Tamilnadu State AIPRPA Conference is a show of its high standard of functioning and commitment!
The deliberations of 4th State Conference of Tamilnadu State AIPRPA is indeed a show of its high standard on many aspects. More than 70 office bearers, 75 Delegates and 270 Visitors from 30 Districts / Divisions exhibited the strength of this number one organisation of Postal and RMS Pensioners.
The variety of leaders and their speeches show the organisation the importance of our mingling and identifying with social causes in Indian Society. The inaugural speech of comrade S.Venkatesan M.P., Dr.Venugopal Geriatrician., were highly educative on society and health respectively.
The speeches of leaders from our pensioners movement showed the need for strengthening AIPRPA and the unity of all organizations of pensioners in defense of social security under attack in this era of liberalization. The speech of former CPMG Seenu Brahmanandam underlined the importance of our good health and sacrificing activities for the cause of society. The advises rendered by CHQ advisor comrade KVS and the greetings from comrade K.Sivaraman the former NFPE Circle COC Convenor were shots in the arms of leadership. The speeches of leaders from sister organisation of AIBDPA highlighted the sprit of united pensioners movement of AIBDPA and AIPRPA in NCCPA.
The biennial report and the speech of State GS comrade P.Mohan exhibited the reality of organisation position of AIPRPA and its multi various activities.
The audited accounts presented by State Treasurer comrade G.Kumar showed the growing financial strength of State AIPRPA.
The deliberations by District / Divisional Secretaries proved the sagacity of their combined knowledge on all issues of pensioners and their fighting sprit for unimplemented and unsettled issues. Their concerns and suggestions for struggles on pending issues like Implementation of Postmen/Mailguard higher pay scale from 1.1.1996; Induction training inclusion for TBOP/BCR; Implementation of 4600 GP to all pre-2006 Pensioners etc were examples of commitment as a community of postal pensioners.
The speeches of invited leaders from service associations and unions helped us to understand each other better in our need to bridge stronger bonds.
The presence of CHQ leaders including comrade Y.Nagabhushanam AP State Secretary and S.Shanmugasundarraj Executive member of CHQ and their interactions in this conference will help in strengthening the movement of AIPRPA in other states.
The summing up of debate by the State GS comrade P.Mohan and the concluding speech of GS AIPRPA comrade K.Ragavendran helped consolidation of our movement and further democratizing it.
The resolutions adopted are generally highlighting our cause and the final decision to organize a centralized demonstration in Chennai in April in line with the existing call of CHQ and the authorizing of State leadership to take a final call on this issue after meeting with the new incumbent Chief PMG are quite encouraging and welcome.
The Tamilnadu State AIPRPA organisation no doubt will emerge stronger and continue to play its important role in the all India movement of AIPRPA and NCCPA.
The chq congratulates the unanimous election of a new team with 113 office bearers headed by Comrades M.Kannaiyan as State President; P.Mohan as the State General Secretary; and G.Kumar as the State Treasurer. The CHQ is also happy that the State Association will get the advices for further consolidation from the two State Advisors of Comrade KVS (former GS P3) and Sri.Seenu Brahmanandam (former Chief PMG).
The Reception Committee headed by its Chairman the M.L.A., Sri.Murthy and the General Convenor Comrade S.Pandian in helping the State Association to organize this conference in a wonderful manner is really splendid. Thanks to the full team of Reception Committee and to the management of News College House who rendered total assistance in every aspect for our successful conference. - KR GS AIPRPA