Reserve Bank of India's scheme of amalgamation of Global Trust Bank with Oriental Bank of Commerce
Rights and obligations of the Employees of Transferor Bank
8.Continuation of services of the employees: (1) All the employees of the transferor bank shall continue in service and be deemed to have been appointed in the transferee bank at the same remuneration and on the same terms and conditions of service, as were applicable to such employees immediately before the close of business on July 24, 2004.
Provided that the employees of the transferor bank, who have by notice in writing given to the transferor or the transferee bank at any time before the expiry of one month next following the prescribed date intimated their intention of not becoming employees of the transferee bank, shall be entitled to the payment of such compensation, if any, under the provisions of the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947 (14 of 1947) and such pension, gratuity, provident fund and other retirement benefits as may be ordinarily admissible under the rules or authorizations of the transferor bank as in force immediately before the close of business on July 24, 2004.
(2) The transferee bank shall, in respect of the employees of the transferor bank who are deemed to have been appointed as employees of the transferee bank, be deemed also to have taken over the liability for them of retrenchment compensation in the event of their being retrenched while in the service of the transferee bank on the basis that their service has been continuous and has not been interrupted by their transfer to the transferee bank.
(3) The transferee bank shall, not later than the expiry of the period of three years from the date on which the scheme is sanctioned, pay or grant to the employees of the transferor bank whose services are continued in the transferee bank under sub-paragraph (1), except such of the employees who cease to be in service under the proviso to sub-paragraph (1), the same remuneration and the same terms and conditions of service as are applicable to the employees of corresponding rank or status of the transferee bank subject to the qualifications and experience of the said employees of the transferor bank being the same as or equivalent to those of such other employees of the transferee bank;
Provided that if any doubt or difference arises as to whether the qualifications or experience of any of the said employees are the same as or equivalent to the qualifications and experience of the other employees of corresponding rank or status of the transferee bank or as to the procedure or principles to be adopted for the fixation of pay of the said employees in the scales of pay of the transferee bank, the doubt or difference shall be referred to the Reserve Bank of India whose decision thereon shall be final.
(4) The trustees or administrators of any provident fund and gratuity fund constituted for the employees of the transferor bank, or as the case may be, the transferor bank, shall on or as soon as possible after the prescribed date transfer to the trustees of the employees' provident fund and gratuity fund constituted for the transferee bank or otherwise as the transferee bank may direct, all the moneys and investments held in trust for the benefit of the employees of the transferor bank.
Provided that such latter trustees shall not be liable for any deficiency in the value of investments, or in respect of any act, neglect or default done before the date of commencement of the Scheme.
Chapter- I... Read full text
Chapter - II... Read full text
Chapter- III... Read full text
Chapter- IV... Read full text
Chapter- VI... Read full text
... BACK TO MAIN PAGE OF AMALGAMATION SCHEME OF GTB & OCB