The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) is in the process of collecting Aadhar numbers of the subscribers of Provident Fund/EDLI/Pension scheme. Therefore, all the employers coming under the jurisdiction of EPFO, Sub-Regional Office are requested to collect Aadhar numbers of the subscribers joining on and after March 1 mandatorily and preserve in Excel format, as also the existing subscribers.

Both the Excel formats need to be converted to text format. A text file format has been provided in the first page under 'Online ECR/Challan Submission- Annexure–I Aadhar details of members' in the EPFO website www.epfindia. gov.in or www.epfindia.com which may be downloaded, according to Navin Kumar Kanaujia, Regional P.F Commissioner-II, EPFO (Ministry of Labour), Sub-Regional Office, Gayathripuram.