Dear Shri. Arun Jaitley Ji,
I would like to bring to your kind attention that the concerns of State of Kerala, the employees of the State Bank of Travancore and the customers of the bank, raised before the merger of SBT with SBI seem to be vindicated by the post merged developments.
Now aggrieved by certain measures taken by SBI that has affected adversely the trade union rights, service conditions and the customers, the Travancore State Bank Employees Association has started sathyagraha on 19th July and the agitation is continuing. The main grievance is that without notice the management has de recognised the union and that despite the directions of the Division Bench of the Hon’ble High Court, the bank is yet to implement the cheque off facility. (more…)