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21.05.2020 .

DOT to CCAs on Special measure for Pensioners' Life Certificate - Click here.

21.05.2020 .

Instructions w.r.t. Operation and Maintenance and functioning of Administrative Offices w.e.f. 18.05.2020 - Click here.


Ministry of Health and Family Welfare - Guidelines on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 in workplace settings - Click here.


Home Ministry order on extension of Lockdown upto 31.5.2020 - Click here.


DoP&PW Consolidated instructions for Pension Disbursing Authorities to ensure smooth payment of Pension/Family Pension to Pensioners/Family Pensioners - Click here.


'Launching of 4G services is the lifeline for BSNL and the first and foremost requirement for BSNL’s Revival' - Shri M.Shanmugam, MP writes to Hon. Prime Minister - Click here.


Finalization of Pension and payment of other benefits in respect of the Employees retired voluntarily under BSNL VRS 2019 - Click here.


April Salary : Due to poor collection and difficulty in getting loan from Banks, salary payment for April is likely to be delayed.


BSNL Management reduces Outdoor Treatment ceiling under BSNLMRS - Click here.


DA freeze : Petition before the Delhi High Court challenging the decision to freeze dearness allowance (DA) of public servants and pensioners in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic - Click here.


Payment of Leave Encashment & Provisional Pension to officials retired under BSNLVRS 2019 and for whom VC is withheld - Click here.


BSNLMRS Card : Validity of BSNLMRS Cards of Retired Employees extended upto 30.6.2020 - Click here.


Lockdown extended upto 17.5.2020 - Home Ministry Order - Click here.


Consumer Price Index : Consumer Price Index (Industrial Workers) for the month of March 2020 declined by 2 points and stood at 326.

Unless there is a total increase of 10 points in CPI (IW) in the next two months, there will be a decrease in IDA payable from July 2020.


Freezing of DA to Employees drawing CDA pay scales - DPE endorsement - Click here.

It may be noted that still certain loss making PSUs are paying their employees in 5th/6th/7th CPC CDA pay scales


BSNL, MTNL employees who have retired prior to 1.4.2020 will be paid IDA at the rate of 160.7% and for those retiring in April 2020, retirement benefits (paid by CCAs) will be paid at 1.1.2020 rates - Click here for DOT letter.


Parliamentary Standing Committee report on Industrial Relations Code 2019 - Click here.


Corporate Office instructions on TR Centralisation - Click here.


NFTE has taken up with CMD & Dir (HR) the issue of settlements like LE, GPF, Provisional Pension, etc., to VRS optees against whom Departmental proceedings / Personal Court cases were pending.

It is learnt that the issue of settlements to those against whom departmental proceeeding is pending is under active consideration. In r/o Private Court Cases, DOT has been addressed. Two reminders - the last one from Dir (HR) - have also been sent.


NFTE’s demand accepted, last date for opting for tax regime extended up to 31.05.2020 - Click here.


COVID crisis : Government freezes DA of CG Employees and DR of CG Pensioners - Click here.


CHQ has taken up the issue of exercising of option to switch over to new (IT) taxation regime with Director (F). Sought extension of last date considering the prevailing situation.


Due to persistent efforts by CHQ, funds have been allotted in r/o recovery made from Leave Encashment towards payment of EMI to Banks. Efforts are on for remitting dues to Societies.


Payment of VRS dues - validation & compliance and submission of Exgratia documents to DOT - instructions to Circles - Click here.


Option for switching over to new (IT) taxation regime - Click here.


Notice to SAMPANN Pensioners by CCA, Tamilnadu - Click here.


BSNL instructions with respect to O&M and functioning of Administrative Offices during lockdown period with effect from 20.04.2020 - Click here.


BSNL endorses DPE orders on increase in IDA with effect from 1.4.2020 - Click here.


Consolidated Revised Guidelines for the Containment of COVID-19 epidemic in the Country - Additional activities exempted from Lockdown Measures under the Revised Guidelines, to come into effect from 20.04.2020 - Click here.


DPE issues order for increase in IDA with effect from 1.4.2020 - Click here.


Home Ministry's Instructions and Guidelines on 21 days lockdown - Click here.


Corporate Office instructions regarding payment of VRS dues - Click here.


Corporate Office instructions dated 23.03.2020 on Covid -19 - Click here.


DPE Office Memorandum on Coronavirus - Click here.


Q&A in Lok Sabha - Pension Revision of BSNL Employees - Click here.


Co-authorisation of permanently disabled child/children in PPO for Family Pension - Click here.


Recovery of Over Payment due to wrong Pay fixation of VRS optees - can be stopped as per DoPT OM dated 2.3.2016 only when their normal superannuation date falls with in one year - Click here.


Cancellation of POs of Employees recruited by BSNL on or after 1.10.2000 - DoT issues Clarification - Click here.


BSNL endorses DPE's order on increase in IDA with effect from 1.1.2020 - Click here.


Release of Retirement benefits during pendency of Criminal APPEAL in respect BSNL absorbed/recruited employees - Click here.


NEPP - Guidelines regarding impact of disciplinary cases erupted beyond the due date of upgradation - Click here.


