IDA INCREASED 4.8% FROM 1-1-2022

Friday, 1 July 2022


The Executive Meeting of STR Division was held on the Afternoon of 28.06.2022 under the president ship of Com. A. Sugumaran Dist.President. 16 office bearers participated. Com.Sundarakrishnan welcomed all. This is the 3rd executive meeting. One minute silence was observed. President told that Circle conference will be held on 7th and 8th August and before that we have to conduct Dist conference. Dist.Secy enquired various Mandapams. All Mandapams charges Rs 1 lakh. Com.Muthialu, Kalidasan and Sundarakrishnan went and enquired. Finally, they identified that AC hall at Jeevana Jothi hall at Egmore is suitable. Bus facility from Egmore station, share auto from Egmore and Nungambakkam Station is available. Hall has the capacity of 180 to 200. Rent is Rs 10000 only. Executive has approved the proposal of  conducting the conference on 29th July at Jeevana Jothi hall from 10 Am for one day session. Decided to invite all the CHQ office bearers at Chennai, CP, CS, CT TN Circle, All CIRCLE OFFICE BEARERS at Chennai, CS Chennai TD, Joint CCA, Sr.GM STR, GM HR TNCO. Com.Ramanarayanan sent 3 demands 1.providing mask to all delegates at Salem Circle.   Will be taken care. 2.Migration to SAMPANN has to be stopped....Not only to Telecom Pensioner. This is the policy of Government for all departments both Central/State Govt. 3.Periodical Adalat will be conducted. Will be taken up with CCA through Circle Assn. Com.K.Muthialu.  and A Sugumaran  mentioned about the message sent by Com.Sethuraman. Com.A.Sugumaran told about our meeting with Pr.Commissioner Income TAx. They replied that Assn can not take up the issue. Issue differs with individual and affected individual has to appeal to CPPC. CHQ also wrote a letter to DOT. AS it is a software problem, combined catagories of leave period, decision from CBDT is awaited by CPPC Bangalore. A few of  our comrades got cleance and demand withdrawn. Executive decided Report of DIST.SECY and Audited Report of Treasurer should be completed and same will be discussed in the next Executive which is scheduled tentatively on 22nd July 2022. Executive proposed to conduct the next monthly meeting at Flower bazaar building as conducted earlier. Meeting ended with the Vote of Thanks by Com.Narasimman ADS.

Thursday, 30 June 2022


May, 2022  AICPI IW is 129 points. That means an in crease of 1.3 points over April index. If we convert it to 2001 = 100 it comes to 371.52. Avrerage of Mar, Apr, may Indexes ( (2001= 100) come to 367.39. Therefore IDA from July,2022 will be 190.8 i.e, an increase of 5.5%. 

TOTAL IDA FROM 1-7-22 IS   190.8% 

Friday, 17 June 2022


The Monthly meeting of STR DIVISION was conducted under the chairmanship of Com.A. Sugumaran District president. 125 comrades participated in the meeting. One minute silence on behalf of the demise of our 4 comrades and the demise of dependants  of 2 of our comrades. S.Sundarakrishñan,  Dist.Secretary welcomed all. Com.A.Sugumaran in his presidential address elaborately told about the position of the extra increment case, pension revision case. He also told that after the meeting of our CHQ officers with Hon.MOC at New  Delhi, the file started moving and discussions in progress. our office bearers are pursuing extra increment case with Est.section at DOT. Dist.Secretary in his report told about family welfare news of our comrade and greeted all.14 new members joined after April meeting and the total membership is 1569. He elaborately told about KYP and SAMPANN migration. Members need not get panic or worry. As asked by CCA office, this can be sent by either mail or Post or by hand and put in the box available. SAMPANN Migration plan. Form 16 availability in SAMPANN PORTAL. details about proposed Mela on Pensioners ID Card. CGHS activities etc. Com.A.Sugumaran told about the necessity of paying Rs.50/- per each member for the ALL India Conference and payment Rs 1300 as delegate fee for 30 members and paying Rs 1000 as delegate fee for 60 delegates for circle and expenditure for our DIST.CONFERENCE to be held during JULY. SO, an appeal is given to  donate Minimum amt of Rs 300 per member. Our regular meeting on 2nd Tuesday July will not be held. It will be conducted as Dist.Conference either  28th or 29th JULY. Dist Executive MTG will be held earlier to that.

 Com.Muthialu DY.GS  in his speech told that maximum delegates have to attend Circle as well as ALL INDIA conference. Circle conference is proposed at Salem on 7th and 8th August. Delegates will be arranged accomodation for 2 days from 7th morning. He informed the details of train timings and it's fare. He informed delegates for reserving tickets for their journey. He told delegates  can contact either Sundarakrishnan or Deenadayalan after reaching Salem. Comrades who attained 70/80 years of age during 2020 and 2021 were felicitated by presenting Towel. It was very pleasure. 26 persons gave their name for delegates to CIRCLE CONFERENCE. COM.Deenadayalan gave vote of thanks.