EPFO has extended the time limit for submission of life certificate, 35 lakh pensioners will benefit
new Delhi. The Employees Provident Fund Organization has now extended the deadline for submission of Jeevan Pramaan Patra till 28 February 2021, giving great relief to pensioners. This will benefit 35 lakh pensioners.
Decision in the interest of the elderly
According to reports, the Employees Provident Fund Organization has taken this decision for the benefit of the elderly due to the corona virus epidemic. Explain that all pensioners of Employees’ Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS’95) have to submit digital life certificate for pensioners or birth certificate once every year to get pension every month. is.
First JPP was mandatory to be submitted in November
Significantly, it was mandatory for elderly pensioners to submit life certificates in November. However, now pensioners can submit their life certificate till next year.
These are the centers for submission of life certificate
Pensioners can submit life certificates in many places. There are 3.65 lakh common service centers (CSCs) where JPP can be submitted. At the same time, pensioners can deposit certificates in the bank branch where they get their pension in the nearest branch of that bank. Apart from these, the postal network of 1.90 lakh postmen and Gramin Dak Sevaks are included. For information, in addition to the 135 Regional Offices and 117 District Offices of EPFO, you can also submit to DLC by visiting 3.65 lakh Common Service Centers (CSC) spread across the country.
Get JPP online like this
Pensioners can also submit a life certificate in their mobiles through the UMANG app. Let us tell you that due to the increase in the limit by this EPFO, the pension of 35 lakh pensioners who have not submitted their life certificate during November 2020 will not be discontinued.