Name & Head Quarters
a) The Name of the Union shall be called in Tamil as
Tholai Thodarbu OoliyarMunnetra Sangam
and in English as
“Telecommunication EmployeesProgressive Union”.
b) The Head Quarters / Registered Office of the Union shall be at Sree SivamApartments, old No: 5/4, New No: 36/4, Vellala Street, Kodambakkam, Chennai600 024 and the Administrative Office of the Union shall be at Delhi.
Aims & Objects
1 To regulate the relations between the members and their employers2 To render help to the members by constitutional methods3 To secure to them fair conditions of life and work4 To endeavor to redress their grievances5 To provide relief to members against sickness, old age, unemploymentand death6 To endeavor to settle disputes between the members and theiremployers7 To promote the civic and political interests of members8 To co-operate and federate with organizations of workers’ having similarobjects9 To render efficient service to the Nation, and to actively participate inbuilding a society which is conscious of Duty, Dignity and Discipline?
All Employees / Workers in the establishment of BSNL, MTNL, VSNL and anyother Telecom Installations owned by Government of India, GovernmentUndertaking, and, other Private Telecom Installation on Basic Services.
4 Honorary Members
Persons not actually engaged or employed in the Industry with which the Union isconnected may be admitted as honorary members of the Union for the purposeof serving in the executive of the Union. The number of such honorary membersshall be less than half of the number of members in the Executive Committee ofthe Union.
5 Subscription / Failure to Pay Subscription /Restoration of Membership
a) Every ordinary member shall pay the subscription to the Union fixed bythe Head Quarters from timer to time. Any member who fails to pay thissubscription for three consecutive months shall cease to be a memberand shall forfeit his claims to any benefit from the Union from the date ofhis ceasing to be a member. The Executive Committee may, however,restore the membership of such a person if he pays off his arrears ofsubscription.b) The Subscription so paid by the members will be collected by the HeadQuarters of the Union and apportioned between various levels of theUnion in a ratio fixed by the Central Executive Committee.