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Government of India
Ministry of Labour & Employment
14-May-2012 16:28 IST
Social Security under EPF
Rajya Sabha

 

                The following Social Security Schemes are run under the Employees’ Provident Funds & Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952:

(i)    Employees’ Provident Funds Scheme(EPF), 1952,

(ii)  Employees’ Pension Scheme(EPS), 1995, and

(iii)            Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme (EDLI), 1976.

As per the audited Balance Sheet of the EPFO, the amount paid to the beneficiaries on the said Schemes during last three years are as under:

                                                                 (Rs. In Crore)

               TOTAL AMOUNT PAID FROM EPF, EPS & EDLI SCHEMES:-

Year

EPF Scheme

Pension Scheme

EDLI Scheme

Total

2008-09

12,088.39

4,790.78

48.63

16,927.80

2009-10

12,988.14

5,439.04

49.48

18,476.66

2010-11

13,928.11

5,932.70

46.51

19,907.32

 

 

                 This information was given by the Union Minister for Labour & Employment Shri     Mallikarjun Kharge in reply to a written question in the Lok  Sabha today.

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