March 31 new EPFO deadline for submitting Aadhaar

Last Updated: Fri, Feb 17, 2017 11:21 hrs

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), which has , on Friday further extended the deadline for submission of digital life certificates tol March 31.

The extension of the deadline is to allow the over 50 lakh pensioners in its ranks to submit life certificates electronically through the Jeevan Pramaan Patra programme and to link their pension accounts to their Aadhaar numbers.

It has already been made mandatory for pensioners and current subscribers to submit Aadhaar for availing the Employees' Pension Scheme benefits.

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