Demands on 11th Bipartite – Increase in Workload
11th BIPARTITE SETTLEMENT : CHARTER OF DEMANDS – INCREASE IN NO. OF BRANCHES AND INCREASE IN WORKLOAD
INCREASE IN NO. OF BRANCHES AND INCREASE IN WORKLOAD
Similarly, it would also be observed that in addition to increase in volume of business operations, there has also been a swell in the number of Branches as can be seen below in Table V.
Thus it can be seen that there is expansion of branch network in the last five years from 68,000 in 2012 to 90,000 in 2016 but the number of employees has come down during this period.
Variation in No. of branches and Staff from 2012 to 2016:
This has also resulted in undue pressure of work on the employees. This increased workload has to be properly ingrained and factored in the wages of the employees. Hence the Charter of Demands for a higher wage revision.