The Social Insurance Agency will mail letters Tuesday to some 500 people, demanding they pay their national pension premiums or face measures such as the confiscation of their bank deposits, agency officials said.

The agency said Monday that the letters will represent a final warning for the individuals concerned, whom officials have determined are not paying into the pension system despite having sufficient income or assets to do so.

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