(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
January 03, 2010
Launch Nationwide Agitation
All India BSNL-DoT Pensioners Association (AIBDPA) has decided to
nationwide agitation to settle the genuine demands of the pensioners.
first step it would hold a nationwide dharna on January 29, 2010 in all
capitals and district headquarters.
central committee of AIBDPA took this decision at its meeting in
following are some of the main demands of BSNL-DoT pensioners:
of 50 per cent Industrial Dearness Relief with
of the central government to revise the pension
on CDA pattern instead of IDA pattern
medical allowance of Rs 1000 to the DoT
(Department of Telecom) pensioners.
of the association A K Bhattacharjee presided over the meeting. K G
general secretary submitted the report. V A N Namboodiri, general
BSNL Employees Union spoke in the meeting on various issues.
central committee also decided to conduct an extensive campaign to
the charter of demands approved in the national convention held on