Condolence Meeting of Com. Khagen Das
A condolence meeting was held on 24th January 2018, Wednesday at 07:00 pm in ONGC transport shed organised by ONGC workers’ Union in memory of union ex-president, Ex-Health Minister GOT and Ex-Member of Parliament( 16 years in both the house)ShriKhagen Das. In his condolence meeting large number of ONGC Executives, unionized category employees and secondary workforce were participated. ED-Asset Manager ,Tripura Asset ShriG.K.Singha Roy , CITU central committee General Secretary Com.TapanSen, MP(RS) and member of COPU followed by all the sectional head ,Union General Secretary Shri Tusar Datta Majumder ,all the Union members and all person present in this condolence meeting paid homage with floor to the veteran leader and also observed one minutes silence as a mark of respect.
ONGC Workers’ Union GS on his inaugural speech said that union planned for “Interactive session on Anti –PSU activities of Central Govt” on this day in presence of Com.TapanSen ,but unfortunately on sudden demise of com. Khagen Das union jointly done both the programs simultaneously. On his speech he deeply mourn the sudden demise and also highlighted his contribution towards union activities; such as in making of ONGC-Palatana Power plant. KhagenDas’scontribution towards making this plant is unforgettable. Engagement of TSR (IR) battalion on ONGC during 2005-06, he gave his allout efforts along with Union leadership .He also took a major role to guide union leadership on regular recruitment during 2008 instead of field operator (Contractual) post and with his advice and guidance union came out from critical situation several times. On his demise it’s anirreparable loss to the working class movement. ShriTusarDattaMajumder assured the gathering, union will give full efforts to fulfil his dream inconnection with set up of a multi-gym at Student Health Home with the support of ONGC CSR.
The program was chaired by Union Vice-president ShriBhajan Deb and anchored by Union Jt. Sec ShriChanchalMajumder.