Com. V.M. Bandi Circle President
Com. R.G. Dani Circle
4th CCM meeting (2016-19) with recognised unions held on
Extension of CGHS
facility to retired employees.
Closed Holidays/Restricted Holidays to be observed by the
Administrative/Operative Offices of Maharashtra Telecom Circle
during the year 2019.
numbers of Circle Office, Mumbai
Restructuring and re-distribution of Hindi Cadre Posts in BSNL.
National Pension System.
Air Tickets on
Revision of Pension
of BSNL's Pensioners: DDG(Estt.)
DoT confirmed that a proposal for delinking of
pension revision of BSNL Pensioners from the pay
revision of BSNL employees has been sent to DoP&PW for
He advised to pursue in DoP&PW for early reply to DoT.
Notice for CEC of
Maharashtra Circle Branch.
AUAB Meeting today unanimously decided to
defer the strike till further intimation as per the following
The AUAB decides to defer the strike for one
Secy(T), DoT Meeting with AUAB
held today : Talks
between the AUAB and the Secretary (T), DoT were held today the
02nd Dec., 2018. Improvements are there
in the issues of 4G Spectrum, Pension Revision and pension
contribution. However, dead lock in prevailing in the issue of 3rd Pay
Revision. With a view to ensure discussion with the Hon'ble
MOS(C) on this issue, the AUAB decides to defer the strike for
If fruitful outcome does not come
in the meeting with the Hon'ble MOS(C), the strike will start
from 00.00 Hrs. on 10thDec.,
<<<AUAB Letter of deferment to Secy(T),
DoT & CMD BSNL>>>>
<<<Director (PSU-I), Dot letter to AUAB leaders>>>>
FLASH NEWS: 02.12.2018
15 00 hrs: Additional Secretary (Telecom) invited AUAB for
talks at 15 30 hrs. today.
02.12.2018: 1430 hrs: AUAB talk with CMD
Today, A/N 12.00 Hrs. CMD BSNL called all
the General Secretaries for Discussion on the AUAB demands and
ongoing Agitation. CMD BSNL and Director(HR) further apprised
the representatives regarding the developments taking place in
DoT with respect to the demands AUAB and Indefinite Strike with
effect from 3rd December 2018. CMD appealed that since the DoT
Administration is now taking steps for the settlement of some of
the demands, AUAB should withdraw the agitation. After detailed
discussions AUAB Leaders expressed their serious concern against
not honouring the Commitments given by the Hon'ble MOSC (I/C) to
AUAB Leaders in the meeting held on 24.02.2018, after a lapse of
9 months and the Secretary (T) meeting held on 2.11.2018. AUAB
Leaders categorically told the CMD, if the competent authority
should give written assurance for the settlement of demands in
bound manner, thereafter only AUAB can review its decision.
Grant of special
casual leave to all District Secretaries, CWC members of
Revolutionary greetings on NFPTE/NFTE Day,
Absorption in BSNL and issue of Presidential Order of left out
Additional iformation regarding consideration of Temporary
Status Mazdoos (TSMs) regularized on or after 01/0/2000 and
absorbed in BSNL w.e.f. 0/0/2000 and covered under Rules 27- of
CCS (Pension) ruling.
Notice for the indefinite strike, w.e.f
Corrigendum of LICE for
promotion to JTO(T) 50% quota notified on 30-10-2018
conducted by AUAB on 14-11-2018.
of AUAB,which contains details of the proceedings and decisions
of the AUAB meeting held today.Click
forwarding of applications of BSNL employees for outside direct
Inauguration of alternate digital KYC process by BSNL.
Examination Calendar for year 2018-19.
LICE regarding Computer based exmaniation.
Holding of LICE for promotion to Junior Telecom Officer
(Telecom) under 50% quota for VY 2016-17 &2017-18 for vacancies
Screening Test for
TOA(G)/TOA(TG)/TOA(P)/TOA(T) for promotion to the cadre of
Sr.TOA(G) tobe held on 16/12/2018 (Sunday)
Action taken report of 3rd CCM meeting
Data profiling of Casual Laboures/Temporary status Mazdoors
working in field units of BSNL.
Establishment Review for calculating
vacancies under CGA for the 2017-18.
Holding of LICE of JTO Under 50% quota.
