BSNL to launch 4G services in 14 telecom circles.

iIntra-circle roaming deals with private operators by BSNL.

  Press report Six telecom companies cheated government crore: CAG of Rs 12,400



    E-Mail Address of K. S. Kulkarni Secretary CHQ is   w kr5902@gmail.com9423084100  1  2  New Code of Discipline 2013  7  1  1







        Dharna Aurangabad 18/10/2016 

      Consolidation of SSA into Business Area:Regarding administrative implementation.    


       JAO Induction training     

       Minutes of 4th CCM  held 16/04/2016


     Grant of Productivity Linked (PLI) to BSNL employees for the year 2014-15.   

         Introduction of  ‘Freedom Plan’  as promotional offer under prepaid mobile services.

         BSNL Bonanza on Diwali (Mobile).


       It is decided to hold Circle Conference of Maharashtra Circle at Akola on 18th and 19th November 2016 and Circle Executive committee meeting on 16.00 Hrs. of 17th November 2016 at Akola.    


     BSNL Unveils Double Data Offer for Prepaid Customers



        Immediate submission of form 11 and KYC documents by EPF members for UAN2 based EPF transactions.


         Circular of Govt. Of India regarding advances based on recommendations 7th Pay Commission.  1)General advances    2)Computer Advance. 


        C.O. letter regarding Deployment J.E.(TTA) in the Non recruiting Unit. Ltr.No.250-10/2016-Estt-III Dtd.07-10-2016

        Promotional Offer on the Occasion of Diwali, under prepaid mobile services. Ltr.No.26-07/2015-T&C-CM 07.10.2016


       Grant of Productivity linked incentive (PLI) to BSNL employees for the year 2014-2015 Ltr. 1-5/2012-Restg. Date 7/10/2016. Circle congratulates all members, officials and well wishers of BSNL for the achievement.  

     BSNL’s order on IDA at revised rate W.E.F.01-10-2016 ltr.No.14-1/2012 – PAT (BSNL)  Dated  10-2016

       Implementation of provision of minimum wage to contract labours by cheque/online.  ltr.No.2-1/2016 – WS&I/( i ) Dated 07/10/2016.

      Implementation of provision of EPF/ESI  for Contract labours. Ltr. No. 2-1/2015 – WS&I/(ii ) Dated 07/10/2016.  


       DPE order on IDA w.e.f. 01-10-2016 (120.3%)  

         CHQ Leaders met with GM(Rectt. & Trg.) and discussed regarding declaration of result of LICE JTO for 24 candidates of A.P. Circle. GM reported that, their result has already been approved.

      Meeting with Dir(HR): CHQ Leaders met with Dir (HR) today, and requested, her intervention with regard to wrong questions in LICE of JTO & JAO. Dir (HR) assured early settlement of the issue, so that candidate may get chance to appear in the next Exam.

         Meeting with G.M.(Estt):  CHQ Leaders discussed with GM(Estt.) regarding non holding of HPC by several Circles in respect of Compassionate ground appointment. G.M.(Estt.) reported that, D.O. letter has already been sent to all Circles to hold HPC immediately . Further NFTE leaders pointed out Discrepancies between Promotion Policy of Executives and Non Executives with respect of E.O.L. The G.M. assured that, it will be looked into and if any discriminations found, it will be removed on top priority.    


    It is reported that PLI (Bonus) has been cleared by Management Committee and now it is under consideration of  Remuneration Committee, after approval of the committee, it will be sent to  BSNL Board for approval.

          Proposal consolidation of SSAs into Business Area: Regarding administrative implementation   


          Induction Training for JAO to Departmental qualified candidate .ltr.No.4-1/2010-Trg.Pt. Dtd.04-10-2016

      C.O. BSNL Letter regarding Rs. 200/- Free Sim ltr.No.2-22/2012-PHA(Pt.)  04.10.2016

      G.P.F. Funds for all the Circles have been released on 3rd Oct.2016 as it reported by G.M.(FB)


       It is learnt that, the fund has been credited by corporate office for the payment of GPF advance. 

          GPF Rate 



Greetings for BSNL DAY



   CMD's Message (BSNL DAY) 



     Clarification regarding reimbursement of Patanjali Products under BSNLMRS 

     Clarification for inclusion of Divorced daughter in BSNLMRS card   

    Direct Recruitment Superannuation Benefit DOT's Order 


Com.K.S.Kulkarni Secretary CHQ and Com.Rajmouli met G.M.(Estt) and discussed the Compassionate appointment case of Shadol (MP). GM(Estt.) assured to look into the matter.

