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Amid fund crunch, EPFO shelves plan to double minimum pension

Govt has guaranteed a least benefits of Rs 3,000 per month for informal sector workers through PMSYM scheme.

28 Mar 2019 3:03 PM

Cabinet approves additional 2 pc hike in DA; to benefit 1.1 cr employees

The impact on the exchequer on account of both DA and DR would be Rs 6,112.20 crore per annum.

29 Aug 2018 1:50 PM

No selfies please, this is a pension form, govt tells retiring employees

There are about 48.41 lakh central government employees and 61.17 lakh pensioners.

14 May 2018 5:36 PM

Now pensioners can view passbook using Umang app

EPFO is already providing various e-services for its stakeholders through Umang.

03 May 2018 4:14 PM

Pensioners' body bats for Rs 7,500 minimum monthly pension

Of nearly 60 lakh pensioners under EPS-95, close to 40 lakh receive a sum of below Rs 1,500 per month.

04 Dec 2017 4:38 PM


EPFO relaxes norms for submission of life certificate

Life certificate in physical form may be accepted from such pensioners who have recorded genuine reasons for non submission of digital Jeevan Pramaan.

23 Nov 2017 8:25 AM

Centra introduces app for central govt employees track pension problems

The app will offer all services meant for pensioners currently available on the Department of Pension and Pensioners' Welfare website.

21 Sep 2017 1:20 PM

Centre hikes DA to 5 per cent for 1.1 crore employees, pensioners

This move will benefit about 49.26 lakh central government employees and 61.17 lakh pensioners.

12 Sep 2017 5:45 PM

Govt staff to get PPO on last day, don't need to visit banks to start pension

It has happened earlier that pensioner's copy of PPO has not been handed over to him, often getting lost during transit to banks.

06 Aug 2017 1:23 PM

EPFO slashes claim settlement period

EPFO also reduced the grievance redressal period to 15 days from 20 days.

15 Jun 2017 5:22 PM


82 lakh enroll for EPFO's Employees' Enrolment Campaign

Initially, the scheme was for three months till March 31, 2017 but later it was extended till June 30, 2017.

13 Jun 2017 8:15 PM

EPFO extends Aadhaar submission deadline to April 30

EPFO has also extended deadline for submitting digital life certificates for its over 50 lakh pensioners till April 30.

12 Apr 2017 6:11 PM