SSA Heads Sub: Utilisation of Welfare Fund Grant.
CCM Agenda Point: Instruction by Circle Office regarding
Carrying of Identity Cards by the employees of the Agency /
release of All Unions and Associations.
Minutes of WTP
Press release regarding mega offer by BSNL
to customer. 1
Rule 37 A of CCS
(pension) rule 1972.
Action on CCM Agenda
Issue of new ID card and BSNL MRS card on expiry of validity
2) Preventive Health Checkup Scheme.
Payment of Dearness allowance (DA) to
Casual Laboures ( including TSMs) to draw their wages in terms
of letter no.269-11/2009-Pers-IV?LE dated 01.01.2010.
reimbursement of OPD Medical Bills.
Limited Customer Service Facility for
pensioner’s Counter proposed through Comprehensive Pension
Management System (CPMS) Portal.
Clarification on reimbursement of expenditure incurred on
daycare procedures .
Screening Test for TOA(G),TOA(P) TOA(T) /TOA(TG) for promotion
to the Cadre of Sr.TOA(G) to be held on 16/12/2018
SSA Heads Buldhana, Dhule, Jalna, Kalyan, Ratnagiri, Sangli,
Satara& Yavatmal Sub:Poor performance in settlement of
grievances of retired employees and no response to grievance.
implementation of Assurances, Letter to Management by All Unions
Change of Holiday
Dussehra will be on 18/10/2018.(Click Here)
Screening Test for the promotion to the cadre of Sr.TOA(G) to be
held on 16/12/2018 (Sunday)
Press news: BSNL
Subscribers Attention: Now You Can Get Data Carry Forward
Feature on Your Postpaid Plan
Compassionate Ground Appointment- reg.
Holding of Online
LICE for JE Under 50% quota for Recruitment Year- 2017 for
vacancies up to 31-03-2018
Waiver of outdoor
treatment limit for chronic disease.
Absorption in BSNL and issue of Presidential order of left out
Director (HR) BSNL Corporate Office, New Delhi.
Maharashtra Circle Staff Welfare Board
and Maharashtra Circle Sports & Cultural BOARD Meeting for the
increase. IDA will increase
from 128% to 135.6%, w.e.f.1st October 2018. Thus, the net
increase in IDA will be 7.6%.
Local Council and Works Committee meeting.
reg Screening Test for LDC(TA) to TOA(G) to the cadre of
Sr.TOA(G) to be held on 16/12/2018 (Sunday)
50th anniversary of the glorious
one day strike of 19th September, 1968.
The fruits being enjoyed by the Central
Government employees today, are the results of the sacrifices
made by the employees and leaders who participated in the
glorious one day strike of 19th September, 1968. NFTE BSNL
Maharashtra Circle pays it’s respectful homage to the martyrs
of the 1968 strike, and salutes the entire workers.
Non-payment of stipend of two days, i.e, 29.08.2014 &
30.08.2014, to DR JEs.
Submission of items of Agenda for Council meetings.
Clarification on Compassionate Ground Appointment in r/o/
District Conference of PUNE Telecom.
of PUNE Telecom District: - The
District conference of Pune was held in impressive way under
the Presidentship of Com.Mrs.S.M. Pardeshi on 7th September 2018
at MHS (Carrier building) recreation hall. The conference
started at 11.00 am. with Flag Hoisting and lighting of lamp
and paying tribute to Com. Om Prakash Gupta and Com.M.B.Vichare
by garlanding their photos. 120 delegates participated
enthusiastically in the conference . Com.Ranjan Dani Circle
Secretary and Com. K.S.Kulkarni addressed the gathering on
current issues, wage revision to non-executives, financial
condition of BSNL, revival of BSNL, PLI, and government's anti
CPSU, Anti labour policies, circle issues, also spoke on NFTE
BSNL achievement after recognition and also appealed to workers
to work sincerely to put BSNL on progressive path. Com. Dilip
Jagdale Permanent Invitee CHQ, Senior Com. S.N.Shinde, Com.Mrs.
