EPFO: However some people are unable to log on to the site to view the interest amount deposited in their account.
New Delhi: Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has started the process of depositing interest in provident fund accounts in Diwali 2021, talking about happiness for PF customers. Many PF account holders have already got an interest credit of 8.5% for the financial year 2020-21. However some people are unable to log in to the site to view the interest amount deposited in their account.
EPFO has said in a tweet that the Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has issued instructions to deposit 8.5 percent PF interest rate in about 25 crore accounts of EPF members. The EPF scheme in a circular dated 30 October 2021, EPFO, Announced the declaration of rate of interest for the year 2020-21 for Employees’ Provident Fund member accounts as per the provisions of Para 60 of 1952.
The EPFO in its official circular said that the Ministry of Labor and Employment under Para 60(1) of the Employees’ Provident Fund Scheme, 1952, with the approval of the Central Government, has credited interest at the rate of 8.50 percent for the year 2020-21 in the account of each member. approved to do.
The rate of interest at 8.5 per cent on provident fund deposits for the previous financial year was fixed in March this year by the Central Board of Trustees (CBT), the apex decision-making body of the EPFO, headed by the Labor Minister.
To check balance, EPFO members having a Universal Account Number (UAN) and registered on EPFO portal send an SMS to 7738299899 by typing EPFOHO UAN ENG.
Check pf balance by missed call
Registered users can send a missed call to 011-22901406 after which they will receive an SMS with PF account balance details.
Check PF balance through EPFO website
- Visit the official website of EPFO.
- Now, go to the ‘Our Services’ tab and click on ‘For Employees’.
- On the new page click on ‘Member Passbook’.
- You will be asked to enter your UAN and Password.
- Once you log in, your passbook shows both your and your employer’s contribution and the interest earned on it.
Check pf balance through umang app
You can also access your PF passbook on UMANG app after logging in with your UAN and OTP.