Today On 03/08/2014 RIKS (BMS) deligates met with SAIL Chairmen, Mr. C S Verma at Rourkela Guest House. Chairman greatly emphasized on maximising the production target as the profit on 1st quater has already been decreased. Mr Dilip Pattanaik ( General Secretary of Steel federation) clearly figured out major drawbacks in RSP modernization projects like BF5, SMS-II, Coke Oven Battery 6 and SP-III ect and cleared that employees are not rather its the machine and mangement the sole cause of losses in RSP. Mr Uttam Ku. DasMajumdar (President of RIKKS) raised the issues regarding trainees benefits and pointed out how this chapter been completly neglected on NJCS signed on 1st july 2014.. Mr. Bikash Haldar (Deputyl General Secretary of RIKKS) briefed on employees health issues and demanded for best quality treatment, medicine and posting of expert doctors in IGH (Ispat General Hospital) in Rourkela. Also present on the meeting are Mr. Pravat K. Behera ( Secretary SMS-II) and Mr. Radhakanta Mishra ( Advisor - RIKKS)
On 23/07/2014 evening we celebrates our (BMS) foundation day with a huge gathering of employees of Rourkela Steel Plant. At 19:15 hrs flag hoisting was done followed by "deepa prajyolana".Mr Dilip Pattanaik ( General Secretary of Steel federation), Mr Rajendra Ku. Mohanta ( Treasurer of Steel federation), Mr Uttam Ku. DasMajumdar (President of RIKKS), Mr. Himanshu Bal (General Secretary of RIKKS) Mr. Bikash Haldar (Deputy General Secretary of RIKKS)and Mr. Vivek Mohanta (Working President of RIKKS) addressed on BMS idology.
On 24/06/2014 evening RIKKS(BMS) lead by sri Rajendra Mahanta and Sri Himansu Sekhar Bal had a meeting with minister (state) of Steel/Mines/labour and employment Hon. Vishnu Dev Sai in a very cordial atmosphere in his govt residence at north avenue New Delhi and later with Hon. cabinet min for Steel Mr Narendra Singh Tomer. Both the members assured us that, their ministry has already cleared the formalities for implementation of NJCS. They also gave instruction to chairman to clear the njcs as soon as possible. They also assured us that, the possibilities to re-constitute the njcs is being found out.
On 16/06/2014 RIKKS executive body met with Hon. Ministry of State. Vishnu Deo Sai ( Mines, Steel, Labour and Employment ) at Raigarh and had a detail discussion on issues like NJCS, Arrear payment, delayed Union election at RSP & other Labour related issues. Seeing the importantance of the matter the Minister invited the body for further discussion at New Delhi before the Steel Ministry on 23rd Jun 2014.
On 15/06/2014 BMS organised a grand welcome ceremony to welcome the Hon. Ministry Of Tribal Affairs. Mr.Jual Orma to his home land. Our RIKKS General Secretary Mr. Himanshu Sekher Bal is having a brief discussion with Hon. Minister at our BMS office. Also a Memorandum has given regarding delay in NJCS and Union election at RSP. Before attending the ceremony Hon. Minister has already taken steps to quicken the election order form respective Govt.Depatment.
On 06/03/2014 at 16:00 hrs a mass demonstration with a huge gathering of non-executives of RSP was conducted on behalf of better NJCS Pay scale settlement and earliest payment of arrears at the earliest.Our RIKKS (BMS) General secretary Mr.Himanshu Bal strongly opposed the existing pay scale offered by SAIL management & addressed the unlawful activities of NJCS leaders.