Rohini Ghadge, Com. Rasal, Com.Pravin Kakade ACS, Com. Vishnu
Dhoble Adv. also addressed the house. Com. Mrs.S.M.Pardeshi
,Com. Dilip Jagdale and Com.Dilawar Shaikh were elected
unanimously as President, District Secretary and Treasurer
respectively. Anchoring of the meeting was done by Com. Saraf
District Treasurer in well disciplined manner. Maharashtra
Circle congratulate Newly elected District body.(Photos).
Designation No.2-4/-Restg.Vol-III(Pt) Dated 06.09.2018.
Minutes of staff welfare meeting held at CO New Delhi.
Absorption in BSNL and
issue of Presidential Order of left out cases: submission of the
cases by Circles in proper format.
Retention of Quarters beyond the permissible limits.
Review for ensuing probity and efficacy among employees.
Sabha PQ No.583, regarding contractors involved in supplying
labour to BSNL.
voluntary contribution of one day Basic Pay by BSNL employees
towards Prime Minister 's Relief fund for the Victims of flood
in Kerala State.
Review of mechanism to
ensure probity among Government servants.
Clarification on individual cases related
to service matters received from Unions/Associations.
Holding of LICE
for Junior Engineer under 50% quota for the recruitment
in settlement of grievances of retired employees and no response
to grievance referred.
for Bakri Id
On behalf of NFTE
BSNL Maharashtra circle we pay our respectful homage to the
former Prime Minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee who breathed
his last on 16-08-2018.We deeply mourn his death and offer
sincere condolences to his relatives and friends.
The Bakrid holiday is changed to 23-08-2018_Order issued by Dept
of Personnel and Training.
Clarification Regarding CGA.
Clarification regarding CGHS beneficiaries by Ministry of
Clarification regarding CGA.
Absorption in BSNL and issue of Presidential Order of left out
cases : submission of the cases by Circles in proper format.
NFTE BSNL Maharashtra
Circle Condole the demise of Dr.Kalaignar Karunanidhi and pays
respectful homage to the departed leader.
Application of GST while enforcement of Bond Agreement in
respect of DR-JEs/JTO----Guidelines.
Hospital in Mumbai area. 1
regarding CGA by Corporate office to Maharashtra Circle.
Presidential Order left out cases.
Compassionate Ground Appointment (CGA) - Issue of speaking
order/obtaining of acknowledgement iro of CGA cases regarding.
Holidays to be observed in BSNL offices
during the year 2019.
Relay Hunger Strike for three days completed
successfully in all SSA’s in Maharashtra Circle. NFTE BSNL
Maharashtra congratulates all district secretaries, circle
office bearers , district office bearers, branch secretaries ,
all leaders of unions and associations of BSNL and the Non
Executives and Executives who participated in the strike.
Director (HR) , BSNL , Corporate Office , New Delhi.
Pension Sanction Authority for IDA pensioners and custody of
Service Books of IDA Pensioners.
Service verification of service books of officers/officials who
have completed 18 years or have 5 years of service before
EMPANELLED HOSPITAL IN MUMBAI AREA.
Council meetings minutes.
from Apollo Pharmacy on Discount basis.
IDA July 2018 BSNL's order.
of Joint Committee to recommend Wage structure for Non Executive
Employees w.e.f. 01.01.2017 in BSNL
of 3rd CCM
of Director(Estt) in Maharashtra Circle for issuing of
Presidential Orders of Group B,C and D employees.
Gratuity to the employees of CPSEs Clarification.
Revision of Ceiling for reimbursement of outdoor treatment.
Medical Allowance without vocher reduced to 25% of the amount
payable against Voucher, i.e., 25% of 23 days LPD + April IDA,
subject to a minimum of Rs.12000/- per year
of outdoor medical claims of Allopathy Medicines prescribed by
Homeopathy / Ayurvedic doctors under BSNLMRS .
clarification on payment of Gratuity to the employees of CPSEs
in front of BSNL Circle office/CCA office at Circle and at
SSA level on 11.7.2018.
Medical facility from Apollo Hospital on
Notice for agitational Programme.
of pensionary benefits to a retiree against whom personal court
cases (other than departmental) is pending in the competent
from transfer clarification from corporate office.
Deduction of Revised Union
DPE order for
attn: all SSA Heads Sub: Maharashtra Circle Welfare /Sports and
Cultural Board for Annual General Body Meeting of the year
GRANT/CORR/2017-18/134 DATED 30.06.2018
increase w.e.f. July 2018 :
The increase in IDA from 1.7.2018 will be 0.8% taking the total
IDA payable to 128%.
regarding Child care leave.
