.
Com S.M.Abbas, Com Pallab Bose & Com R.N.Singh unanmiously elected as Circle President, Circle Secretary & Circle Finance Secretary of AIRBSNLEWA UP(East)Circle for next term.
Conference ended with Vote of thanks of Circle President Sh S.M.Abbas and National Anthem.
Regards, Pallab Bose Circle Secretary
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