IDA DECREASED 0.2% FROM 1-1-2024 - TOTAL 215.4%

Friday 29 May 2020


Our Member V. Ganapathy, SDE TN MVM shifted his house from KEELKATTALAI to NANMANGALAM, KOVILAMBAKKAM. He applied for shifting of his residential free service telephone connection from Keelkattalai TO NANMANGALAM, KOVILAMBAKKAM. The JTO Keelkattalai informed him that the connection cannot be given and given a Non Feasibility letter to him. Then he applied to CHTD to give him a FREE POSTPAID MOBILE SIM CONNECTION CARD PLAN 99/- inleau of free Landline coonection citing the recent BSNL Order No. 2-2/2019-PHA dt. 20-3-2020.
There was no response from CHTD. He has given a complaint in CPENGRAMS website about his grievance. He has received a FREE Rs.99/- POSTPAID PLAN SIM No. 9444496654 now instead of his free LANDLINE CONNECTION facility. We congratulate our member Com V. Ganapathy for his tireless efforts to get his Mobile sim in-lieu his LANDLINE CONNECTGION.
We request our other members who are residing in non-feasibility areas can also apply for FREE POSTPAID SIM CONNECTION.   Please see below for the BSNL ORDER for free mobile sim order.


Sri. W.V RANGANATHAN CAO TNC  CHENNAI-6  had  opted for VRS and  retired on  31-01-2020.  He has now joined our AIBSNLPWA, STR Division AS A LIFE MEMBER . We welcome him whole heartedly and wish him a healthy, happy, lengthy, wealthy and a peaceful retired life.  
His Mobile No:   94861 06098

Thursday 28 May 2020

Smt. MALLIKA .S. AGM STSR GUINDY CHENNAI 32 had opted for VRS and  retired on  31-01-2020. She has joined our AIBSNLPWA STR Division as a Life Member. We welcome her whole heartedly and wish her a happy, healthy, lengthy, wealthy and a peaceful retired life.  
Her Mobile no is 94861 05739

Wednesday 27 May 2020

Congratulations to all our District Secretaries and Circle Secretaries.  But for the nationwide Lockdown we could have crossed the figure of 50000 life membership in March 2020 itself.The momentum will  be regained once the normalcy is restored.
                                                                    ....P S R

Sri G. Gurumurthy, DGM Acceptance Testing T&D Circle, Chennai retired on 31-12-2005 joined our STR DIVISION as LIFE MEMBER from today. We welcome him to our STR DIVISION wholeheartedly.

The Marriage Function of our Member Sri C. Varatharajan's (RSA, STR, CNI) Grand Daughter Sow: S. Srividhya with Chi: K.R. Shreyas was held today (27-5-2020) in Bangalore. STR DIVISION Conveys its best wishes to the newly married couple. The marriage was video streamed live from Bangalore. We have captured these pictures from the live video stream from CHENNAI.

Thursday 21 May 2020

Wednesday 20 May 2020


We regret to inform that our Member Com C K Gokulakrishnan, Retd SSS, STR CNI aged 71 years passed away today evening 5 PM (20-5-2020) due to heart attack. Cremation tomorrow 21-5-2020   3 P.M.  We convey our heartfelt condolences to his family members. His address: No.149 3rd block 4th street KKD Nagar Kodungaiyur CHENNAI-600118.  Contact Phone Number: 9445378424,  9884646662

Tuesday 12 May 2020

February, March, April 2020ல்,  60 வயதை நிறைவு செய்தவர்கள் சம்பந்தபட்ட BSNL  அலுவலகத்தில் Form 1A  கொடுக்க வேண்டும்

Thursday 7 May 2020


There are 3 methods for giving life certificates for SAMPANN PENSIONERS.

1. They can directly go to CCA OFF in Chennai and give their LIFE CERTIFICATES.

2. There are authorized JEEVAN PRAMAAN AGENTS in Chennai and other towns in  all cities in Tamilnadu.  You can find them from our CCA TN WEBSITE. Open CCATN.GOV.IN website and click the leftside rolling message for “LIST OF CSC IN TAMILNADU. There are 9066 agents throughout Tamilnadu. Or you can find them from JEEVAN PRAMAAN WEBISTE. Please go to JEEVAN PRAMAAN website. Click the ‘LOCATE A CENTRE” link. Use the pin code option and put your pincode there.   All the agents in your area will be displayed with their mobile phone numbers. They will complete your LIFE CERTIFICATE formalities from their offices or homes. SAMPANN PENSIONERS can get their DIGITAL LIFE CERTIFICATE  from them.  They may charge Rs.50/- or something for the service.

You can find a AGENT from your area and go to him and get your digital life certificate. You should carry your PPO, AADHAAR CARD, BANK PASSBOOK, your mobile phone. Your aadhaar card should be linked with your mobile number. They will complete the process and give you a printed digital life certificate. You can send it to CCA OFF either by post or by email.  They may ask some question to you while entering your data in their computer.

Please tell them that    1.  Your type of pension :  Service   2.  Sanctioning Authority :  TELECOM 3. Disbursing agent:  DOT   4.  AGENCY :  CCA TN.
You can speak to him and complete your DIGITAL LIFE CERTIFICATE. Please send a copy of the DIGITAL LIFE CERTIFICATE to CCA TN email id.  or If you want us to give the agents particulars, you please WHATSAPP your PINCODE to my mobile mentioned below, I will send those list with their mobile number to your whatsapp.

Our Member, Sampaan Pensioner, Smt. Sarwar Jehan Chida, SDE, OL, STP CNI told us that her life certificate is due this month and asked us to help her to give life certificate. We suggested the above method and guided here. She completed the formalities today (7-5-2020) and submitted her digital life certificate to CCA TN. The agent charged her Rs.30/- only. (It depends upon agent to agent).

3. You can purchase a authorized finger print scanner and give digital life certificate from your house.   This method is most useful for handicapped, seriously ill patients and senior most old pensioners. The name of the authorized finger print scanner is MANTRA  MFS100. It costs  1800/-. You can order it in AMAZON online. We are using it and giving life certificate with it only for the past 3 years.   You can use your PC, Laptop or SMART PHONE for it.   Amongst the three gadgets, the SMART PHONE option is very easy to operate.

4. SAMPANN PENSIONERS throughout Tamilnadu can follow any one of the methods mentioned above.  Divisions can purchase it and use it for all pensioners 

5. If you want any help from us please contact:

S. Narasimhan, STR DIVISION,     Mobile 9444415150

Saturday 2 May 2020


Good Afternoon Comrades,Regarding the non receipt  of Pension by the VRS 2019 retirees,Circle Secretary already posted on 30th APRIL, Cheque has been given to SBI ADYAR by CCA on 29th itself. Payment will be made on 30th April. This was as per his telephonic conversation had with AO Pension. Some of our comrades informed that they received pension on 30th itself. Many of our comrades informing their non receipt of pension even today. We have been trying to contact OFFICERs in Dy CCA office and SBI ADYAR since Morning. Atlast we could be able to contact Manager SBI Adyar.As per his version, on 30th they were able to complete the NEFT Transaction 100% to State Bank Of India account .They could not establish connectivity with most of the other bank server. To Andhra bank and Canara bank  they were able to send. Some got accepted and more rejection. Yesterday was a Holiday. Since today morning they are resending the rejections and forwarding  the all the other banks like ICICI. Due to lock down with  meager staffs strength Bank is being operated. However BANK Manager assured that today he will be completing the NEFT Transfer to all banks. This information can be fed to our comrades.This is posted as per the approval of CS. Thanking you,