BRIEF REPORT OF
COM. S. K. VYAS JI REMEMBRANCE DAY
OBSERVED ON 13TH FEBRUARY 2016
As per the direction of Confederation of Central Government Employees and Workers, the Co-ordination Committee of Central Government Employees and Workers, Delhi State observed Com. S. K. Vyas ji Remembrance Day on 13th February 2016.
To observe the day, a meeting was organized in the headquarters of the Confederation of Central Government Employees and Workers’, Office of the National Federation of Postal Employees (NFPE), 1ST Floor North Avenue Post Office Building, New Delhi.
The meeting was presided over by Com. Giriraj Singh, President of the Co-ordination Committee. The meeting started with observance of two minutes silence.
Com. V. Bhattacharjee, General Secretary, Co-ordination Committee offered the welcome address. While welcoming all in the programme of Remembrance Day, he explained the significance of observing the day and also narrated some of his experiences and learnings from Vyasji due to his long 21 years close attachment with Com. Vyasji.
After the welcome speech, all the leaders present in the house offered floral tribute to Com. Vasji.
Observance of Remembrance Day was graced by the presence of Com. M. Krishnan, Secretary General, Confederation of Central Government Employees & Workers. While offering his speech, Com. Krishnan narrated the sacrifice and contribution of Vyasji in building up the Central Government Employees movement and working class movement as well. He also explained in brief the leadership qualities of Com. Vyasji and achievements of the Central Government Employees under the leadership of Vyasji.
The house was also addressed by Com. K. V. Jairaj, Secretary General, National Federation atomic energy employees, Mumbai, Com. K. V. Sridharan, ex- General Secretary, All India Postal Employees Union Group-C, Com.(Smt.) R. Sheethalaxmi, General Secretary, All India Postmen and MTS Employees Union, Com. D. J. Mitra, Secretary General, A. I. D. A. V. P. Employees Association, Com. R. P. Mishra, General Secretary, Income Tax Employees Association, Group-C Circle, New Delhi, Com. K. P. Singh, Addl General Secretary, COC, Delhi State, Com. Ravinder Kumar, President, All India Civil Accounts Employees Association, Delhi Branch, Com. Shiv Lal, President, All India Postmen and MTS Employees Union, Delhi Circle, Com. Harbans Lal, Branch Secretary, All India Civil Accounts Employees Association, Delhi Branch, Com. Balbinder Singh, Treasurer, All India Postal Employees Union Gr.C, Com. H.L. Siddhu, Treasurer, NCCPA and Com. A. K. Gautam, Treasurer, All India RMS&MMS Employees Union Gr.C.
Com.(Smt.)Geeta Bhattacharjee, Chairperson, COC, Delhi and Com. Joginder Singh, All India Postal Employees Union Gr.C, New Delhi GPO Branch were also present in the remembrance day, However, due to their late arrival, they could offer their oral tribute.
In his concluding speech Com. Giriraj Singh, President once again discussed the sacrifices and teachings of Vyasji and appealed upon all to undertake the task of educating the Central Government employees about the contribution of Vyasji towards the causes of Central Government Employees and his teachings on the need of the building up strong employees organization .
After speeches were over, the house once again observed a minute’s silence to show respect to Com. Vyasji. Thereafter, the meeting was declared over with shouting of slogans like – Com. S. K. Vyas - long live, Red salute to Vyasji and long live- workers Unity etc.