Aadhaar not mandatory for EPF members
Aadhaar not mandatory for EPF members – EPFO withdrew its previous decision of making Aadhaar mandatory for EPF members from 1st March, 2013
It has been decided by EPFO not to make Aadhaar Number/Enrollment number mandatory for EPF members from 1st March, 2013. Discussions held with UIDAI officials and the time required in the process of obtaining Aadhaar numbers it it was found that it may not be possible to obtain Aadhaar number/ Aadhaar Enrollment number by EPF members by 1st March, 2013.
This decision has been conveyed in the following communication released by EPFO
All ACCs (Political states),
All RPFC-I (In-charge of Regions),
All RPFC-II (In-charge of SROs)
(Through web circulation)
Subject: Leveraging Aadhaar for improving the services of EPFO — regarding.