There are several cases where employers are not able to register new employees due to Aadhaar authentication failed error. Generally, every employer needs to generate PF number to their newly joined employees whose monthly basic salary is less than or equal to 15000 Rs. Recently Employee Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has made it mandatory to add Aadhar number or Aadhar enrollment number in order to register new employees in PF portal. Here you can know complete details on how to register new employees in PF portal during Aadhaar authentication failed error.
How To Register New Employees In PF Portal During Aadhaar Authentication Failed Error
Before knowing about how to solve Aadhaar authentication failed error in PF portal, we have to know how to register new member in PF portal. There are two ways to register new members in PF portal. One is individual member registration useful when newly joined employee are in less number and the second one is bulk member registration useful when there are more newly joined employees.
In both cases, it is mandatory to add aadhaar number or aadhaar enrollment number other wise it is not possible to register new employee in PF portal. But here in majority cases registering new members in PF portal is not happening due to Aadhar authentication failed error.
Reasons For Aadhaar Authentication Failed Error In PF Portal
There are mainly Two reasons for Aadhaar authentication failed error in PF portal :
- When Aadhaar number is not verified in UIDAI Website then also we will face Aadhaar authentication failed error in PF portal.
- It happens when employee details like name, relation ship details, gender, DOB and DOJ are missed in PF portal. This happens for already existing members in PF portal when they want to link their KYC details with their UAN number. When any of the above details are not added to your PF UAN number then you can’t able to link your KYC details like Aadhar card with your PF UAN number.
Solution To Register New Employees In PF Portal During Aadhaar Authentication Failed Error
In order to solve Aadhaar authentication failed error in PF portal members need to verify their Aadhaar in UIDAI website. It is a simple process and takes less than one minute.
Here, we need to enter our 12 digit Aadhar number and captcha appearing on the screen. After entering those details click on verify. After successful verification, you are able to register newly joined employees in PF portal. If still the error continues then it is due to the difference in name or dob printed on Aadhaar card and details entered in PF portal.
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