UFBU meeting was held on 23.5.2013 at New Delhi in the AIBEA Office. Com. Ashwani Rana, (General Secretary of NOBW) presided over the meeting. All the nine constituent unions were present in the meeting.
The meeting pointed out that while the UFBU would always willing to discuss any issue raised by the IBA with an open mind, the same cannot take precedence over the demands for wage revision.
Meeting with Chairman, IBA :-
In the afternoon, the UFBU representatives met Mr. K.R. Kamath, Chairman, IBA in his office in Punjab National Bank, Head Office,
. Mr. T.M. Bhasin, CMD, Indian Bank and
Chairman of the negotiating Committee, Mr. Rajiv Rishi, ED, Indian Bank and Mr.
R.K. Sethi, ED, PNB were also present. Delhi
In this meeting, we took up the following issues with him.
i. Wage revision should be expedited in a time bound manner.
ii. The number of representatives participating in the Talks with IBA needs to be reviewed and revised.
iii. The procedure of discussions by IBA with UFBU constituents should not undergo any change and the earlier pattern to continue.
Based on UFBU’s letter to IBA, the compassionate ground appointment scheme should be introduced at the earliest as it has been already delayed inordinately.