MEETING ON GDS BONUS ISSUE WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF POSTS
A meeting on
GDS bonus issue was convened by the Member (P) Shri A.K. Dash in his Chamber in
the evening of 19.10.2016 with PJCA leaders Secretary Generals and Presidents
of NFPE & FNPO attended the meeting.
Member (P) told that the case of
enhancement of bonus ceiling is being pursued by the Secretary Post. He has met
with Finance Secretary personally and requested to expedite the matter. Minister (C) has also written letter to
Finance Minister to grant enhanced bonus to GDS. He assured that it will be approved
by Finance Ministry soon. He appealed to defer the agitational programmes
including 2 days Strike on 9th &10th
November,2016 . He assured to issue orders for casual labourers wage revision
But we told clearly that until and
unless the orders for enhanced Bonus are received, our programmes as notified
We have received encouraging reports
of Dharna /Demonstrations held today i.e. 20.10.2016 throughout the country.
Government and Department is coming under pressure.
Please maintain the tempo and make all
efforts to make 2 day Strike on 9th & 10th November,
2016 a grand success to achieve the demands.