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About ITSA
ITSA (Indian Telecommunication Services Association) is an Association of ITS officers. The Indian Telecommunications Service, widely known as ITS, is an organised Group A Central Civil Service of Government of India. The appointment to this service is done through Combined Engineering Services exam held every year by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) of India. The service has been created to meet the technical and managerial functions of the government in areas related to telecommunications.The Department of Telecommunications (DOT) had been run for years by this cadre of civil servants.The officers of ITS are working in senior management and administrative positions in the Department of Telecommunications (DOT), Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), Mahanagar Telephone Nigam (MTNL), Telecom Consultants India Limited (TCIL), Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI),Telecom Dispute Settlement Administrative Tribunal (TDSAT),Unique Identification Authority of India (UID), Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) etc.At present, ITS officers are also working in many other central and state government assignments on deputation.

News and Events


Officers and employees of BSNL contributes Rs 18 cr for Uttarakhand relief works.2013-06-29 14:24:00

Officers and employees of BSNL are contributing one day's salary amounting to  Rs 18 crore, in Prime Minister's National Relief Fund (PMNRF) as a small compassionate gesture towards the fellow brethren, suffering the nature`s fury in recent natural disaster in Uttrakhand ,to stand by them in this testing times of distress and to help them rebuild their lives to some extent.

Sh Kaushal joins as M(T)2013-04-05 11:54:49

Sh Anil Kaushal, ITS, takes over the charge of Member(Tech), Telecom Commission, DoT.

Congratulations sir!!

Sh M F Farooqui joins as New Telecom Secretary2013-04-02 11:38:39

Sh M F Farooqui has succeeded Sh R Chandrasekhar as new Telecom Secretary on Monday.  1978 batch Tamil Nadu cadre IAS officer,Sh Farooqui ,was earlier Secretary, Heavy Industries.  

Attention ITSA members2013-03-18 15:37:20

Dear ITSA Members,

Many instances are reported for inability to access the ITSA portal due to not having the password. You may reset your password by going to "forget password link" on the top right corner of site.or alternatively, may contact your CS/Moderator.

In both of the case your password would be received on your "Primary Email".You need to change the same on first login by clicking on "Change Password " link on right hand side panel.

To ensure that you these password reset mails as well as daily bulletines, dont go in SPAM,pls add following adresses in your contact list: “itsassociation@gmail.com”

 Further,It is requested to kindly update you contact information in the Portal, so as to remain in touch as well as for the better communication among each other.


Pls update your primary no and primary mail id(which you use frequently). Correct your circle of posting as well affiliated ITSA circle.( for example WTR officer posted in MH may put their circle as WTR and ITSA circle as MH).Officers, who have been posted on Deputation(in other than BSNL/MTNL) ,are requested to update their circle as "Deputation" and put the department name along with the station in "Posted At" field..(e.g. TRAI, Jaipur) .Basically ITSA circle is the circle , whose CS`s list contain your name.

Further take time to update some thing about yourself/photos/your favourite quote etc in Additional info Tab under 'My profile' Page.by Putting you profile photo , let your batchmates/ friends see you how you have grown up.

Kind Attn: All CSs2013-03-12 11:59:36

All CSs are requested to inform their memebers for the information being sent on Mail to them.

Dot Issues orders on repatriation issue2013-03-11 20:54:19

Dot has issued orders for :

1.Withdrawl of  order of Constitution of Surplus Staff Establishment (SSE) for Indian Telecom Services (ITS)

2.Extention of Deemed Deputation period for Grp A officers till 11.03.2013

3.Repatriation Order

4.Posting order back to BSNL/MTNL

ITSA CHQ is taking legal advice for further course of action and will update members shortly.

flash message2013-03-11 14:08:20

Please see the GS section for urgent message from CHQ.

Resolution of ITSA Maharashtra Circle2013-03-07 11:45:37

DHC case update.2013-03-04 11:10:44

Hon DHC today dismissed the plea of DoT for revision of its earlier order,reaffirming our faith in Judicial system.

DHC Update2013-02-15 11:08:15

The case has been disposed off by Hon DHC, giving Govt to implement its orders within next six weeks.


dhc case update2013-02-08 12:29:22

DHC has given next date of hearing for 15th Feb 2013.

Welcome ITS 2011 Officers2013-02-01 16:26:47

Welcome ITS'11 Officers

Appointment letter for 11 ITS officers of 2011 batch issued by DoT.Newly selected officers are asked to report Dir(NIT),National Telecommunications Institute for Policy Research, Innovation & Training (NTIPRIT ) , ALT Campus, Ghaziabad on 04 th Mar 2013.

ITSA heartily welcomes all newly selected officers and whishes a very successful career in the service of Nation.

WHISHING a very happy and prosperous new year2012-12-31 20:21:21


EBM of ITSA2012-12-05 21:07:25

Details of Extnded meeting of ITSA may please be seen in GS Message. 

Vacancies on Deputaion2012-11-20 15:13:24

Applications are invited for the post of

1.Director (Admn.) at UGC (HQ, New Delhi) in the scale of pay of PB-4, Rs. 37400-67000 + Rs. 8,900/- (Grade Pay) on deputation basis.

2.Directors in NIELIT Centres in pay scale of Rs. 37400-67000 with Grade Pay of Rs. 10,000/-

UPDATES2012-11-07 18:02:57

Kindly see the GS section for ITSA update of today


ITSA protests...2012-11-07 15:35:43

To express unity within cadre,  solidarity with the repatriated officers who have not been assigned any duties, and for immediate relieving of already repatriated officers from BSNL/MTNL, all ITS officers, across the country ( in BSNL/DOT/MTNL/Or even on deputation to other Ministry) are wearing  Black Badges for next three days.

Vacancies on Deputaion2012-10-30 11:43:01

Please see the circulars for deputaion posts at DIR/ JS level