Personal Finance Here's how to check PF claim status via UMANG app? Updated : June 01, 2020 01:29 PM IST Employees’ Provident Fund or EPF is a mandatory contribution from the salary of an individual that every organization with more than 20 employees deducts. Subscribers are allowed to make partial withdrawal from their provident fund (PF) corpus under certain conditions by putting a claim for ‘advance’. Once the claim is submitted, it is then forwarded to the employer for approval. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.