INCOME TAX EMPLOYEES FEDERATION
Manishinath Bhawan A/2/95 Rajouri Garden,New Delhi. 110 027.
Telefax. 2510 5321; 6543 1807
President: K.P. Rajagopal. Secretary General: Ashok B Shalunke
Dated: 17th August, 2010.
Secretariate meeting and decisions
The Secretariate of the ITEF met on 12/08/2010 at New Delhi. The decisions taken at the meeting are given hereunder :
1) It discussed the discussions held with the Chairman, CBDT and other officials on 04/08/2010 and the decisions taken by the JCA to await the official minutes. The meeting noted that on quite a number of issues, the Board has taken a positive attitude. The official minutes received by fax was placed before the meeting. The Secretariate noted that the following follow-up action would be needed.
(a) To approach the Board to take expeditious action needed to operationalise the mobile phone facility for which approval have been given by the Finance Minister.
(b) The Examination issues having been settled satisfactorily, it is to be ensured that the Directorate issues orders without further delay.
(c) The DI(HRD) issues a Recruitment Rule for MTS (Multi Tasking Staff) so that the existing vacancies can be filled up.
(d) Instructions are issued by the Board to the CCITs to publish the seniority list by 30th November, 2010.
(e) The ITEF seeks a meeting with the Member(Personnel) in the matters concerning the deployment of staff at CPC, Bangalore.
(f) When the DPC for ACIT are finalized and the promotions effected it should be ensured that the CBDT writes to all CCITS to effect consequential promotions in the grade of Inspectors and below.
(g) ITEF will get in touch with the leaders of ITGOA to have a Central JCA meeting to consider the minutes and take appropriate decisions.
The Secretariate authorized the Secretary General and the President to take appropriate view in the meeting of Central JCA. All the Circle General Secretaries are requested to download the copy of minutes from www.irsofficersonline.org and have their views elicited before the proposed Central JCA meeting slated for 26th August, 2010.
2) The Secretariate considered the decision taken by the Confederation to organize a days strike on 7th September 2010 alongwith the working class in the country. It was decided to endorse the strike call unanimously and to ensure that cent percent of ITEF members do participate in the Strike Action as was the case in the past especially on 20/08/2008. The Secretary General was asked to get in touch with Com. Rajesh Menon to explore the possibilities of the Officers joining the Strike in the light of the correspondence the Secretary General of the Confederation had with him.
The Secertariate decided to serve the Strike Notice as per the directive of the Confederation on the 10 point Charter of Demands. The Circle General Secretaries will be asked to submit the copy of the Strike Notice(for information) to the concerned CCIT(CCA) latest by 23rd August 2010. The Secretariate also decided to request the Circle General Secretaries to campaign amongst the employees to popularize the 10 point Charter of Demands and to elicit their participation in the Strike Action. The Circle General Secretaries are also requested to deploy the requisite number of delegates to the conventions and rallies organized by the respective State Committees of the Confederation. The campaign material on the demands is being placed on the Confederation website (www.confederationhq.blogspot.com) . The Central Trade Union alongwith other independent Federations will be organizing Central rallies on 06/09/2010. ITEF members may be requested to support such rallies.
3) The Secretariate requested the Gujarat Circle to take necessary organizational decisions to host the next All India Conference. The possibility will be explored to hold the next CWC meeting in Mumbai.
4) The Secretary General was requested to take up the following issues with the Board.
(a) to ensure that the DG(Inv.) Bhopal relieve the Inspectors who are under orders of Transfer
(b) the depleted strength of Inspectors in the office of the DG(Inv.) Bhopal
The Central JCA is scheduled to meet on 26th August 2010 at New Delhi to take appropriate decisions on the ongoing agitation. A meeting has been fixed with the Member(P) on 31st August 2010 to discuss the ITEF proposal on CPC functioning. The decision taken by the Board on Examination matters has been decided to be placed on the departmental website by the Directorate. The request of the ITEF to permit candidates who had exhausted 10 chances and crossed the age limit is being considered by the Board separately.
Ashok B. Salunkhe