BSNL employees stage protest
IMPHAL, 20th June: BSNL employees in Manipur on Tuesday joined other employees of the government-owned telecommunications company across the country in a nation-wide protest to press various demands. The protest was launched in accordance to the resolutions adopted in a joint meeting of unions and associations of BSNL employees held at New Delhi on June 6.
The demands of BSNL employees include revision of wage and pension, superannuation benefits for directly recruited employees and upholding of trade union rights. BSNL employees would also be launching nation-wide hunger strike and cease-work strike on July 13 and 27 respectively.