 Com.K.S.Kulkarni Secretary CHQ and Com.Rajmouli met G.M.(Rectt) and DGM(Rectt) and discussed regarding the results of JTO’s case of A.P.Circle. Who informed that, matter is under process.

 Corporate office issued instructions to CGM NATFM regarding conducting of induction training on priority basis in respect of candidate qualified in JAO 40% quota held in July 2016 vide ltr. No.4-22/2013-SEA dt.23-09-2016.

  Reduction in Pay- Protection regarding TF-9/2(E) Dtd.26/09/2016


BSNL, should connect 1 lakh Gram Panchayats with broadband connectivity at the earliest---Shri.Manoj Sinha, Telecom Minister.

Information called by C.O. regarding Departmental JAOs-2013 Batch. Ltr.No.4-1/2007-SEA/1 Dtd.27-09-2016. 



Request to review JAO results by granting grace marks. Ltr.No. TF-14/2(c)Dated:-26-09-2016.

 Holding LICE for the cadre of Telecom Technician (Telecom Mechanics). Ltr.No. TF-14/2(d)


 Corporate office’s Recruitment Branch letter to all Circle Heads regarding Direct Recruitment of JTO (Telecom) for the year 2015-16 from the open market through GATE-2017. Ltr.12-2/2016-Rectt. Dt.23-09-2016

24-09-2016 :

Meeting with GM(SR): Com.K.S.Kulkarni Secretary (CHQ) and Com.Rajmouli met GM(SR) on 23/09/2016 at 11.00Hrs. and discussed the transfer issue of Khammam and Warangal SSA’s in Telengana Circle. He assured to look in to the matter.

 Training to qualified JAO Candidate: It is reported that, Corporate office has given instructions to NATFM and other training centers to go ahead with JAO Induction training programme immediately.


 Implementation of BSNL’s Employees Transfer Policy in Circles. Ltr. No.6-1/2007-Restg(Pt) Dt.23-09-2016.

 Post audit of pay fixation –procedure regarding. Ltr. No.:1-09/2016-PAT (BSNL) Dt. 23-09-2016

22-09-2016 : 

BSNL plans free voice, cheaper package than Jio. Click Here

 All Circle and District Secretaries are requested to observe “CALL ATTENTION DAY” on 18th October 2016, by holding lunch hour demonstration for settlement of our long pending issues. PLI for 2015-16, stagnation of RM and other cadres, setting up 3rd wage negotiation committee etc.


Cabinet approves USOF support to BSNL for Rural Wire-line connections installed prior to 1.4.2002. Approved the proposal to extend subsidy support of Rs. 1,250 crore to Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) from Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF). 

 Notice for agitational Programme for settlement for long pending issues. -38/4 Dtd.20/09/2016

18/10/2016  Lunch Hour Demonstration at SSA and Circle Level.

24/10/2016  Day long Dharna at SSA/Circle/CHQ Level.


Message from CHQ:

CHQ is receiving thank giving calls from nook and corner of country, for succeeding to get PLI (Bonus) for 2014-15. We are very much thankful, to comrades for extending co operation.

 NFTE BSNL has fulfilled commitment given to the workers before 7th membership verification.

1)HRA on 78.2 % IDA. 2)                Benefit of 78.2% IDA to pensioners. 3) PLI (BONUS) for the year 2014-15.

 4)Pension issue: – removal of 60/40 ratio and secured the pension. For the rest commitment NFTE BSNL is trying hard to achieve. We will launch, an agitational programme any time in the month of October 2016, for which all are requested to be prepared and co-ordidanate with alliance partners. The CHQ is thankful to all the Comrades who have supported the struggles in past, which enable CHQ to achieve the demands



PLI Issue (BONUS ):- Staff side members for PLI committee( Com.C.Singh G.S. NFTE and Com. P. Abhimanu GS BSNLEU Along with Com.K.S.Kulkarni Secretary CHQ , Com. S. Chakraborty Dy. GS BSNLEU) met the CMD BSNL and requested to ensure payment of PLI (BONUS) for 2014-2015 before PUJA festival. CMD BSNL informed Committee Members, that he has already approved Rs.3000/- for payment of PLI ( BONUS) for the year 2014-15.

 GPF Payment:- Staff side requested CMD BSNL for release of GPF funds for payment of out standing claims since Aug.2016. He assured to Staff side that, GPF funds will be release well before Pooja festival.

 MEDICAL Committee:- Staff side requested CMD BSNL to convene meeting of Medical Committee (BSNL MRS) at an earliest. CMD BSNL assured to convene the meeting at an earliest as possible.


