The strike has been called by AIBEA or AIBOA
which have members in certain areas of our bank.
's secretary general, was quoted as saying that the bank officers' demands had been presented to the government in November 2011.
, in its confirmed opinion, keeping in mind the banking expansion, as 52 percent of population of the country is not having access to banking facilities, demands the government not to give consent to proposal mooted by SBI management," the union said in a statement.
In a statement, the AIBOA
said, 'The growing concern of the existing workforce is hovering around host of issues...compulsory conversion of Scale III officers under C2C concept, outsourcing of the banking functions, discrimination in performance linked bonus, non-recruitment of staff against permanent vacancies, tax exemption in the matter pension.'
Four bank unions-All India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA), Bank Employees Federation of India (BEFI), All India Bank Officers' Association (AIBOA
) and National Union of Bank Employees (NUBE) - led the strike on Thursday.
Delvita was second, with Aiboa
a further nose away in third.
The All India Bank Officers' Association (AIBOA
) has opposed the move by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to issue licenses to open small and payment banks.
AIBEA General Secretary C H Venkatachalam said, the bank employees belonging to All India Bank Employees' Association (AIBEA) and All India Bank Officers' Association (AIBOA
) have on a day's strike refusing to accept the merger.
The All India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA), Bank Employees Federation of India (BEFI), the All India Bank Officers Association (AIBOA
) and National Union of Bank Employees (NUBE) initiated the strike call.