New Scheme Launched Under ESIC

The Ministry of Labour introduced two new schemes for labour welfare ‘One IP-Two Dispensaries’ and ‘Aadhaar-Based Online Claim Submission’  on International Labour Day  (1st May 2017).   Aadhaar – Based Online Claim Submission scheme:   EPF Members who have activated their UAN and seeded their KYC (Aadhaar) with EPFO will now under this scheme be…

Amendment in Advance Claim of Provident Fund (PF)

Earlier, advance withdrawal of PF balance could be made under Para 68J (Advance for Illness) and Para 68N (Advance for Handicap Support Equipment) Only after providing a certificate from a physician with employer approval. There was no other documents or information required. Under the EPF (Fifth Amendment) Scheme, 2017, Para 68J (Advance for Illness) and…