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Saturday, August 31, 2013

Com. Sarat Ch. Bai, APM, Bhubaneswar GPO retired

Com Sarat Ch. Bai, APM, Bhubaneswar GPO and member AIPEU, Group-C, Bhubaneswar Divisional branch retired today on attaining the age of superannuation.
The members of AIPEU, Group-C, Bhubaneswar Divisional branch wish Com. Bai a happy and peaceful retired life.

Com. Gautam Kumar Pathy expired

        Com. Gautam Kumar Pathy, O A, PSD, Bhubaneswar – 751007 and an active member of AIPEU, Group-C, Bhubaneswar Divisional branch who was suffering from throat cancer expired today morning at about 7.30 hours. Com Pathy has left behind him his wife and two grown up children (one son and one daughter, both unmarried and unemployed)

        With intense grief, the members of AIPEU, Group-C, Bhubaneswar Division pray Lord Jagganath to shower His unending blessings over the bereaved family members of Com. Pathy to bear with this irreparable loss.

        Let the departed soul rest in eternal peace.

Shri R C Behera, Manager, Postal Stores Depot while attended the funeral ceremony with Com. B Samal Divisional Secretary, AIPEU, Gr.-C, Bhubaneswar Division handed over the immediate financial assistance to Smt. Laxmi Devi, wife of late Com. G K Pathy at the latter's residence on behalf of the Department.

Friday, August 30, 2013

Post Offices for Women

The objective for opening of all women post offices in the country is to lay focus on women’s empowerment and to achieve Departments objectives and mission to sustain its position as the largest postal network in the world. It is an effort to integrate gender equality and women’s empowerment for good governance by ensuring that women employees working at various levels in the Department have a real voice in the decision making of the Department as well as have a role in the management of post offices in the country. The all women post offices are the post office where all employees are women and they have been given the responsibility of managing the events of the post offices. This is done with a view to promote leadership and managerial qualities in women employees of the Department. These post offices are opened in major cities and at present 34 all women post offices are functioning in the country. These post offices are functioning within the postal network of the Department in the country and not a separate set up of post offices. 

Besides this, from customers’ perspective, Post Offices offer products and services like small savings, postal life insurance and other mail related products which are used by the common man. All Women Post Office offers a secured environment to our woman customers from all strata of society to transact postal business with a level of comfort and familiarity with women employees of the Department. 

This information was given by Dr. Smt. Killi Kruparani, Minister of State for Communications and Information Technology in a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha today.

Source : PIB

Strengthening of Railways E-Ticketing Website

Next Generation e-ticketing system is under development by Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS) to be used on Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation Ltd. (IRCTC) website which would support 7200 e-tickets per minute. 

This would have high performance and seamless access even at peak time and have high availability and business continuity, scalability to cater to future growth and security to prevent frauds and unauthorized access. The estimated cost is Rs. 68.97 crore. 

This information was given by the Minister of State for Railways Shri Kotla Jaya Surya Prakash Reddy in written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today. 
Source : PIB

Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers (CPI-IW) July 2013

According to a press release issued today by the Labour Bureau, Ministry of Labour & Employment the All-India CPI-IW for July, 2013 rose by 4 points and pegged at 235 (two hundred and thirty five). On 1-month percentage change, it increased by 1.73 per cent between June and July compared with 1.92 per cent between the same two months a year ago. 

The largest upward pressure to the change in current index came from Food group contributing 1.99 percentage points to the total change. At item level, Rice, Fish Fresh, Goat Meat, Milk, Onions, Chillies Green, Potato, Tomato & other Vegetables. Electricity Charges, Firewood, Bus Fare, Petrol, etc. are responsible for the rise in index. However, this was compensated to some extent by Groundnut Oil, Primary and secondary School Fees putting downward pressure on the index. 

The year-on-year inflation measured by monthly CPI-IW stood at 10.85 per cent for July, 2013 as compared to 11.63 per cent for the previous month and 9.84 per cent during the corresponding month of the previous year. Similarly, the Food inflation stood at 14.10 per cent against 14.86 per cent of the previous month and 11.27 per cent during the corresponding month of the previous year. 

