NPS  joining age raised to 70 years

PFRDA has raised the joining age  of NPS from 60 to 65 years  and the subscriber can continue up to the age of 70 years.  The age limit has been raised to make NPS more attractive and  customer friendly. The raise is expected to facilitate  transfer of superannuation funds to NPS.
Presently, NPS has more than 1.71 crore subscribers with total AUM of more than 2.04 lakh crore.
Source: Times of India 15-09-17