One day nationwide strike on 16.03.2017

One day nationwide strike on 16.03.2017

 About thirteen (13) lakhs Central Government employees went on nationwide
one day strike today (16.03.2017) as per the call of Confederation of
Central Government Employees and Workers. Strike was total in Kerala, West Bengal, TAmilnadu, Odisha, Telangana,
Chattisgarh, Assam, North Eastern states including Tripura, Jharkhand,
Karnataka and Maharashtra. 70 to 80% participation in Andhra, Punjab,
Gujarat, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, 60 to 70% in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand,
Haryana, 40 to 50% in Delhi and Rajasthan 30% in Himachal.




 CONFEDERATION OF CENTRAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES & WORKERS
1st Floor, North Avenue PO Building, New Delhi – 110001
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President                                                                                           Secretary General
K. K. N. Kutty                                                                                    M. Krishnan
09811048303                                                                                       09447068125
PRESS STATEMENT
Dated 16th March 2017

 

About thirteen (13) lakhs Central Government employees went on nationwide
one day strike today (16.03.2017) as per the call of Confederation of
Central Government Employees and Workers. The Strike was organized to
protest against the betrayal of the Group of Cabinet Ministers of NDA
Government by not honouring the assurances given to the National Joint
Council of Action on 30th June 2016. Home Minister Rajnath
Singh, Finance Minister Arun Jaitely and Railway Minster Suresh Prabhu has
assured that a High Level Committee will be appointed to negotiate and
settle the issues arising out of implementation of 7th Central
Pay Commission including increase in Minimum pay, Fitment formula,
Allowances etc. within a period of four months. Based on this assurance the
Federations had deferred the proposed indefinite strike from 11 th July 2016. Even after a lapse of eight months the assurances
are not fulfilled. 
Government issued orders to deal with the strike threatening imposition of
break-in-service, suspension and dismissal in addition to dies-non.
Employees participated in the strike defying such orders. 
In postal department about five lakhs employees participated in the strike.
INTUC Federation also joined the strike in Postal. All RMS offices and
major post offices remained closed. In Income Tax department the strike was
total in all states as both employees and officers went on strike.
Employees of Audit and Accounts department Civil Accounts, Ground Water
Board, Botanical Survey of India, Postal Accounts Survey of India, Atomic
Energy, Indian space Research Organisation, Printing and Stationery, Indian
Bureau of Mines, Geological Survey of India, AGMARK, Central Government
Health Scheme, Medical Stores depot, Film Institute of India, Indian
Council for Medical Research, Customs and Central Excise, Central Food
Laboratory, Census, Defence Accounts and various other autonomous and
scientific Research institutions participated in the nation wide strike. 
Strike was total in Kerala, West Bengal, TAmilnadu, Odisha, Telangana,
Chattisgarh, Assam, North Eastern states including Tripura, Jharkhand,
Karnataka and Maharashtra. 70 to 80% participation in Andhra, Punjab,
Gujarat, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, 60 to 70% in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand,
Haryana, 40 to 50% in Delhi and Rajasthan 30% in Himachal. 
Solidarity demonstrations were conducted by All India State Government
Employees Federation, BSNL Employees Unions, Central Pensioners
organizations, All India Defence Employees Federation and many other
organizations. 
The National Secretariat of the Confederation thanked and Congratulated the
Central Governmet employees who made the nationwide strike a resounding
success. 

M. Krishnan

Secretary General

Confederation

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Email: mkrishnan6854@gmail.com

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