Srinagar, Dec 3: Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), Regional Office, Jammu has settled 8,316 PF claims received from members in the month of November which includes 2,122 claims under Covid-19 and 2,155 claims under illness.
As per the statement issued here, total 596 e-Nominations were done during November, 2021 which ensures a more smooth process of settlement of PF claims in the unfortunate event of demise of the member.
“EPFO encourages all the members to file their e-Nomination at the earliest and appeals to all the registered establishments to assist their employees in this process. Total Rs 32.58 crore received during the month which is an increase of 12.11 percent over previous month and highest remittance this financial year.”
“This includes Rs75 lakh received in Administrative Account No. 02 of EPFO. EPFO advises all the registered establishments to make all statutory payments on time to avoid any inconvenience to members. Forty-three new establishments were registered with EPFO under Jammu Regional Office during the month,” the statement.