Report from Com Ganesh Hinge, Circle Secretary, BSNLEU
A state-level convention on “National Monetization Pipeline – A Curse” was held on 09.12.2021 at the Udyan Mangal office in Pune. The keynote speaker of the event was Com P Abhimanyu, General Secretary BSNLEU and he gave in-depth guidance on the subject. The President of this programme was Com Nagesh Kumar Nalawade, President of BSNLEU Maharashtra Circle. The programme was introduced by Com Ganesh Hinge, Circle Secretary.
Also present on the occasion were Com John Verghes, Assistant Secretary-General BSNLEU CHQ, Com Yusuf Hussain, General Secretary CCWF, Com Baban Suryavanshi, Circle President AIBDPA, Com Yusuf Jakati, Vice President BSNLEU Maharashtra Circle and District Secretary BSNLEU and Com Nilesh Kale, Joint Secretary CCWF. The programme was beautifully hosted by Com Ganesh Bhoj and a vote of thanks was given by Com Vikas Kadam.
The programme was formally started by lighting the first lamp. Tribute was paid to Shri Bipin Rawat, India’s first surviving Chief of Defence Staff, and his wife were killed in a helicopter crash, along with 12 other brave military officers. A heartfelt tribute was also paid to all the BSNL employees and officers/retirees and contract labourers who died due to Covid 19 and other causes during the last year.
The event was well attended by all BSNLEU / AIBDPA / CCWF representatives from Nashik, Jalgaon, Circle Office Mumbai, WTR / WTP Mumbai, Solapur, Goa, Satara, Nanded, Ahmednagar, Raigad, Aurangabad and other districts.
At the end of the programme, Com P Abhimanyu, General Secretary, held an important discussion on the complex issue of SC / ST Cast Validation. Com Nageshkumar Nalawade, Com Avinash Londhe, Com Purushottam Gedam, Com Adesh Bhoi, Com Sanjay Nagpure, Com Khadke, Com Koli and other affected employees participated in the discussion. Com P Abhimanyu spoke on how to take up the issue further and promised to hold the next meeting with Hon’ble MP Solanki Saheb in New Delhi. He said legal help would be sought on such issues if the time came to fight a legal battle.
To make this event a success, BSNLEU Pune District Secretary Com Yusuf Jakati, Circle Assistant Secretary Com Sandeep Gulunjkar, Com Qazi, District Secretary AIBDPA, District BSNLEU Senior and Active comrades, Com Ganesh Bhoj, Com Vikas Kadam, Com Nitin Kadam, Com Sheikh, Com Kadam, Com Nana, Com Vrushali Dabholkar, Com Sandhya Gadgil Madam, Com Rohini Kulkarni, Com Khadke, AIBDPA Com Wable, Com Jhagde and all the other activists worked hard to make the event a success.
Maharashtra BSNLEU Circle’s red salute to all these senior and active activists.