02 February, 2016:Views of the massive demonstration held at UP (East) circles on 29th January.<<click here>>


01 February, 2016:Views of the massive demonstration held at various circles on 29th January.<<click here>>



30 January, 2016:Memorandum Submitted to CGM’s – BSNLCCWF have got a good response from Casual & Contract Labourers - 29th January demonstration Programme gave a good start in TU Movement in BSNL.

We convey red salute to all of you who have made the 29th January, 2016 programme (Submission of Memorandum to all CGM’s) a grand success. Based on the report from circle unions it is very clear that the entire Casual & Contract Workers in BSNL have extended its full support to the programme. BSNLCCWF had taken the decision to observe the day as a programme, ‘submission of memorandum’ to all CGM’s on Casual & Contract workers issue. It is reported that most of the circles have submitted the Memorandum to the GM’s all CGM’s after mobilising a good number of Casual & Contract Labours. BSNL Employees union has extended full support to make the programme a grand success. CHQ has got the report from various circles like, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Odissa, UP (East), Kolkata, NE-II, Chennai, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tripura and West Bengal which is enthusiastic to all of as. We will publish the circle wise report with photo in future. It is a request from CHQ for those circles who have not organise programme. please organise the programme in another day and submit the memorandum to the CGMs. Circle Secretaries are requested to sent a copy of the memorandum to headquarter  so that we can understand the problems which you are facing at the local level.



BSNL Casual & Contract Workers Federation


On the path of action.



Submission of Memorandum

to all CGMs


on 29TH JANUARY, 2016




  • Improvement of the Infrastructure and Procurement of sufficient equipments for development, expansion and viability of BSNL.

  • Regularisation of Casual & Contract Workers.

  • Minimum wages of Rs.18,000/-

  • Implementation of orders issued from corporate office on Labour.

  • Equal pay for equal work.

  • TSM Status for the Workers engaged in the Department.

  • Conversion of part time workers to full time.

  • Social Securities, like EPF, ESI, Pension, Gratuity bonus etc.

  • Leave, paid weekly off and paid holidays.

  • Reinstatement of all retrenched workers. etc. etc.

Organise, campaign and submit Memorandum

with massive demonstration along with your local demands.







28 January, 2016:Meeting with Shri A.M. Gupta, GM (Restg.), BSNL.

Com. V.A.N. Namboodiri, President, BSNLCCWF, met Shri A.M. Gupta, GM (Restg.), today, the 28.01.2016, and discussed in detail about non-implementation of minimum wage, EPF, ESI etc. in UP (East) circle despite earlier assurances. Agitation is continuing by workers. Immediate action is required, Com. Namboodiri told the GM (Restg.). He assured that necessary action will be taken.


28 January, 2016:Dear comrade, thanks for the maximum efforts you have taken to make 29th January programme a grand success. BSNLEU has also extended its full support to the programme. Yesterday, Com. P. Abhimanyu, GS, BSNLEU has sent a message to all Circle & District secretaries to organise the programme successfully. You can prepare the memorandum locally based on the demands already we have highlighted in our website. You can also include the local demands. Hope, this programme will give a good start for the casual contract labours movement in 2016.

Animesh Mitra

Secretary General,



22 January, 2016:Non-Permanent Workers has started agitation programme in Karnataka Circle.

As was decided in the circle meeting of BSNL Non-Permanent Workers Union, Karnataka circle, held on 29.12.2015, the Casual Contract Workers have started agitational programme in Karnataka circle, w.e.f. 20th January, 2016. Demonstration programme was organised throughout the state by the casual contract workers. On the day, they met the MPs in the state and submitted the memorandum on casual contract labour issues. Now they are making full preparation for the next programme “CGM Office Challo” to be held in the month of March. The agitational programme has created good inspiration among the casual contract workers in Karnataka circle.



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BSNLCCWF is taking up the issues of the casual and contract workers with the government, Chief Labour Commissioner, Communications Minister, DOT as also CMD BSNL and other officers of BSNL. These correspondences will be posted here.


22 January, 2016:CHQ writes to GM (Restg.) on issues of contract workers in Kerala, UP (East), Assam and Jharkhand circles.<<view letter>>


20 January, 2016:BSNLCCWF on the path of action - Submission of Memorandum to all CGMs on 29.01.2016. <<view poster>>


18 January, 2016:BSNLCCWF Circular No.03 dated 18.01.2016.<<click here>>


14 January, 2016:Corporate Office letter on information in respect of Casual labourers who had been conferred temporary status on or before 30.09.2000 and who have been appointed subsequently as TM in BSNL.<<click here>>




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