Mr Animesh Mishra, Regional Provident Fund Commissioner-I, Nagpur interact with industrialists
Mr Animesh Mishra, Regional Provident Fund Commissioner-I, Nagpur addressed Members, HR Managers / Professional, Industrialists at a programme organized by Vidarbha Industries Association recently.
Mr Mishra, Regional Provident Fund Commissioner-I, Nagpur made a power point presentation about the services offered by EPFO for Employers and Employees. Explaining the use of this facility, he said. Since the creation of the multiple Regional Offices in some of the States, the erstwhile used State Codes were changed for 19 Regional Offices. Moreover, after the implementation of the Computerisation Project in the EPFO Offices, the members account number uses the Office code also even when the Region Codes had not changed. Since the EPF members and even some employers were not aware of the new Region and Office codes, the facility has been provided to search the code number of an establishment and the EPFO Office under which the establishment is making the PF remittances.
He further said a visitor to the website, who knows any one of the search fields, namely his account number starting with the old State code, name of his establishment, part name of the establishment, office under which his accounts are maintained etc can search the details of the establishment and also view i.e. 1. Each electronic return (TRRN) wise payments made by the employer since April 2012, 2. Name of the members for whom the electronic 3. Advantages of the facility for. He said Members can check whether their employer has remitted dues and if yes whether his/her name appears in the list of employees. If yes, then only the epassbook upto that month will be available on the Member Portal.
Employers: Can check whether the remittances made by them has reflected in the list of payments and whether the member pass book against any ECR has been made available. If yes, it will be available for download on login to the employer portal. Principal Employers: Can check the remittances by their contractor establishments and the names of their contractual employees.
He also spoke on the Seeding & updation of KYC under UAN, Securing / Checking Compliance of contractors’ employers, role & responsibility of Principal Employer, Compliance of Construction workers, Online filing of Form 5A / Digital Signature/ Form -11 to be submitted by the Employer. Securing Compliance from Establishments. Query about recent changes in EPF related issues.
This was followed by a very interesting questions / answers session, which was addressed by Mr Mishra and his colleagues Mr Nandukar Rajhans. Large number of HR Managers / Professionals, Industrialists attended the meeting.
Earlier, Mr Ashit Sinha, Vice President – VIA welcomed Mr Animesh Mishra and also gave his welcome address and informed about the 98th Regional Committee Meeting of Employees Provident Fund Organization held on 31st March 2016 at Mumbai and raised the various issues faced by the industrial community and also proposed a vote of thanks.