BANK EMPLOYEES FEDERATION OF INDIA
NARESH PAUL CENTRE
53 Radha Bazar Lane, (1st Floor), Kolkata – 700 001
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Circular No: 24/2017 24th August, 2017
To all Affiliates/Office Bearers/CC/GC Members
Move for Merger of PSBs
Hold Massive Demonstration
Call of UFBU
This is further to our Circular No.23/2017 of yesterday.
You were informed of the decision of Central Cabinet meeting held yesterday to
constitute “alternative mechanism” for giving in principle approval for merger of
public sector banks in the name of consolidation.
Through our circular referred above we expressed our strong sense of resentment
against the decision of the Central Cabinet as we are of the firm opinion that the
decision of the Cabinet is nothing but a ploy to go ahead with the hidden agenda of
privatisation of public sector banks.
UFBU, through telephonic consultations among the constituents, has decided to hold
demonstrations at all State Capitals and major centres at the earliest, the date for
which will be decided by state units of UFBU depending upon local convenience.
We call upon all our units to take immediate initiative for holding
meetings/consultations of/with state units/constituents of UFBU and to decide the
date for holding the demonstration at State Capitals and all major centres of
All our State units have to ensure maximum mobilisation of our members in