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Employees Pension Scheme

EPF trust approves restoration of commuted value of pension to pensioners after 15 years

This was a long pending demand of the pensioners and will benefit approximately 6.3 lakhs pensioners.

Aug 22, 2019, 16:15 PM IST

EPS scheme to be revamped; medical scheme for pensioners to be formulated: Govt

The government will constitute a high-level committee to revamp the Employees Pension Scheme (EPS) and any gaps would be plugged, Labour and Employment Minister Bandaru Dattatreya told the Lok Sabha on Friday.

Jul 28, 2017, 20:45 PM IST

Single form soon for firms to enrol with EPFO, ESIC

Companies will soon have to fill just a single common form to enrol themselves with retirement fund body EPFO and state insurer ESIC.

Mar 05, 2017, 13:25 PM IST

Furnishing of Aadhaar mandatory for final settlement of pension claims: EPFO

The EPFO has clarified that obtaining of Aadhaar should be mandatory for the time being only for final settlement of Pension and not in withdrawl cases.

Mar 02, 2017, 13:37 PM IST

EPFO's Rs 1,000 minimum pension to benefit 32 lakh immediately

Government's decision to amend the Employees Pension Scheme, 1995 (EPS-95) run by EPFO to provide minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000 will immediately benefit around 32 lakh pensioners who get less than this.

Sep 24, 2014, 15:57 PM IST

Raise minimum monthly pension to Rs 3,000: Panel

A Parliamentary panel Tuesday asked the government to peg the minimum pension at Rs 3,000 a month under the Employees Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS-95) run by retirement fund manager EPFO to help retired workers tide over rising prices.

Sep 03, 2013, 22:05 PM IST

Raise minimum monthly pension to Rs 3,000, says Parl panel

A Parliamentary panel asked the government to peg the minimum pension at Rs 3,000 a month under the Employees Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS-95) run by retirement fund manager EPFO to help retired workers tide over rising prices.

Sep 03, 2013, 21:30 PM IST