06 December, 2013:Meeting with GM(Admn and Restructuring)
Today, Com.V.A.N.Namboodiri, President, BSNLEU and BSNLCCWF met Smt. Madhu Arora, GM (Admn and Restructuring), C.O. and discussed the issues of contract workers as also on the Revival of BSNL. Com.Namboodiri pointed out the non-implementation of the social security measures, non-payment of minimum wages etc. to the contract workers in most of the places and demanded that these should be got implemented strictly....................
26 November, 2013: Notification for Central Executive Committee meeting of BSNL Casual & Contract Workers’ Federation will be held on 18/01/2014 and 19/01/2014.<<view letter>>
26 November, 2013:
A historic rally of the BSNL Regular and Non-Regular Workers in
14 November, 2013:Meeting with Sr. GM (Admn) on Casual/Contract workers issues.
Today, 14th November 2013, Com. V.A.N.Namboodiri, President BSNLEU and BSNLCWF met Shri A.K.Sanghi, Sr. GM(Admn) and discussed about the various issues of the casual and contract workers. He pointed out the non-payment of Minimum Wages and non-implementation of EPF and ESI in many places. He also gave detailed letters in the matter.......
24 Oct. 2013:The Ministry of Labour & Employment, O/o Chief Labour Commissioner vide No.1/11(2)/2013-LS-II dated 19.09.2013 has revised the wages of industrial workers including in Wireless, Radio, Telephone, Television, Telegraph etc. etc.<<view order>>
21 Oct. 2013:Discussion with Director (HR) BSNL on Casual/Contract Labour issues by BSNLEU/United Forum on 18th October 2013.<<view letter>>
Book on Casual and Contract Workers
The BSNL CCWF, Central Head Quarters have published a book on the issues of Casual/Contract workers, the existing rules and regulations on minimum wage, social security measures, the procedures etc. etc. It is compiled by Com. V.A.N.Namboodiri, President of the union. It is priced Rs. 25/- Members can purchase the same from the CHQ. It is proposed to publish a Hindi translation also.
We are yet to start our journal. We propose to start a triennial first to inform the workers about the organisation, its activities as also to publish various orders on the issues of the Casual and Contract and unorganised workers.
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.
03 December, 2013: BSNL CCWF letter to Sr.GM (Admn.), BSNL on Non-Payment of Minimum Wage and Non-implementation of EPF & ESI – case of Hissar SSA, Haryana Circle.<<view letter>>
26 November, 2013: BSNL CCWF letter to CMD BSNL on inhuman exploitation and denial of minimum wages and social security measures to the thousands of Casual and Contract employees engaged by BSNL direct or through contractors.<<view letter>>
26 November, 2013: BSNL CCWF letter to Hon'ble President of India on Petition to the Hon’ble President of India on the inhuman exploitation of the Casual/Contract labour engaged in BSNL, the telecom PSU – Appeal for intervention.<<view letter>>
26 November, 2013: BSNL CCWF letter to Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Labour on grievances of Casual and Contract Workers of DoT/BSNL.<<view letter>>
26 November, 2013: BSNL CCWF letter to Sr.GM (Admn.), BSNL on Contract workers on strike in Shimoga SSA for implementation of minimum wage, social security measures etc.<<view letter>>
26 November, 2013: BSNL CCWF letter to Shri Sis Ram Ola, Ministry of Labour and Employment on problems of casual/contract workers engaged in BSNL.<<view letter>>