EPFO New Facility for Pensioners: There is great news for lakhs of pensioners of Employees’ Provident Fund Organization. EPFO on Saturday launched a new facility for its pensioners to submit life certificates. Now pension holders can easily submit their Digital Life Certificate using Face Authentication Technology. This facility will be of great benefit to those very old pensioners who are unable to scan the biometric facility i.e. fingerprint and iris due to their age.
Labor Ministry issued statement
Giving information about this new facility, Union Labor and Employment Minister Bhupendra Yadav informed that this face authentication technology is being started for the convenience of pensioners. Due to this, the aged pension holder will get a lot of benefits. Through this facility, pensioners will be able to easily submit digital life certificates. Significantly, Bhupendra Yadav is also the chairman of the Central Board of Trustees, which took this decision.
Calculator feature introduced
With the introduction of face authentication technology of pension holders, the facility to calculate pension and interest for employees and pension holders has also been started. In such a situation, pensioners and their families will not have any problem in doing any kind of calculation. He will easily be able to calculate through this digital calculator.
Employees will be given training
Along with this, training facility has also been started for the employees of EPFO to operate these new facilities. Through this training policy, training will be given to employees and EPFO officers to use these online technologies. For this, about 14,000 employees of EPFO will be given training facility in the next 8 days to use these new techniques.