 Allocation of *444* short code for USSD based activation of GSM Prepaid voucher.


 Congratulations winners of Bharat Sanchar Seva Padak for the year 2015.

 Best maintained system award for the year 2015 - Coimbatore, Salem & Tirunelveli. Congratulations.

  Best Customer Service Centre Award – Civil Line Akola (Akola SSA In Maharashtra) Congratulations. 


4th CCM agenda item No. 5 regarding Provision of Broadband , Printer & Computer to recognized Union Offices in entire Circle. 


16-09-2016 :

 BSNL became the fifth largest mobile operator, beats all major private operator s in monthly growth rate and in net addition of new customers in June 2016 – TRAI. BSNL added more than 13.3 lakh new mobile Customers, which has increased its market share from 8.54% to 8.65%.

 Reports has been called from Circles regarding TSM regularized on or after 01/10/2000 and absorbed in BSNL w.e.f. 01-10-2000 BSNL New Delhi Ltr.No. 22-23/2012-TE Dtd.16-09-2016.

  Corporate Office’s letter to all Circle Heads asking for status of officiating JTOs. 5-1/GEN/LICEJTO(T)/2016/Estt-IV dtd.15/09/2016.


As per CHQ Directive Demonstration and Dharana program for settlement of long pending issues at District and Circle level on 16 and 23 September 2016, as decided in NEC held on 13 and 14 July 2016 is deferred and new dates will be intimated in due course.

Modifying the Liability of BSNL towards the payment of pensionary benefits to the retired employees. BSNL



              12 September 2016   

         Regarding out Status of Out Sourcing of Broad Band     

          Guidelines regarding recovery of excess/Wrongful payment made to BSNL Employees. 

              9 September 2016 

    Change of date of holiday on account of Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)    

       LIST OF HOSPITALS IN MUMBAI AREA     Renewal of empanelment of hospital in Mumbai Area  1    2

        Clarification - BSNL Transfer Policy.   

       Provision of Incentive to BSNL staff for bringing new Landline/Broadband connection.    

             8 September 2016      

     Regarding Review of marks in JAO Departmental Exam (40 )-LICE for promotion to the grade of JAO under 40 quota conducted on 17/7/2016. 

       Orders issued for Consolidation of SSAs into Business Areas in r/o the following Circles:  1) A.P.     2)Assam     3)Chhatisgarh    4) Telangana

          7 September 2016             

   Extension of Gratuity to listed Casual Labours  letter form BSNL C.O. New Delhi.

        Com. R.N.Ayare Circle  Secretary and Com. K.S.Kulkarni Secretary HQR met GM (HR & Admn) Maharashtra Circle today discussed the staff issue including PO case of Shri.Nale and Bhujbal, announcement of   LICE JAO result of Maharahstra Circle, Irregular Salary Payment of TSM, Refund of recovery case of civil wing and Non drawl of increment of CGA appointee Sr.TOA(G). GM has assured to look into the issue and will be sorted out at an earliest.

        Maharashtra Circle has received GPF funds today.

        Com. R.N.Ayare Circle  Secretary and Com. K.S.Kulkarni Secretary HQR visited DOT cell to discuss the family pension case of Smt.Gajpure of Chandrapur.    

           6 September 2016

       CMD BSNL’s message to the employees, in the back ground of  entry of Reliance Jio   

Introduction of new BB plan ‘BBG Combo ULD 1199’ with ‘Flat 2 Mbps Speed and 24 Hrs. unlimited free calls (local + STD) to any network in India’ in all the circles.

            5 September 2016  

          PLI Committee meeting : Staff side has not agreed to linking PLI to the increase in revenue alone and wanted other parameters like increase in Mobile connections, BB, etc. Also, no unanimity could be reached on the quantum of PLI for this year.   

            BSNL has made the achievement of providing 20 lakh mobile connections in the month of August, 2016.   anex

         3 September 2016    

     Telecom September 2016 Editorial Pension Secured and Safe      

           2 September 2016 


धन्यवाद आणि आभार, केंद्र सरकारच्या कामगार व सार्वजनिक कंपन्यांच्या निर्गुंतवणुक नितीच्या विरोधात दिलेल्या एक दिवसाच्या संपाच्या हाकेला दिलेल्या अभुतपूर्व प्रतिसादाबद्दल लाल सलाम. Photo     

NFTE BSNL congratulates BSNL employees for successful strike.

OUR CHQ has  given call to the BSNL employees to join the General Strike. The striking employees have organised effective demonstrations in all SSAs. NFTE BSNL salutes and congratulates all the leaders and employees for joining hands with the working class of the country.













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