22 October 2018 Current Affairs: A parliamentary panel on labor was constituted to examine the functioning of retirement fund body Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO).
It will be headed by BJP MP Kirit Somaiya.
Its functions are listed as below:
To review the implementation of labor laws, social security and welfare scheme for workers,
International Labour Organisation conventions binding on India,
To look into the working conditions and welfare of mine workers and review that to Directorate General of Mines Safety,