Know the process to apply for Digital Ration Card Online & Registration Process, Eligibility & other FAQs – Government of India has recently introduced the Digital Ration Card under One India, one ration card. The ration card is currently issued by a state government and also entitles the holder of the card to ration of food, fuel and other goods issued by the government. It is primarily utilized to get the subsidized groceries like wheat, rice, sugar and kerosene other than the card for the proof of residence in India and identity proof when applying for making a domicile certificate, birth certificate, voter ID card etc.
Types of Ration Cards
Key Highlights :
- 1 Types of Ration Cards
- 2 What is the primary eligibility of a Ration Card?
- 3 States in India Link to Apply for a digital ration card
- 4 Also Read – How To Book BPCL Cooking Gas via Whatsapp ?
- 5 What are the Documents Required for Ration Card/ Digital Ration Card
- 6 Documents for Proof of Identity and Address
- 7 For Member Removal or Addition in existing Ration Cards
- 8 Make it Popular:
Blue/Yellow/Green/Red Ration cards – For people who are below the poverty line. These ration cards are for obtaining various subsidies on food, fuel and other goods.
White Ration cards – These ration cards are for people above the poverty line. They help as an identification proof.
What is the primary eligibility of a Ration Card?
Any person permanently living in India,
-He/She or some other person on his behalf, has not already applied or in possession of such a card.
-He/She or any member of his family is not included in another ration card.
What is the Process of Applying for a Digital Ration Card
The process of applying for a ration card, Digital ration card or Offline Ration card is different in the various states, each state has their own systems. Check out the below links to each state’s individual ration card registration website:
States in India Link to Apply for a digital ration card
Andhra Pradesh : https://ap.meeseva.gov.in/DeptPortal/UserInterface/LoginForm.aspx
Arunachal Pradesh : http://www.arunfcs.gov.in/forms.html
Bihar : http://sfc.bihar.gov.in/login.htm
Chattisgarh : https://khadya.cg.nic.in/citizen/documents/New_Rc_Format.pdf
Gujarat : https://www.digitalgujarat.gov.in/Citizen/CitizenService.aspx, www.digitalgujarat.gov.in/DownLoad/pdfforms/s51.pdf
Haryana : http://saralharyana.gov.in
Himachal Pradesh : http://admis.hp.nic.in/ehimapurti/pdfs/cardeng.pdf , http://edistrict.hpgov.in/pages/staticSite/trackApplic ationStatus.xhtml
Jammu and Kashmir : http://jkfcsca.gov.in/FormsGeneral.html
Jharkhand : https://pds.jharkhand.gov.in/secc_cardholders/ercmsActivityRequest
Maharashtra: https://rcms.mahafood.gov.in/PublicLogin/frmPublicUserRegistration.aspx , https://aaplesarkar.mahaonline.gov.in/en
Mizoram : https://fcsca.mizoram.gov.in/page/application-form1506663142
Odisha : http://www.foododisha.in/Download/NFSA.pdf , http://www.pdsodisha.gov.in/TPDS/Reports/RationCardListReport.aspx
Punjab : http://punjab.gov.in/eform/CitizenReg.xhtml
Delhi : https://edistrict.delhigovt.nic.in/in/en/Account/Register.html
West Bengal : https://wbpds.gov.in/rptForUsers/rptFormDetails_usr.aspx
Andaman and Nicobar Islands : http://dcsca.andaman.go
Dadra and Nagar Haveli : http://epds.nic.in/DN/epds/
Tripura : http://epdstr.gov.in/TR/epds
Also Read – How To Book BPCL Cooking Gas via Whatsapp ?
What are the Documents Required for Ration Card/ Digital Ration Card
Surrender certificate/Deletion certificate/No card certificate if there is no previous family card
Proof of identity and residence
A self-addressed and stamped postal cover or postcard.
Three passports-sized photographs
Details about earlier applications and rejections (if applicable)
Details of any LPG connection
Mobile number/email id
Documents for Proof of Identity and Address
Employee identity card
Any government issued identity card
Health card (including the Aaragoyasri card)
For Member Removal or Addition in existing Ration Cards