At centre level, Giridih recorded the highest increase of 16 points each followed by Kodarma (11 points), Durgapur (10 points) and Jharia, Surat, Ghaziabad and Godavarikhani (9 points each). Among others, 8 points rise was registered in 7 centres, 7 points in 6 centres, 6 points in 10 centres, 5 points in 6 centres, 4 points in 7 centres, 3 points in 8 centres, 2 points in 6 centres, and 1 point in five centres. On the contrary, Faridabad reported a decline of 6 points followed by Madurai (5 points), Coonoor (3 points), Tiruchirapally (2 points) and 5 other centres by 1 point each. Rest of the 7 centres’ indices remained stationary. 

The indices of 38 centres are above All-India Index and other 38 centres’ indices are below national average. The index of Jabalpur and Ghaziabad centre remained at par with all-India index. 

The next index of CPI-IW for the month of August, 2013 will be released on Monday, 30 September, 2013. The same will also be available on the office website 

Source : PIB

Grievances Related to Family Pension

As on 23.08.2013, no grievance relating to non-payment of arrears of family pension which are registered in System in pending at CPAO level. 

As per information available with the Central Pension Accounting Office (CPAO), during the period from 25.03.2011 to 22.08.2013, 541 numbers of grievances relating to family pension were registered with CPAO. Out of these, 200 numbers of grievances were registered during the current year 2013. All grievances were forwarded to authorized Central Pension Processing Centre and concerned Pay & Accounts Office/Head of Office and were monitored by CPAO till settlement. 

This was stated by Minister of State for Finance, Shri Namo Narain Meena in written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today. 

Source : PIB

NFPE leaders met the new Chief PMG, Odisha Circle today

 Shri Tilak De, new Chief PMG, Odisha Circle on his chair
 Com. R N Dhal, Leader RJCM( Staff Side) welcoming the new Chief PMG
Com. R C Mishra, CS, P-III, Com. HK Mohanty, CS-R-IV, Com. B Samal ACS, P-III, Odisha Circle and others greeting the new Chief PMG

Transfer and posting of officers in JTS cadre of Odisha Circle

Department of Posts: India
Office of the Chief Postmaster General
Odisha Circle, Bhubaneswar – 751 001

No. ST/2-34(2)/2012                                                       Dated at Bhubaneswar, the 30-08-13

            The following transfers and posting of officers in JTS cadre are hereby ordered to have immediate effect.

Sl No
Name of the officer
Present place of posting
Place of posting on transfer
Sh. Aditya Kumar Nayak
SSPOs, Bhubaneswar Division
Cuttack City Division
Vice Sh. B C Mohanty proceeded on long leave
Sh. Subash Ch. Barik
SSPOs, Sundargarh Division
Bhubaneswar Division
Vice Sh. A K Nayak transferred

            The officer at Sl No 2 is not entitled to any TA/TP as the transfer is ordered on his request. Further posting of Sh. B C Mohanty will be issued  separately on expiry of his leave.

            Sh. S C Barik, SSPOs, Sundargarh Division will be relieved on joining of his substitute which is being ordered separately. Sh. A K Nayak on assuming charge of SSPOs, Cuttack City Division  will hold the additional charge of SSPOs, Bhubaneswar Division till joining of Sh. Barik.

            Relevant charge reports may be sent to all concerned in due course.

            This issues with the approval of the competent authority.

(B N Mishra)
Asst. Director(Staff)
O/o the Chief PMG, Odisha Circle
Copy for information and necessary action to:

The PMG, Berhampur / Sambalpur Region
The Director of Accounts(Postal), Cuttack
The SSPOs, Cuttack City / Bhubaneswar/ Sundargarh Division
The Senior Postmaster/ Postmaster, Cuttack GPO/ Bhubaneswar GPO/ Sundargarh HO
Sr PS to CPMG/PA to DPS(HQ)/ PA to DPS(BD)
Officers concerned
PF of officers concerned
Asst. Director(Staff)
O/o the Chief PMG, Odisha Circle

Use of integrity pact by Ministers/Department implementation of ARC recommendations.

