The Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) is to transfer the first installment of interest in the PF account to its 6 crore shareholders soon. It was expected that the government would transfer the PF interest money till Diwali but this has not happened. The EPFO had said that it would pay the interest of the FY 2019-20 to the members in two installments. EPFO has to pay interest on PF at the rate of 8.50% and it will pay 8.15% interest under the first installment. Will pay 0.35 percent by December. In such a situation, if you want to know how much balance is in your PF, you can know by sending an SMS.
Let’s know how to know the balance of PF through an SMS ..
Balance can be detected through SMS
1 If your UAN number is registered with EPFO, then information about the balance of your PF will be received through the message. For this you need EPFOHO on 7738299899
2 If you need information in Hindi language then EPFOHO
3 You can check the balance on your passbook on EPFO website. To view the passbook, it is necessary to have a UN number.
Know balance through missed call
Know balance through 1 missed call – give a missed call from your registered mobile number on 011-22901406. After this, PF details will be received through the message of EPFO. Here also you must have UAN, PAN and Aadhaar link.
What is uan number– EPFO provides universal account number (UAN) service through which account holders can see their PF account balance. This number is like a bank account.