We reproduce below the communique received from RBEWA
Resigned Bank Employees Welfare association is Registered body for the cause of Bank Employees to whom Pension option is denied in 9th Settlement.
The RBEWA has already filed WP in Delhi High Court for the Same. ( WPC 7413 of 2011) The WP is admitted & Next date is 01/05/2012. The WP respondents are 31 Banks & MOF & IBA. The membership is still open till submission of final list to High Court.
1) Employees Resigned between 29/09/1995 till 27/04/2010 on completion of qualifying service of 15 years & above can join the group.
2) The Membership is open to all the resigned Bank Employees having completed service of more than 15 years & only from the following Bank:-
· Andhra Bank * Allahabad Bank Canara Bank Central Bank of India · Bank of Maharashtra * Bank of India * Bank of Baroda * Dena Bank · Union Bank of India * United Bank of India * Indian Bank * Syndicate Bank · Ratnakar Bank *Bank of Rajsthan * Karnataka Bank * Ing Vysya Bank · Federal Bank * South India Bank *Catholic Syrean Bank *Corporation Bank *Indian Overseas Bank *Oriental Bank of Commerce * Punjab National Bank *Punjab & Sindh Bank *UCO Bank *Vijaya Bank *State Bank of Mysore * State Bank of Patiala *State Bank of Hyderabad *State Bank of Indore *Laxmi Vilas Bank
The meeting of the Bank Resignee is organised at Hotel " Sahil Khitij " Tilak Road, Opposite of Maratha Chamber of Commerce, Swargate Pune on Sunday 08/04/2012, to brief the progress in the matter. Similarly the RBEWA is planning to file WP in Mumbai High Court for Pension Option to OSR VRS Optees & in the said meeting 45 VRS Optees are attending to join the WP. Any Bank employee Resignee OR OSR VRS Optee can attend the meeting & join the battle. Members are requested to confirm their attendence by calling undersigned to make the arrangements.
Thanks & Regards
Pathak R K
It was further clarified that OSR VRS optee from any where in India can be a joint petitioner to the contemplated suit.