CONFEDERATION OF CENTRAL GOVERNMENT
EMPLOYEES AND WORKERS
Manishinath Bhawan A/2-95 Rajouri Garden
New Delhi.l 110 027
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Dated:13th December, 2008
The National Executive of the Confederation met today as per the notice issued. The meeting was presided over by Com. S.K.Vyas. The meeting reviewed the implementation of the decision taken at the meeting held at New Delhi on 26th August, 2008. Taking into account that most of the affiliates have endorsed the decision taken to organize an indefinite strike action in pursuance of the 20 point charter of demands. The meeting took the following decision.
a) To delete point No. 10 (in part I of the charter of demands) i.e. SDA to employees ion NE Region.
b) To amend point No.4 in part II of the charter of demands as under:
"Replace adhoc bonus with PLB and remove the 60 days ceiling. Implement the decision of raising the Bonus computation ceiling (Rs 3500) to all persons employed by Govt. of India.
c) To serve the strike notice on 2.1.2009 by all affiliates and the Confederation CHQ at Delhi to the respective Heads of Department and Cabinet Secretary respectively. by holding a massive demonstration on that day. Comrades from Delhi, Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, UP and selected comrades from all other states will participate in the rally. The number of Comrades each state should deploy to participate will be intimated in our next circular letter. The meeting desired that atleast ten thousand comrades should assemble at Jantar Mantar for the rally in order to manifest our unity and determination in organizing the indefinite strike.
d) Such Demonstrations will be held on 6th Jan. 2009 in all State capitals with massive mobilization of members and will serve the copy of the strike notice on each heads of Offices.
e) The indefinite strike will commence from 20th January, 2009.
f) Besides the 20 point common charter of demands the affiliates may add the sectional demands as is decided upon by the respective organizational fora.
g) The State COCs will hold state level conventions as part of campaign Programme at the respective State Capitals between 6th to 9th January, 2009. The National leaders of the Confederation and of the affiliates will participate in such conventions. The meeting decided to have the following dates for the conventions.
25.12.2008- New Jalpaiguri-West Bengal
06.01 2009 Bhopal, Allahabad, Bhubaneswar, Ranchi,Trivandrum.
07.01.2009 Lucknow, Nagpur, Ahmedabad Dehradun, Bangalore, Patna
08.01.2009 Shimla, Hyderabad, Guwahati, Raipur.
09.01.2009 Chennai, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Shillong.
h) Campaign material will be sent in a week's time. Strike notice proforma alongwith the amended Charter of demands will be circulated alongwith the next circular. The comrades from the CHQ. who will be attending the state level conventions will be intimated in the next communication. All affiliates will draw out their campaign Programme separately for the strike action.
The meeting appealed all comrades, affiliates and COCs to take every step for the successful conduct of the Strike action, which will commence on 20th January, 2009.