REPLY OF DEPARTMENT OF POSTS ON DEMANDS OF PJCA DHARNA BY ALL INDIA LEADERS TO BE HELD ON 22.09.2015 AT NEW DELHI.
Government of India
Ministry of Communications & IT
Department of Posts
Dak Bhawan, New Delhi
Dated: 17th September, 2015.
The Secretary General,
National Federation of Postal Employees,
1st Floor, North Avenue Post Office Building,
The Secretary General,
Federation of National Postal Organisations,
T-24, Atul Grove Road,
Subject: Holding of day long Dharna on 22-09-2015 by Postal Joint Council of
Action (PJCA) - Regarding.
I am directed to refer to your Circular No.PF-PJCA/2015 dated 12th August, 2015 on the above mentioned subject and to send herewith the following point wise information relating to the Charter of Demands:-
(i) Include GDS in 7th CPC for wage revision and other service related matters:-
Ministry of Finance has not agreed to the proposal of this Department for inclusion of GDS within the purview of 7th CPC inspite of several attempts.
(ii) Implement cadre Restructuring proposal in all cadres including Postal Accounts and MMS in Department of Posts:-
Cadre restructuring proposal of Group ‘C’ employees: The proposal is pending with the Department of Expenditure, M/o Finance at present.
The Cadre Restructuring proposal of Stenographers cadre is under examination.
Postal Accounts Cadre: Regarding restructuring of Sorter, LDC and DEO cadre in PAO’s, views of both the Associations viz. AIPAEA, BPAOEA have been called for vide letter dated 29th June, 2015. It would be processed further on receipt of necessary inputs from them.
MMS Cadre: The case of MMS is under process.
(iii) Fill up vacant posts in all cadres of Department of Posts :-
(a) As regards vacancies of LDC/JA/Stenographers under DR quota the necessary details have been uploaded on the SSC’s Website. Further action would be taken on receipt of dossiers from the SSC.
(b) Abeyance order dated 27-04-2015 issued in r/o PA/SA DR Exam 2014 has been revoked in 10 Circles namely Andhra Pradesh, Assam, J&K, Karnataka, Kerala, North East, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Punjab and these Circles will now be filling up PA/SA DR 2014 held up vacancies.
(c) Work of conduct of PA/SA DR Exam for the vacancies of 2015-16 has been entrusted to the SSC and in its notification dated 13-06-2015, 3506 vacancies have been announced to be filled up. Examination is scheduled in the month of November, 2015.
(d) The necessary instructions have been issued to fill up the vacancies in Postman/Mailguard and MTS cadre and circles are in the process of filling up these vacancies.
(e) Instructions already exists for filling up of vacant posts of GDS Mail Man.
2. In view of the fact that all the issues are under active consideration and being processed, the Federations are advised to cancel the Dharna as no useful purpose is served through agitations/dharnas.
( Arun Malik )
Director (SR & Legal)