A delegation consisting of office bearers of ")for Micro, Small And Medium Enterprises,Mr K H Muniyappa called on the Union Minister for telecommunication Mr Kapil Sibal in on Feb-06 and appealed the Union Government for of Gramin Dak Sevaks" led by the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge
1) Proportionate Wages (By all Means)
2) GDS (Service Discharge ) is to be restructured as similar to contributory pension scheme of Central 10% contribution from TRCA of GDS Employees and matching amount from Government should be ordered. Now it is Rs. 200/- at flat rate.
3) GDS gratuity is to be revised maximum as 16.5 times.
4) In the case of maternity grant the scheme should be restructured so as to get them the benefit now granted to regular employees. i.e., six months maternity leave + two years child care leave for 2 child births.