Activistsof the BSNL Employees’ Union and National Federation of Telecom BSNL Employees Ludhiana staged a massive demonstration in Ludhiana on Tuesday.
The nationwide call for demonstration was given by the united forum of unions, demanding immediate settlement of long-pending staff issues.
Addressing the gathering, Com Balbir Singh, circle secretary, BSNLEU Punjab, said the management of BSNL was deliberately ignoring their justified demands. The worst affected cadre was regular mazdoors of BSNL. He said that they would intensify the struggle if the demands were not accepted. They would organise a three-day dharna starting from August 21 to 23 and a strike on September 4.