To: All Zonal/Divisional Units:
Sub: Discussions held with Management at Central Office
All India Life represented by Shri Manohar Viegas, General Secretary, Shri Ganesh Nayak, Joint
Secretary, Shri B.T. Khandekar, President, Mumbai D.O. Unit-I and Shri Arun Mane, Mumbai Unit met Shri
Sharad Shrivastva, E.D.(Personnel), Ms. T.S. Hindoyar, Chief (Personnel) and Shri M.C. Chaturvedi,
Secretary (ER) on 18
January 2017 at CO/Mumbai. The following issues were discussed.
1) All India Life conveys the bitter feelings of the LIC Employees at Ground Level:
At the beginning of the discussions itself, All India Life Delegation didn’t mince words in conveying the
feelings of the employees at the ground level.
a) Expresses strong resentment and anger over non-fulfillment of assurances
pertaining to last wage settlement.
b) No Information Sharing Session with the Employees’ Representatives since
the last wage settlement
c) Lowered the morale and created a feeling of mistrust by efforts to push TMP through various
d) Diamond Jubilee Year passed out without any mementos to the employees.
2) Management’s Admission and Defensive to the feelings of the Employees:
i) On Agreed Pending Benefits –
At the outset, Shri Sharad Srivastav, E.D.(P) while reacting to the All India Life Delegation concern on
behalf of the employees, admitted that the issue of 5 Days Week as per GIPSA, Accumulation up to 270
days and Paternity Leave which were agreed in principle during the last wage settlement could not be
notified till date due to inordinate delay by the Ministry in taking a decision to that effect.