ALL INDIA BANK OFFICERS’ CONFEDERATION
(Registered under the Trade Unions Act 1926, Registration No: 3427/Delhi)
State Bank Buildings, St. Mark’s Road, Bangalore – 560 001
CIRCULAR NO.75 23rd August, 2012
TO ALL AFFILIATES/MEMBERS:
ALL INDIA STRIKE IN BANKING INDUSTRY ON
22ND AND 23RD AUGUST, 2012
The strike call given by the UFBU was a thunderous success. Two
days strike action on 22nd and 23rd August, 2012 was marked by mass
rallies demonstrations and attended by large number of Bank employees
and Officers in front of Head Offices, Administrative Officers and Branches
all over the country. More than 10 lac employees and officers working in
the Banking Industry comprising of Public Sector and Private Sector Banks
struck work demanding for early resolution of the following issues.
OPPOSING BANKING SECTOR REFORMS.
OPPOSING UNILATERAL IMPLEMENTATION OF KHANDELWAL
OPPOSING OUTSOURCING OF BANK JOBS.
OPPOSING ARBITRARY GUIDELINES ON HR ISSUES.
OPPOSING CLOSURE OF RURAL BRANCHES.
DEMANDING SETTLEMENT OF LONG PENDING DEMANDS.
2. The mass rallies held all over the country were addressed by the
leaders of UFBU who condemned the lackadaisical approach of IBA and the
Government on the issues raised by the UFBU, which have far reaching
ramifications on the future of the Banking Industry.
3. We heartily congratulate our comrades all over the country for their
whole hearted efforts in making the strike action a big success and for the
solid show of strength.
4. We also thank all the Officers in financial sector who have extended
fraternal support to our struggle. We shall keep you informed for further
With militant greetings.