Limited Departmental Competitive Examination for promotion to the cadre of IP 2012 held on 13th and 14th October, 2012- declarationof recasting/revised result thereof

Holding of Screening Committee for consideration of financial upgradation under MACP – Cases of Circle Office staff

It has been decided that a Review Screening Committee / Screening Committee for consideration of financial upgradation under MACP of PACO/MTS of Circle Office will be held at Circle Office, Bhubaneswar on 04.09.2013 at 1100 hours. 

As such Sri A K Nayak SSPOs, Bhubaneswar Division and Sri G C Sahoo, AD ( Estt), C O, Bhubaneswar have been requested to attend the committee. 

Odisha Circle Postal Carrom Selection for the year 2013-14.

Department of Posts, India
Office of the Chief Postmaster General, Odisha Circle

No .S. Cell/1-22/2013-14
Date: 29.08.2013

Odisha Circle Postal Carrom Selection for the year 2013-14.
It has been decided to hold the above mentioned  Circle level selection on  04th & 05th Sep 2013 in the Recreation Club, CO, Bhubaneswar. Entries of  the following officials have been considered for participation in the circle selection in singles events only. There will be no doubles selection.

Sri Subrat Naik, PA
Bargaon HO, Sundargarh-770016
Shri Srimant Nanda P. A.
Postal printing Press,  Bhubaneswar
Shri Rakhsak  Raj Bhitria,
HRO RMS ‘K’ Dn, Jharsuguda
Shri Subeg Rath, P.A.
O/O C P. M. G. Bhubaneswar
Shri Soumya Prakash Jena, SA
HRO RMS ‘K’ Dn, Jharsuguda
Shri Prasant Kumar Mahapatra, PA to PMG
O/o PMG, Sambalpur Region
Shri Sritam prusty, SA
HRO RMS ’N’ Dn, Cuttack
Shri Prafull Kumar Behera, Steno
O/o the SSPOs, Puri Dn
Sandhya Rani Swain, PA
Bhubaneswar GPO
Shri Kailash Chandra Sahoo, PA
Bhubaneswar GPO
Shri Suraj Singh, PA
Bhubaneswar GPO
Neelima Rout, PA
O/o the SSPOs, Bhubaneswar Dn
Shri Gopinath Kar, BE
O/o the SSPOs, Bhubaneswar Dn
Shri Pramod Ku. Behera, Bindery Assistant
Postal Printing Press, Bhubaneswar
Mandira Behera, PA
Balangir HO
Shri Tarani Ranjan Jena, PA
Balangir HO
Sasmita Devi,
O/o the SSPOs, Bhubaneswar
Shri  Mrutyunjaya Mohanty, Sr. Actt
O/o the DA(P), cuttack
Shri  Bishnu Narayan Mohanty, Sr. Actt.
O/o the DA(P), cuttack
Shri  Dhirendra Kumar praharaj, Sr Actt
O/o the DA(P), cuttack
Shri  J. K. Routray, Postmaster
Pipli LSG PO-752104, Bhubaneswar Dn
Shri  J. K. Mohapatra, O. A.
O/o the SSPOs, Bhubaneswar
Shri   Bhabesh Kumar Dalai, PA
CO, Bhubaneswar
Shri   S. Krishna Sethi, PA
CO, Bhubaneswar
Shri Jhasaketan Tripathy, SPM
Bhawanipatna HO.
Shri Rakhsak  Raj Bhitria,
HRO RMS ‘K’ Dn, Jharsuguda
Shri  Amos Chandra Pradhan, P.A.
Postal Printing Press, Bhubaneswar
Shri Rakhsak  Raj Bhitria,
HRO RMS ‘K’ Dn, Jharsuguda
Shri Subrat Kumar Ray, Bindery Asst.
PPP, Bhubaneswar
Shri Sarat Nayak, Gr-D
Bhubaneswar GPO
Shri Rakhsak  Raj Bhitria,
HRO RMS ‘K’ Dn, Jharsuguda
Sonali Priyadarsini, PA
O/o the SSPOs, Bhubaneswar
Shri Danardan Naik, B. Asst.
PPP, Bhubaneswar
Neelima Rout, PA
Bhubaneswar GPO
Shri Kedar Nath Satpathy, PA
Berhampur HO.
