EPFO extends time limit for submission of life certificate to Feb 2021
The Union ministry of labour and employment mentioned on Saturday the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has prolonged the time limit for pensioners to submit their life certificate to February 28, 2021, preserving the coronavirus pandemic in view.
“In view of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and the vulnerability of elderly population to the virus, EPFO has extended the time limit up to 28th February 2021 for submission of Life Certificate (Jeevan Pramaan Patra-JPP) in respect of the Pensioners drawing pension under EPS 1995 and whose Life certificate is due in any month till February 28, 2021,” the ministry mentioned in a press launch.
A pensioner can submit the life certificates anytime throughout the yr up to November 30, which is legitimate for a interval of one yr from the date of difficulty, the discharge talked about including that each one such pensioners can submit the certificate until February 28 subsequent yr. The ministry additionally mentioned throughout the prolonged interval, pension is not going to be stopped in respect of the three.5 million pensioners who couldn’t submit the life certificate throughout November.
Pensioners can use the next hyperlink to find the closest Common Service Centres (CSCs) – (https://locator.csccloud.in/) . They are additionally allowed to place a web-based request to submit places of work for the submission of the life certificates by clicking on (http://ccc.cept.gov.in/covid/request.aspx).