BHARAT SANCHAR NIGAM LIMITED
(A GOVT. OF INDIA ENTERPRISE)
O/O CHIEF GENERAL MANAGER, T.N.CIRCLE
NO.16, NEW ADMINISTRATIVE BUILDING,
GREAMS ROAD, CHENNAI-600 006.
No.TSA/1-8/2019/VRS/PART-I/5 dated at Chennai the 29/01/2020
All BA Heads in TN Circle
Sub : BSNL VRS-2019 – Acceptance of VR Options – Community Dispute cases -reg.
The Voluntary Retirement (VR) options in respect of the employees in whose cases Community Certificate verification is pending before the State Level Scrutiny Committee (SLSC) are yet to be accepted by the competent authority concerned.
In this connection, approval of competent authority is hereby conveyed for accepting the VR options of such employees provisionally with the following conditions:
1. A note regarding the pendency of community certificate verification before the SLSC shall be made by the competent authority in the VR Acceptance Order
2. The employee concerned shall be paid provisional pension. The other retirement benefits viz DCRG, Commuted Value of Pension and Ex-gratia and Leave Encashment shall be withheld till the outcome of community certificate verification by State Level Scrutiny Committee as per the existing procedure.
3. If any adverse verification report is received after retirement of such employees under BSNL VRS-2019, suitable action/ Disciplinary action shall be initiated according to the relevant rules/ regulations.
Further, in respect of the executives whose community status is under verification before SLSC and whose VR Options have already been accepted by BSNL Corporate Office/ Circle Office, the pendency of community verification may kindly be indicated in the VR Acceptance Order issued by BSNL Corporate Office/ Circle Office before serving those orders to the executives and acknowledgement taken from them.
In all the community dispute cases, separate letters may kindly be sent to Principal CCA DoT Cell regarding pendency of community verification status to withhold the retirement benefits as per the existing procedure.
Copy to: PGM (F) TN Circle Office
Assistant General Manager (Staff),
O/o CGM, BSNL, TN Circle Chennai