Release of Pensionary benefits to retiree against whom personal court case (other than departmental) is pending in the competent Court - Click here.

Option to change deduction of membership subscription to Unions/Associations - Click here.


BSNL VRS 2019 - According to initial reports, out of 104471 eligible employees, 78569 [Group A-4295, Group B -9010, Group C-54994, Group D- 9936 and Industrial Workers -334] have opted for BSNL VRS 2019.

Circle-wise ..... All India SSAs ..... Tamilnadu SSAs ..... Age-wise.


Ernakulam HC Judgement on status of Employees recruited by DOT but appointed after formation of BSNL on completion of Training - Click here.


BSNL Voluntary Retirement Scheme - 2019 - Click here.


DoT O.M on Cabinet approval for the BSNL MTNL Revival Package - Click here.


Recognition of majority representative Union(s) of Non-executive employees in BSNL for a period of three years as per the results of 8th MV - Click here.

Formation of Councils, viz National Council, Circle Councils and Local Councils - Click here.

Grant of facilities to the recognised representative Unions of Non-executive employees in BSNL and also the Unions which secured more than 2% of total votes at All India level - Click here.


8th Membership verification - Official Results - Click here.

All India Results comparison - Click here.         Tamilnadu SSAs - comparison - Click here.


Performance by NFTE in Tamilnadu - Exemplary performance of all District Unions has resulted in an improved vote share for NFTE. Our Union has secured more than 50% of the total votes. TN Result. 


On the representation of Committee of BSNL/MTNL Pensioners' Association, DoP&PW writes to DOT on revision of Pension of Pre 2017 retirees - Click here.


Representations/Court cases for grant of status of DOT employee absorbed in BSNL - Click here.


Dependency of Parents for BSNLMRS - clarification - Click here.


Minutes of the meeting of Joint Committee for wage revision of non-executive employees of BSNL held on 27.8.2018 - Click here.


Staff Side of the National Council submits its Note to the Chairman, Wage Revision Committee, on Revision of Pay Scales to Non Executive Employees of BSNL w.e.f.01.01.2017 - Click here.


Minutes of the Joint Committee meeting held on 20.7.2018 to recommend Wage structure for Non Executive Employees of BSNL - Click here.


Constitution of Joint Committee to recommend Wage structure for Non Executive Employees w.e.f. 01.01.2017 in BSNL - Click here.


Medical Allowance to Retired Employees - Medical Allowance without voucher reduced to 25% of the amount payable against Voucher, subject to a minimum of Rs.12000/- per year - Click here.


Due to opposition from Unions/Associations, Management drops its proposal to reduce Outdoor Treatment ceiling under BSNLMRS to 12 days Salary. It will be 23 days Pay+DA on 78.2 % IDA - Click here.


Release of pensionary benefits to a retiree against whom personal court cases (other than departmental) is pending in the competent court - Click here.


Immunity from Transfer - clarification - Click here.


Membership in Local Councils - clarification - Click here.


Recovery of excess/wrongful payments to employees of BSNL - TN Circle instructions - Click here.


Review of extension of Medical Facility without voucher to Retired employees - Click here.


DPE replies DOT on 3rd PRC - DPE sends in a reply to DOT's letter dated 20.3.2018 stating that relaxation to DPE guidelines on affordability clause would require the approval of the Cabinet for which DoT may examine the issue at its end for necessary action - Click here.


Implementation of Supreme Court Judgement on recovery of excess/ wrongful payments made to employees in BSNL - clarification - Click here.


Updated FAQ on constitution of National / Circle / Local Council - Forwarding letter ... FAQ.


DPE issues Wage Policy for the 8th round of wage negotiations for Non Executives in Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) - Click here.


List of recognised Hospitals under BSNLMRS in Chennai - Click here.


Exemptions to affordability clause as mentioned in 3rd PRC report - Click here.


DPE Office Memorandum on implementation of 3rd PRC - Pay Revision of Board level and below Board level Executives and Non-Unionised Supervisors of CPSEs w.e.f 01.01.2017 - Click here.


Safeguards while issuing pay fixation orders in respect of employees of BSNL - Click here.


Amendment to BSNL Employees Transfer Policy - Click here.


Issue of orders which have a bearing on pension and pensionary benefits - DOT Circular - Click here.


Amendment in BSNL Employees Transfer Policy - Click here.


Immunity from Transfers to the Recognised representative Unions of Non Executives - Click here.


Recovery of dues (other than departmental) from the retirement benefits - Click here.


Report of 3rd Pay Revision Committee for Central PSEs Effective from 1st January 2017 - Click here.

Recommendations at a glance - Click here.


Amendment to BSNL Employees Transfer Policy - Click here.


Amendment in BSNL employees Transfer Policy - Click here.


Amendments to BSNL Employees Transfer Policy - Click here.


Instructions on avoiding restrictions in Outdoor Claims on the basis of CGHS rates - Click here.


Implementation of BSNL Transfer Policy in Circles - Click here.


BSNL instructions on immunity from transfer to the Office bearers of Recognised Unions - Click here.


Immunity from Transfer to Union Office Bearers - Click here.


CGHS Chennai Rates w.e.f. 17.11.2014 - Click here.

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