New Delhi.Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has given some relief to EPFO subscribers in the matter of linking EPF account with Aadhaar. The linking deadline has been extended to 31 December. Earlier its last date was 31 August.EPFO has given this information through social media.
If you do not link EPFO and Aadhar numbers by December 31, then the contribution coming from the company in your account will be stopped. Apart from this, you may also face trouble in withdrawing money from the EPF account. If the account of the EPF account holder is not linked with Aadhaar, then they will not be able to use the services of EPFO.
this is its process
What is the number?
As soon as the employee is registered with the Provident Fund Organization (EPFO), the employee becomes a member of this organization and along with this, he is also issued a 12 digit UAN (Universal Account Number). With the help of this number, the facilities of EPFO can be used online. With the help of a UAN number, an employee can not only see the passbook of his PF account online, but he can also check his PF (Provident Fund) balance online.