CMD writes to DoT for payment of arrears
due to 78.2% IDA fixation benefit:
It is reliably learnt that vide DO no. 1-19/2012-PAT (BSNL) dated 21.10.2013, Sh. R.K. Upadhyay, CMD, BSNL wrote to Secy(T), DoT to reconsider the decision of payment of arrears to the BSNL employees for the period 01.01.2007 to 09.06.2013 in order of positive boosting of moral of BSNL employees at this crucial financial position of BSNL. It is also understood that CMD has also mentioned in the letter that as per the agreement dated 12.06.2012 it was agreed that the actual payment will be made prospectively and arrears will be deferred till the financial position of the company improves, but with the Presidential Directives dated 10.06.2013 no arrears will be paid. It has become difficult to extent similar treatment to working employees and those who retired between 01.01.2007 upto 09.06.2013. He also requested DoT to extent the benefit of 78.2% IDA revision to the officials/officers retired during 01.01.2007 upto 09.06.2013.