Maintaining of Service
Book, Issuance of MRS Card at the time of provisional
appointment in respect of Direct Recruit JTOs/JEs/Compassionate
Ground Appointees etc. in BSNL.
BSNL to Provide Up to 100 Mbps Broadband Connectivity Using
of Local Council and Works Committee meeting.
/ Attestation of Service Book.
of OLA vehicle Services in BSNL Maharashtra Circle.
of service of BSNL absorbed employees and DOT employees after
completion of 18 years of service or on being left with five
of LICE for LDC to UDC in corporate Office.
of the principal employer to provide social security benefits in
respect of outsourced employees engaged through Contractors.
Data STV-149 for FIFA World Cup under GSM Prepaid Mobile
Link for online Form for
retired employees grevences.
Form for redressal of grievances of retired employee of BSNL.
Comrade G.L.Dhar A great leader of former
CG Movement passed away.
Com. G.L. Dhar, Secretary AITUC, former
Secretary General Central Secretariat employees and popular
veteran trade union leader of CG employees movement has breathed
his last. This leader ( 92 years old) was very popular in Delhi
and had conducted historical struggles
for the cause of working class. NFTE BSNL Maharashtra
Circle dips banner in
honor and memory of this departed leader.
of details of officials/officers who are absconding/absent as
unauthorised from duty.
regarding GPF. Letter from C.O.New Delhi.
Teledencity and Market share
of the All India Convention of the Central Public workers.
staff working in DOT and its field offices - Regarding payment
of salary and allowances
Circle Welfare and Sports & Cultural Board Annual General
Meeting for the year 2018-19.
Council meeting decision regarding holding of Local Council
Meetings (LCM) & Works Committee Meetings as per prescribed time
schedule. ltr.No.A/Admn-I/CCM-LCM/2016-2019/114 dtd.02.06.2018
Announces True Unlimited Voice Calling on a Slew of Broadband
& Conditions of Group'B' (Non-Gazetted)/Group'C' staff of BSNL
working on deputation in DOT.:
OF GOVT. OFFICES IN CONNECTION WITH ELECTION .
particulars of employees who have completed 18 years, or left
with 5 years of service, are to be verified.
looking at stake sales in 11 more public sector companies.
AND UPDATED EMPANELED HOSPITAL IN MUMBAI AREA - REG.
defers the call for walk-out and conducting rallies on
28.05.2018, against Subsidiary Tower Company: Based on
the notice issued today, by the All Unions and Associations of
BSNL, for organising walk-out and rallies on 28-05-2018, the CMD
BSNL invited the leaders of the AUAB for talks. The talks
started at 16:30 hrs. and lasted for almost two hours.
of All Unions and Associations held at New Delhi today -
Historic decisions taken in our struggle against the Subsidiary
Tower Company - Circle and district unions are requested to make
1) To hold massive rally and protest
demonstration at Hyderabad on 28.05.2018, against the Subsidiary
Tower Company. All the General Secretaries of the Unions and
Associations of BSNL will go to Hyderabad and will lead this
rally / protest demonstration.
2)The entire Non-Executives & Executives of
BSNL should walk out of their offices / work places throughout
the country on 28-05-2018 and should organise rallies against
the Subsidiary Tower Company.
Circle Council Meeting of MH Circle with recognised unions to be
held on 29th May 2018
release on Telecom Subscription Data as on 31st March, 2018
Heap of Subscribers Grows by 2.5 Million in March 2018
updation of service details in the Service books of IDA
Pensioners. Ltr. No.40-06//2015-Pen(B) dtd.22.05.2018.
of Councils meetings as per prescribed time schedule. Ltr.No.
redressal cell for the Retired Employees.
taken report of committee constituted for improvement of
in "Pani Foundation" work at Karanji Taluka Ashti by Com.Ranjan
Joint Committee Meeting:- Meeting held under chairmanship of
Shri. Ashutosh Gupta G.M.(Restg),GM (SR), Sr.GM(Estt), GM(Rectt)
GM(EF) were present from Management side, NFTE was represented
by G.S. and Com. K.S.Kulkarni. A detail discussion held for
payment of adhoc PLI the F/Y 2015-16. In the meeting Management
side supplied the data related to Staff strength, Service
Connections in r/o Land line,Broad Band, FTTH, Mobile and leased
line and also reported income and loss for the respective year
but increase in service revenue was not given in the statement,
hence it is decided to hold another meeting for which date will
be fixed later with consultation with staff side.
