LAHORE (PR) - EOBI Chairman Zafar Iqbal Gondal has requested the working community to register themselves in EOBI for securing their future. Zafar Iqbal Gondal said EOBI provides Old Age Pension, survivors Pension and Invalidity Pension to the registered workers as well as benefits of WWF are also available to the employees/employers registered with EOBI.

He further said that families of registered workers are entitled to receive death grant from WWF on the demise of their bread earner. EOBI has also opened its registration for self-employed, home based workers and common people who are not associated with any employer, but want to be registered on their own. They will be required to pay contributions to the Employees Old Age Benefit Institution and get pension after reaching the age of 60 and 55. EOBI’s efforts to facilitate pensioners have been praised by International Labour Organization, UNDP and Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Speaking at the occasion DG Operations Mr. Javed Iqbal said that “EOBI has adopted the Easy Paisa service to facilitate the payment of pension to senior citizens, disabled people and widows.”