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The 2nd biennial Circle Conference held at Saraswat Association Hall, Chennai was inaugurated by Com.V A N Namboodiri, Advisor on 30-09-2019. The advancement of AIBDPA as a mighty pensioners organisation, the struggles conducted to achieve the genuine demands, present crisisis of BSNL, pension revision , International Pensioners Day on 01-10-2019 etc were explained in the inaugural address. Delivering the keynote address, Com.K G Jayaraj, General Secretary congratulated the circle branch for the advanceent made and exhorted to further strengthen the organization considering the vast potential. Com.K Raghavendran, General Secretary , AIPRPA recalled the sacrifices made by the leaders of the P&T Trade Union movement and the glorious struggles waged for the just demand of the workers.

Coms.N Kuppusamy, Circle Secretary, Tamil Nadu, M.Kanniappan, Circle Secretary, BSNLEU, T. Kasi, Circle Secretary, BSNLCCWF and E. Natarajan, Circle President, BSNLEU greeted the conference.

Com.B. Subramaniam, Circle Presedent controlled the proceedings. Com.G S Narasimhan, Circle Secretary welcomed all the participants and presented the report on activities. Com.N V N Balakrishnan, Treasurer presented the audited accounts. There was an active discussion and the issues raised by the comrades were replied both by the General Secretary and Circle Secretary. Thereafter the report and accounts were adopted.

However the proceedings including election of office bearers could not be completed as the hall had to be vacated by 6 PM and was adjourned.