BSNL employees may go on 3 days strike on December 1

BSNL Executive and Non-executive employees may go on three days strike from 1st to 3rd December 2010 for settlement of the various demands as per BSNL Unions sources. BSNLEU General Secretaries of the JAC constituents have observed one day parliament march on 15 Nov 2010 and demanded immediate payment of bonus / PLI. But his reply was in the negative and demand was not accepted.
BSNL Employees Unions SNEA's Demands:
1. Refund of Rs 18500 crores to BSNL paid to Government towards 3G and BWA Spectrum charges.
2. 78.2% IDA Merger for wage revision w.e.f 1-1-2007.
3. Immediate settlement of ITS Group A absorption issue.
4. No Disinvestment / IPO of BSNL.
5. No VRS
6. Procurement of adequate mobile equipments.
7. No unbundling of last mile copper cable.
8. Implement the Government’s commitments on financial viability of BSNL at the time of corporatisation by continuing exemption from License Fee, and continuation of ADC, USO Fund etc.
9. Effective and expeditious implementation of programmes and projects like CDR, ERP, NGN etc. Immediate fool proof measures for smooth change over to
10. Government Departments and PSUs should be mandated to take telecom services from BSNL/MTNL only.
11. Revision of Pension on IDA along with wage revision. Immediate revision of IDA pension of pre-2007 BSNL retirees.