21.04.2015]Views of the strike from various circles.<
[21.04.2015]Reporting on the successful strike by circle and district secretaries.
Since morning CHQ is receiving a flood of messages about the success of strike in various circles and districts. Our circle and district secretaries are really enthusiastic about the unprecedented success of the strike. CHQ wishes to share this information with everyone. We are re-producing the texts received from various comrades.<
[21.04.2015]History created in the BSNL Corporate Office.
Normally, strikes do not take place in the BSNL Corporate Office. To break this deadlock, all the General Secretaries went to the Corporate Office today morning and appealed to the employees to join the strike. Management brought the police in large numbers and attempted to provoke the leaders. However, more than 80% of the employees responded to the appeal of the leaders and joined the strike. This is the first time that a successful strike is organized in BSNL Corporate Office. A lunch hour meeting was organised in the Corporate Office. The gathering, was addressed by Com. P. Abhimanyu, GS, BSNLEU, com. Chandeswar Singh, GS, NFTE and President, Forum, com. G.L. Jogi, President, SNEA, com. Prahlad Rai, GS, AIBSNLEA, com. R.C. Pandey, GS, BTEU, com. Rakesh Sethi, GS, AIBSNLOA, com. A.A. Khan, CS, SNEA and com. Subendru, AIGETOA. Earlier in the day, com. V.A.N. Namboodiri, Convener, Forum and com. Swapan Chakraborty, Dy.GS, BSNLEU, addressed the gathering in front of the Corporate Office.<
[21.04.2015]Forum salutes the employees. Vows to launch indefinite strike as the next step.
A meeting of all the General Secretaries of the Forum is held in the BSNL Corporate Office at 1330 hrs today. Com. Chandeswar Singh, President, Forum, presided over the meeting. The meeting took stock of the ongoing two day strike. The report received by all the General Secretaries is that the employees have overwhelmingly responded to the strike call and that the strike is total in all the circles. The meeting saluted the employees for the grand success of the strike. All the General Secretaries opined that the Forum should give call for indefinite strike, as the next step, if the government does not accept the demands of the Forum to revive BSNL. It was decided to take a decision on this immediately after the strike.
[21.04.2015]Strike is a total success in all the circles.
CHQ is pleased to inform that the 2 day strike is a total success in all the circles. Offices are closed down in most of the circles. The Non - Executives and Executives have massively responded to the strike call. Most of the circles have reported that 100%employees have joined the strike. We can say that the strike is an unprecedented success. CHQ heartily congratulates all the employees as well as the Unions and Associations for the success of this historic strike.