POSTAL JOINT COUNCIL OF ACTION
NATIONAL FEDERATION OF POSTAL EMPLOYEES
FEDERATION OF NATIONAL POSTAL ORGANISATIONS
No.PF-PJCA/2016 Dated: 08th March, 2016
All General Secretaries /Federation Office Bearers
All Circle/Divisional & Branch Secretaries of NFPE & FNPO
The National Joint Council of Action (Railway,Defence, Confederation & Postal) Meeting was held on 07.03.2016 at NC –JCM Office -13-C- Firozshah Road New Delhi.
The NJCA discussed in detail the situation arisen after the declaration of State Assembly election in 5 States as the election Code of conduct has come in to effect.
The NJCA also reviewed the discussion in the meeting of Empowered Committee of Secretaries headed by Cabinet Secretary on 1st March -2016 wherein the Cabinet Secretary had requested for some more time to arrive at conclusion on the Charter of demands raised by the NJCA.
The meeting has reached to the conclusion that it will not be feasible to conduct strike during election period and remain stick to the date of strike as 11th April-2016.
Considering the fact that as per Section 22 of Industrial Dispute Act 1947 with regard to the validity of the strike notice which is not more than six weeks from the date of serving the strike notice. It was also decided that issues of serving strike notice and strike date should be reconsidered.
Keeping in view all the above facts the NJCA took the following decisions unanimously:
1. The Indefinite Strike shall commence from 06 a.m. on 11.07.2016 (11th July,2016).
2. The Strike Notice will be served on 09th June, 2016.
3. Massive demonstrations should be held in all work place on 11th March-2016 in support of strike Charter of demands.
4. The decision of NJCA would be communicated to Cabinet Secretary.
The campaign programme of All India leaders as declared earlier is postponed.
Fresh Campaign programme will be given later.
With fraternal greetings.
(D. Theagarajan) (R.N. Parashar)
Secretary General FNPO Secretary General