Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Strike Notice



Manishinath Bhawan

A/2/95 Rajouri Garden

New Delhi. 110 027

Phone/Fax: 011 2510 5324/Mobile: 98110 48303


E mail;

Conf/ D-9/2007 Dated: 2nd January, 2009

Dear Comrade,

We send herewith copy of the Strike notice, the Confederation would be serving on the Cabinet Secretary on 2nd Jan., 2009 in pursuance of the common charter of demands. The draft of the strike notice to be served on the Heads of Department is also appended hereunder. Kindly incorporate the departmental demands, epecially those pertaining to the 6th CPC related issues , as Section II of the Charter of demands and placed in the box specifically provided therfor.

With greetings,

Yours fraternally,

K.K.N. Kutty.

Secretary General.

Draft strike notice for the affiliates and other organizations to be submitted to the concerned Departmental heads and Heads of offices as the case may be.

Dear Sir,

We submit herewith a copy of the notice for indefinite strike served on the Cabinet Secretary by the Confederation of Central Government employees and workers to which the……………………………………………………… is affiliated. As per the decision of the National Executive meeting of the Confederation held on 13th December, 2008, which has been endorsed by our Federation/Association, we hereby give notice to you that the employees who are members of this Federation/Union will embark upon a strike action commencing from 20th January, 2009 for settlement of the enclosed common demands of the Central Government employees and for settlement of the demands in Section II which are specific to the employees of …………………Department. You are specifically requested to take necessary steps to bring about settlement of the demands which are department specific.

Thanking you,

Yours faithfully,

Name of the General Secretary and the name of the Union/Association/Federation.



Manishinath Bhawan

A/2/95 Rajouri Garden

New Delhi. 110 027

Phone: 011 2510 5324

Fax 011 2510 5324

Mobile: 98110 48303

Conf/ D-9/2007 Dated: 2nd January, 2009


The Cabinet Secretary,

Rastrapathy Bhawan Annexe,

New Delhi – 110 001.

Dear Sir,

This is to give notice that the employees who are members of the affiliates of the Confederation of Central Government employees and workers will go on indefinite strike from 20th January 2009. The Demands in pursuance of which the employees will embark upon the strike action is enclosed.

Thanking you,

Yours faithfully,



Secretary General.

Enclosure, Charter of Demands.

Charter of demand

Part I. 6th CPC related issues

1. Grant Rs 10000 as minimum wage as per 15 ILC Norms.

2. Grant minimum fitment benefit of 2.625 times of pre-revised basic pay to bring about uniform rise of 40% in emoluments and raise grade pay to 50% of the maximum of the pre-revised scales in respect of PB 1,2 & 3 as has been done in the case of PB 4.

3. No abolition of Gr.D. Posts and functions. Lift ban on recruitment, fill up all vacant posts and scrap screening Committee.

4. Grant 10% of pay+ Grade pay as minimum benefit on promotion or financial up gradation.

5. Fix the date of effect of all allowances as 1.1.2006.

6. No performance related pay or bonus scheme

7. Revise the Transport and daily allowances as demanded by the staff side JCM National Council.

8. Remove the condition of 6 months for applying the uniform date of Ist July as increment dates.

9 . ACP to be on hierarchical system obtaining in each department.

10. Retain and improve CGHS and make insurance scheme optional


11. Implement flexitime working hours for women/disabled employees as recommended by the 6 CPC and remove clause (iv) of OM No.13019/2/2008-Estt.(L) dated 18th Nov. 2008 on Child Care Leave.

12. Direct all the Departmental Heads to settle 6th CPC related department specific demands/problems within a stipulated time

13. Grant civil servant status and Pension to 'Gramin Dak-Sevaks.'

14. No reduction in the commutation value and restoration of full pension after 12 years.

15. Compute the pension entitlement on the basis of notional pay as on 1.1.1996

Part II

Demands pending settlement for long in the National Council JCM

1. No outsourcing or contractorisation of Govt. functions.

2. Grant statutory defined pension scheme to the employees recruited after 1.1.2004 and withdraw the PFRDA Bill from Parliament.

3. Implement the Board of Arbitration Awards.

4.Remove the arbitrary 5% ceiling and 3 years condition on compassionate appointment and withdraw court cases and absorb all waitlisted RRR candidates.

5. Implement the revision of bonus ceiling @ 3500/- in the case of all personnel employed by the Government including casual/contingent and daily rated workers and Grameen Dak Sewaks. Replace adhoc bonus with the PLB and remove the 60 days ceiling.

Place here the department specific


(before serving the strike notice)