A delegation of AIIEA consisting of Com. Ramesh, Joint Secretary, AIIEA and Clement Xavier Das, General Secretary of SCZIEF met Shri M.R. Kumar, ED (Personnel) who was on an official visit to Hyderabad on 8th January 2014.
The delegation discussed the issues of Wage Revision, One more option for Pension, Recruitment, Improvements in Mediclaim policy (including a floater policy and cashless treatment) and other issues including the residual RPTs issue.
ED (P) informed that LIC management is making all efforts with the Government to clinch the issue of one more option for Pension including the latest effort a week ago.
He also informed that recruitment process for Assistants is being worked out and the legal issues are being sorted out in this area.
He also informed that improvements in Mediclaim policy are being addressed and that the CO would be discussing with the insurer on this issue.
On the issue of wage revision, he said that LIC is in touch with government on this issue for starting the discussion.
On the issue of residual RPTs, he informed that the issue will be reviewed further.
The issue relating to Asansol/Burdwan temporary employees was also discussed and the delegation also stressed upon the need for Class IV recruitment in the Northern Zone.
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