NEW DELHI: Retirement fund manager EPFO's ambitious project to provide portable universal PF account numbers (UAN) to its subscribers will be launched on October 16.
Besides, the government will launch unified web portal LIN (Labour Identification Number) for simplifying business regulations and bringing in transparency and accountability in labour inspections by various agencies and bodies under the administrative control of Labour Ministry.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is li likely to launch both LIN web portal and UAN on October 16 as per the Plan chalked out by the Labour Ministry.
"Labour Secretary had called a meeting for the launch of UAN and LIN yesterday. The ministry has planned to launch both LIN portal and UAN on October 16," a senior official said.