According to sources, the Digital Communications Commission (DCC), the highest decision-making body of the DoT, will discuss various options to revive the sick telecom firms. DoT to discuss BSNL, MTNL revival plan today. The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) will deliberate on revival of state-run BSNL and MTNL on Thursday as the financial condition of both the firms have deteriorated over the last couple of years due to increased competition. Apart from the proposals submitted by the two firms, the DoT is also exploring the idea of transferring employees of the firms to other departments like BBNL, Bharatnet, among others, so that the wage bill of the companies can be reduced and an immediate relief is provided. A high wage bill has been the main reason for the bad financial health of the companies, apart from cut-throat competition in the telecom sector.
These so called Majority Associations now start blaming others nascent Associations for their own failures. Drama of these Associations and unions ended today. Today is 3rd day of drama. Most of CHQ Leaders of these Associations are either on duty or on medical leave .
It is the consistent efforts of TOABSNL and BTEUBSNL that government is ready for 3rd PRC. As so called group of Associations and Unions have already opposed 3rd PRC
BSNL Management has offered 5% fitness benefits without VRS and 58 .But certain Associations and Unions not interesting in PRC under the direction of certain Political Parties . Every efforts has made by these Associations along with their political masters to create panic among employees and tarnish the image of company . If TOABSNL and BTEUBSNL will receive considerable support from employees we will go ahead with proposal along with other like minded Associations and Unions.