COMMITMENT/ASSISTANCE FROM THE
DEPARTMENT OF TELECOMMUNICATION,
Government shall endeavor to assist BSNL in the following matters:
i. Re-imbursement of deficit on account of commercially nonviable
ii. Refund of upfront BWA spectrum License fee.
iii. Issue of a soft loan which has been requested by BSNL for an
actual loan of Rs. 15000 crores for 10 years with a
moratorium of 5 years.
iv. Center/State governments and PSUs should give priority to
BSNL for their telecom service requirement.
v. Pension Contribution is collected on the maximum of the
scale in IDA instead of on actual pay drawn which is contrary
to the procedure followed in respect of CDA scales.
vi. Funding Support for VRS
The total Number of Employees as on 31.12.2011 is 2.71 lakhs. The Voluntary retirement is
planned for 15% of the Employees which comes to 40,650. The redeployment is planned for 2% of
the Employees which comes to 5420. The Attrition is expected for 0.5% of Employees which comes