& conditions of Group "B" (Non-Gazetted)/Group "C" staff of
working on deputation in DOT - Regarding.
/ attestation of Service Book.
of Dearness allowance(DA) to Casual Labourers [ including TSMs]
to draw their wages in terms of letter No.269-11/2009-Pers-IV/LE
of policy of Concessional telephone facilities for retired
employees of DOT and extension of the same to pensioners of
erstwhile P&T Department.
Letter regarding wage revision for 8th round
talk from DOT to CMD BSNL. 1
with management on curtailment of wasteful expenditure in BSNL
campaign from 7th to 11th May, 2018
- Organise street corner meetings, against the anti-BSNL
policies of the government and demanding the rolling back of the
Subsidiary Tower Company .
of Receipts 7 payments Accounts along with Audit Certificate of
Divisional Sports & Cultural Board for the year 2017-18
Public comments on Draft National Digital Communications Policy
BSNL The Soul of a Great Timeless Nation – Enabler in National
of without voucher facility to retired employees.
release on Telecom Subscription Data as on 28th February, 2018
Council / Local Council meetings details held during 2017-18 as
per report received by Corporate Office
Decisions of the meeting of the All Unions and Associations of
BSNL, held on 24.04.2018: The following decisions are taken:-
(1) It is decided that street corner meetings are to be
conducted throughout the country, from 07th to 11th May, 2018,
against formation of the Subsidiary Tower Company and against
the anti-BSNL policies of the government.
(2) It is decided that on the last day of the above
campaign, that is on 11th May, 2018, massive demonstrations are
to be conducted throughout the country, and fax messages are to
be given to the Prime Minister against formation of the
Subsidiary Tower Company.
(3) On the issue of wage revision, it is noted that the DPE
has replied to the DoT, stating that the pay revision issue
could be taken for the approval of the Cabinet. In this regard
it is decided that, immediate meetings should be sought with the
Hon’ble Minister of State for Communications and the Secretary,
DoT, to discuss the issues of wage revision, pension revision
and pension contribution.
(4) As regards holding a National Convention against
formation of the Subsidiary Tower Company, the last meeting
decided that the same could be held on 09th or 10th May, 2018.
The issue was discussed in today’s meeting. In view of the
campaign programme to be conducted against formation of
Subsidiary Tower Company from 07th to 11th May, 2018, it is
decided to defer the date of this Convention.
endorses DPE orders for payment of IDA at revised rates from
of recommendations of 7th CPC pay revision in respect of
employees working in BSNL on CDA Pay Scales.
for promotion to the grade of Junior Engineer under 50% Quota
(RY 2016) held on 28-01-2018. Declaration
of Merit List. 1
letter to DOT regarding Wage Revision.
Maharashtra circle Sports & Cultural Board Meeting for the year
2018-19 scheduled on 25th April 2018 is Postponed till further
notice. Vide Mh Circle Letter dtd. 18.04.2018
seeks feedback from consumers/stakeholders about various Tariffs
offered by Telecom Service Providers which will be made
available on TRAI website/portal
wise Market Share as on 31-01-2018
to be submitted to the Governor of State.
Area Heads of Chandrapur,Jalgaon,Solapur.
for BSNL employees and their family members by CELLTICK .
for BSNL Employees subscribing to Online Education Service by
of immunity to the office bearers of Associations -
Clarification regarding. BSNL CO Ltr No.BSNL/31-2/SR/2009
Dated:16.04.2018 MH. Circle Endorsement
of Dearness allowance(DA) to Casual Labourers ( Including TSMs )
to draw their wages in terms of letter no.269-11/2009-Pers-IV/LE
for choice of events to conduct Maharashtra circle selection
Trial Tournament for the year 2018-19.
Wishes you all
very happy Vaisakhi/Vishu/Mesadi on 14-04-2018 and Vaisakhadi(Bengal)/Bahag
Bihu(ASSAM) on 15-04-2018.
