The Regional Provident Fund Commissioner-II, Vellore, Pankaj Raman has requested all pensioners drawing pension under the Employees Pension Scheme (EPS) 1995 and Employees' Family Pension Scheme (EFPS) 1971 to submit a life certificate and/or non-remarriage certificate in November in order to be eligible for continuous receipt of pension every month.
In a note, the Regional P.F. Commissioner said that the pensioners should submit the relevant certificate every year in the month of November. Specimen form of life certificate/non-remarriage certificate is available with the Branch Manager of the bank and postmaster of the post office from where the pensioners are drawing their monthly pension.
In case any pensioner fails to submit the life certificate/non-remarriage certificate, pension will automatically be stopped from January 2011 onwards, the note stated.