e-ration card A ration card is a document issued by the state government, as per the public distribution system, for the purchasing of essential commodities from fair price shops. A ration card is a very essential and useful document for those who are in need of ration. It helps save money as the commodities in this scheme are provided at a very low cost to the cardholder
e-ration card online status download verification Delhi, UP, Telangana, Odisha
State government issues different ration cards to above poverty line (APL), below poverty line (BPL) and Antyodaya families and conduct regular review and checking of the ration card. In a step to tackle the problem of distribution of ration card, the government of India has introduced a new service called e-ration service. Delhi government became the first state to introduce this service in their state.
What is an e-ration service?
This is a service through which one person will be able to apply and obtain ration card online. Through this service, the user will also be able to check the food grain availability and its cost, which reduces the chances of being cheated.
The purpose of e-ration service:
This service is introduced to provide a solution to the problem of the ration card. It aims at providing every poor person with food. Also, this service has been introduced to stop corrupt practices like holding back rations and also that the card reaches poor people and on time. The user can have access to work of 70 different ration offices through this service.
How to get e-ration card?
If you come from Delhi, log onto http://nfs.delhi.gov.in/Citizen/E_RationCard.aspx to access the form shown below
This service is only for people who have ration card numbers but have lost or damaged the. If you want to apply for a new ration card online, go to http://nfs.delhi.gov.in/Citizen/CitizenOnlineApply.aspx. The page will take you on step by step entries until you finish the application process.Afterwards, wait for your details to be processed. You can in the meantime check your application status here. Enter one of the four identification information in its right place and click “search”. A new page will appear with details of your current status.Once your ration card is out, you can go to the steps outlined in the first stage to download an e-ration card.
The step to introduce e-ration card is definitely a step towards the removal of corruption and to make sure that every stomach is fed in India. Slowly every state is introducing this service and people just need to make sure that they utilize this special facility and help the government provide a better facility by giving their feedback.