Hud Hud cyclone devastated Visakhapattanam and
near by areas. Communications, Electricity, water and all emergency services
were severely damaged. Every where it was dark. No food, no water, Grid cut
off, 30000 electricity poles were down. Cell Towers fell off. No diesel.
Many roads were either damaged or blocked. All the private networks
including BSNL were devastated.
strong determination to restore BSNL's services, CGMT Sri. V Srinivasan
camped at Vizag. All the BSNL work force joined, moved together and we can
restore 85% of our services, where as all other Telcos are below 40%.
Minister of AP Sri Chandrababu Naidu
personally appreciated our CGMT and told that BSNL has done extremely well
in restoring communications. Yesterday, on 17-10-14, our Director CM,
came from Delhi and met the Chief Minister. He was also greeted by the Chief
Minister for the fastest restoration of services.
In BSNL, we
do not bluff like private operators, no deception, no false promises. We
only work hard to serve. All the staff in Visakhapattanam, Vizianagaram,
Srikakulam and East Godavari restored the services in the fastest way.
heartily congratulates all the employees of all cadres at Visakhapattanam,
Vizianagaram, Srikakulam, East Godavari and CGMT Sri V Srinivasan for
achieving the Herculean task in extremely hostile conditions.
Employees Union, AP Circle.