Sri  Aditya Kumar Jena, PA
Cuttack GPO
Shri Uma Shankar Routray,  OMM
PPP, Bhubaneswar
Shri Danardan Naik, B. Asst.
PPP, Bhubaneswar
Shri Arakhita Muduli,
PPP, Bhubaneswar
Shri Ratnakar Dash, PTSO
PPP, Bhubaneswar
Shri Deepak Rout, BPM
Boringpadar BO, Kesinga SO
Shri Karunakar Mohalik, Off. machine Asst.
Postal printing Press, Bhubaneswar
Shri Damodar Panigrahi
Postal printing Press, Bhubaneswar
Shri Pragyan Shree
Khurda HO.
Shri Pradipta Ranjan Baral, OMM
Postal printing Press, Bhubaneswar
Shri Digambar Panda, PA
Circle Office, Bhubaneswar.
Shri Deepak Raj Samal, Waterman
Arunday Market MDG, Cuttack
Shri Chandan Ku. Das, PA
Circle Office, Bhubaneswar
Shri Amit Kumar Rana, PA
Koraput HO
Shri Barun Kumar Patra, SA
HRO RMS ‘N’ Dn, Cuttack
Shri Rabindra Kumar Sethi, Postmaster-II
Banki MDG-754008
Shri Shyam Sundar Patra, PA
Bhadrak HO
Shri Ajit Kumar, OA
O/o the SPOs, Bhadrak Dn
Chandrabati Das, O/S Cash
Bhadrak HO
Shri Swaroop Khara, PA
PPL Township SO, Paradeep-754145
Shri Rajendra Kumar Sahoo, Jr Actt.
O/o DA(P), Cuttack
Shri Chandi Prasad Samal, Steno Gr-III
O/o the SPOs, Mayurbhanj Dn.
Shri Pramod Kumar Chhotray
CO, Bhubaneswar
Match will commence from 10.00 All the players those who have already issued Identity Card must bring the I.  Card at the time of selection.
All above officials may be relieved in time with instruction to report Sri Lelin Kumar Mohanty, CO, Bhubaneswar at the above mentioned venue.  In case any official is unable to attend the selection he must intimate the reasons through proper channel to the undersigned before commencement of the selection, so that the arrangement for selection will be made accordingly. 
 Accommodation for outstation participants are made available in the Ashok Nagar I.Q. on the 1st floor of Ashok Nagar S.O. & Saheed Nagar IQ.   Hence soon after their arrival they may contact the SPM, Ashok Nagar MDG & SPM, Saheed Nagar SO during office hour.
All above players may be granted 2 days Special C.L. on 4th & 5th Sep 2013 plus actual journey time on individual application .
All above players should note that T. A. and D.A. will be paid through shortest route on production of Rail / Bus Tickets. T. A. and D.A. will be paid only to the players who will get chance in the Circle Carrom Team.

Asst. Director(Sports) and Secretary, OCPSB
O/o the Chief Postmaster general, Odisha Circle

Copy forwarded for information and necessary action to :-
PMG, Sambalpur
Director, Accounts (P) Mahanadivihar, Cuttack-4
Manager Postal Printing Press, Bhubaneswar.
SSPOs Cuttack City/Bhubaneswar / Berhampur/Koraput Dn/Kalahandi Dn./Puri/Bhadrak/ Sundargarh Dn.
SPOs Cuttack South/ Mayurbhanj/ Bhadrak Dn.
Postmaster, Jeypur(K) HO/ Bhadrak HO/ Berhampur HO/ Khurda HO./ Balangir HO./ Bhawanipatna HO.
A.D.(Staff) /A.D.(TO/BD/Mail)/A. D. (Accounts), C.O./AAO(Budget), CO Bhubaneswar.
Sr. P.M. Bhubaneswar G.P.O./Cuttack G.P.O.
HRO, RMS ‘K’ Dn, Jharsuguda
SSRM ‘N’ Dn, Cuttack.
All Players concerned.
For Chief P.M.G., Odisha Circle,BBSR-751001