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85% Odisha govt employees have registered for GPF e-statement

Bhubaneswar, June 27: At least 1.38 lakh of the 1.63 Odisha government employees have been registered on the website of Accountant General (A&E) to avail the e-statement services of general provident fund (GPF).

“By the end of last fiscal, 85% of the employees have been registered on www.agodisha.gov.in.

The office of the Accountatnt Genreal has uploaded the GPF statements for 2014-15 by June 23, which can be downloaded from the website by the registered users. The remaining employees are from Group D category and they would be included soon,” said Reema Prakash, AG (A&E).

Notably, the process has been completed six months ahead of the schedule.

Besides, the subscribers are being informed about the closing balance in their GPF accounts and interest earned through SMS.

In case of any discrepancy in their statement, the subscribers have been asked to apply for corrections through District Development Officer (DDO), an official said.

 

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