What is Ration/Rasan card ?
Ration card is actually a document. This document is issued by the state governments in india. Ration/Rasan card comes under the Nation food security act (NFSA) where Government distribute the Rice, Wheat,Pulses, Sugar, kerosene oil to the consumer in subsidized rate.
Consumer affairs, Food and public distribution minister Rambilas Paswan has introduced one nation one cardin india. That means in single card consumer can migrate from one state to another.
Ration/Rasan card list details :
There are four types of ration card in india. Now only three cards available in inida.
1 API ( Above poverty line) :
who is above below poverty line comes under API. This type of ration card has been tarminated by the government.
2.BPL ration/ Rasan card ( Below poverty line )
Which familly earn below 1.2 lakh Rs. per annum can apply for this Card.
3. AAY ration/Rasan card( Antyodaya Anna Yojana )
This AAY card is issued by the government of india to the poorest of the poor familly. Throw the AAY card consumer can grab 35 killograms grains and other commodities per month in subsidized price. Which familly has no man to work falls under this AAY card.
4. Patra Grihasti Ration/ Rasan card :
Patra grihasti is a type of ration card. 5 killograms grains are provided per person throw the patra grihasti ration card. If you have four members in familly you will get 20 kilograms grains. These type of ration card can apply anyone.
How to Apply for Ration card/Rasan card ?
You can apply with both Online & Offline method. for Offline you have to download form or will get in market, You just need to fill the form and submit.
In Online you should go to your state Official site and from that you can apply ration card online. We provided all states official sites below.
Elligibility for Ration card/ Rasan card online apply:
* You should be Indian Citizen
* You should not have any ration card
Documents required for the Ration/Rasan cards online form:
- Aadhar Card.
- Bank passbook.
- Electricity bill
- Driving license
- Water bill
- Any government issued ID
- Applicants Passport size photo.
Ration cards Offline Form download
Offline Application form download ( Gramin/ Rural Area ) download
Offline Application form download ( Nagar/ Town Area ) download
Pravasi labour form download