NIRD employees' association

The following are the office-bearers of National Institute of Rural Development (NIRD) Employees Association for the year 2007-08: P. S. Mani, president; SK. Ghousuddin and M. Ramakrishna, vice-presidents; Mohd. Ghouse, general secretary; Mehm- ood Ali and D. Venkat, joint secretaries; N. Jangaiah, organising secretary and M. Babu Rao, treasurer.

BSNL installation charges waived

The BSNL Hyderabad Telecom District is waiving off the installation charges of Rs. 500 for the new landline connections / fixed wireless telephones booked from March 1 to 31, said a press release.

RTC zonal chief to appeal to YSR

APSRTC Hyderabad zonal chairman K.Sanjeeva Reddy said he would appeal to Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy over the reluctance of South Central Railway authorities in permitting APSRTC buses on the Bhoiguda side of Secunderabad railway station, said a press release.

Threat to stop unauthorised buses

APSRTC National Mazdoor Union has warned the Transport Department that the union workers would squat before unauthorised private buses in the month of March, if no action was initiated to curb illicit operations.