New Delhi. In view of the Kovid-19 epidemic, the Employees Provident Fund Organization or EPFO has provided the facility for the second time to the people to withdraw advance amount from the PF account. Last year too, the EPFO allowed its subscribers to withdraw money to meet emergent needs due to the pandemic.
According to the order, PF subscribers have been allowed to withdraw the basic salary (Basic Salary + Dearness Allowance ie DA) for three months or up to 75 per cent of the amount deposited in their PF account (whichever is less), which is to be refunded. Needless to. If you want, you can also apply for a lesser amount.
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The Ministry of Labor said in a statement that to help its subscribers during the second wave of the corona pandemic, the EPFO has allowed its members to take the Kovid-19 advance for the second time, which will not have to be refunded. Those who have already taken advance from their PF account last year can also take advantage of this new offer.How to Withdraw PF Advance
You can follow these steps by visiting EPFO portal or you can also file claim for PF advance through UMANG app.
>> Log in to the member interface of EPFO’s Unified Portal (https://unifiedportalmem.epfindia.gov.in/memberinterface).
>> Now go to Online Services and click on Claim (Form-31,19,10C, 10D).
>> Enter the last 4 digits of your bank account and verify.
>> Then click on Proceed for Online Claim.
>> Now select Outbreak of Pandemic (Covid-19).
>> Enter the amount you need.
>> Now upload the scanned copy of the bank account check.
>> Click on Get Aadhaar OTP and enter the OTP.
>> In this way your claim will be submitted and money will be credited to your bank account within 3 days.