127th Birth Anniversary of Bharat Ratna
Babasaheb Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar.
Office letter on payment of Dearness Allowance (DA) to Casual
Leave (CCL) — Clarification Regarding-Department of Personnel &
Training ltr. No. 13018/6/2013-Lstt(L) Dated: 3 rd April, 2018
Status update on the restructuring of AD
(OL) cadre in BSNL:DPE vide OM No. W-02/0049/2018-DPE (WC)
dated 05.04.2018 has intimated to DoT that DPE has no guidelines
regarding up-gradation of pay scales as well as equivalence of
CDA & IDA pay scales and vice-versa. In view of this, DoT, the
administrative Department of BSNL, may decide the issue.(for
letter Click Here)
of Regional CCA Office(Pension) at Aurangabad For SSAs
Aurangabad, Jalna, Beed,
Osmanabad, Latur, Parbhani, Nanded, Jalgaon & Dhule - Regarding
of Holiday on 14-04-18 - Birth day of Dr B R Ambedkar.
on 12 04 2018 demanding the rolling back of the subsidiary tower
of Accommodations being occupied by Unions / Associations.
Ground Appointment -guideliness/orders
Body Meeting of Jalna SSA
Council meeting postponed.
of GPF Balances upto March'18.
profile of the Non-executives.
Revision of Provisional Pension Sanctioned under Rule 69 of the
CCS(Pension) Rules, 1972.
Best Offer That You Should Know Before Mobile Recharge.
District Secretaries are requested to start preparations to make
“Dharna’ programme a big success on 12-04-2018, demanding to
roll back the Subsidiary Tower Company. Kindly co-ordinate with
all unions/associations for success of Dharna.
Public Sector Trade Unions (CPSTUs) decides to intensify
struggles against privatisation and to settle wage revision.(report)
i)To conduct a nationwide campaign programme in all the Public
ii)To send Fax to the Prime Minister and Minister of Heavy
iii)To conduct a National Convention on 25th May, at New Delhi,
against privatisation, Fixed Term Employment and on wage
of Sports & Cultural Accounts for the year 2017-18
96th Birthday of Late Com. O. P.Gupta.
Office guidelines regarding maximum use of Online Facilities by
EPF Members provided by EPF Department.
in the Cadre of TOA(G)/TOA(TG)-----furnishing information.
Reports:BSNL’s Rs 1125
Postpaid Plan Offers 90GB of Data, Unlimited Calling Same as
Airtel and Vodafone.
launches IPL prepaid pack.
BSNL Added 1.2 Million Subscribers Via
MNP in 2017-18
shares concept of open architecture-based public Wi-Fi
Office writes to SSAs for curtailment of Expenditure on
and Answer in Rajya Sabha on merger of BSNL & MTNL
for withdrawing agitational programmes
by All Unions & Associations of BSNL - Regarding. Ltr.No.BSNL/7-1/SR/2018
Issues 13-Digit M2M Numbers for Telcos to Carry Out Testing
of Holiday on 14th April, 2018 – Birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.
DOPT Letter No.-12/6/2016-JCA-2, dt-02-04-2018.
orders on IDA WEF 01.04.2018
letter from Director(CM) to the CGMs, All Telecom Circles
regarding SIM sales in March-2018 and Targets for April-2018.
Deployment of manpower through DGR,EOI.
regarding engaging Security Guards.
Terms & Conditions of Group "B" (Non-Gazetted)/ Group "C" staff
of BSNL working on deputation in Department of
Veteran socialist leader & champion of
working class & downtrodden Bhai Vaidya is no more..! NFTE BSNL
Maharashtra Circle, pays respectful homage to the departed
Com.Barmeshwar Singh, elder brother of
Com.Chandeswra Singh,GS Passed away at Patna today.
He was former CHQ Assistant Treasurer of E3 union.
Maharashtra Circle pays homage to Com.Barmeshwar Singh, and
conveys heartfelt condolences to Com.Chandeswar Singh and his
Smt.Balambal, mother of Com.K,Natarajan,
CS,Tamilnadu circle passed
Maharashtra Circle pays homage to departed Soul, and
conveys heartfelt condolences to Com.K,Natarajan and his family.