"There are certain accounts where details of the (EPFO) subscribers including date of birth is not available in records," Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha on Monday.
According to the statement, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has 83,804,469 subscriber accounts where there is no date of birth record.
According to information available, the EPFO has over 190 million subscriber accounts that also include members who have retired and settled their claims. The contributing members of the EPFO are over five crore at present.
The minister told the House that completion of all details relating to all members of Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) is a regular and an ongoing exercise.
In a separate reply, the minister said that investment in ETFs by the EPFO started from August 2015 and the total amount of investment in ETFs till December 2017 is Rs 376.6 billion. Presently, 15 per cent of EPFO's investible fund is invested in ETFs.