‘One Nation One Ration Card’: Old Ration Cards Will Remain Valid for the Scheme

Taking note of a fake news that is doing the rounds on social media that new ration cards will be issued for the central government’s ambitious initiative ‘one nation, one ration card’ scheme, the Press Information Bureau of India (PIB) fact-checking team has said that the reality is that old ration cards will remain valid […]

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‘One Nation, One Ration Card’: Centre Makes Standard Format, Asks States to Follow it for Issuing Fresh Cards

The Centre has designed a standard format for ration cards as it moves ahead with ‘one nation, one ration card’ initiative and has asked state governments to follow the pattern while issuing fresh ration cards. Currently, the central government’s ambitious initiative is being implemented on a pilot basis in a cluster of six states. It […]

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How to Update Your Aadhaar Number on Ration Card

Aadhaar holders availing subsidised products through PDS or Public Distribution System can update their Aadhaar number on the ration card. The UIDAI or Unique Identification Authority of India, the issuer of Aadhaar number as well as Aadhaar card, has advised Aadhaar holders to update their UID or Unique Identity Number on their ration card. A ration card is a […]

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Govt. to Make Your Ration Card Portable in India Soon

A technological upgrade to India’s public distribution system (PDS), managed by the Food Corporation of India (FCI), will soon come as a boon for beneficiaries of the National Food Security Act who lose out on their monthly quota of subsidised grains when they migrate from their home towns or villages in search of work. Under […]

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All Ration Cardholder Can Get Benefits Under Ujjwala Yojana

To expand the scope of the flagship LPG-for-cooking scheme, the government has decided to extend it to all ration-card holding households. An announcement to this effect is likely early this week. The new beneficiaries will be those among holders of both ration cards and Aadhaar who will identify themselves as poor through self declaration, according […]

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‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ for Subsidised Grain

HIGHLIGHTS – The decision to fast track the roll out was taken at a meeting of state food secretaries chaired by Union food minister Ram Vilas Paswan. This will remove the chance of anyone holding more than one ration card to avail benefifits from different states. The Centre on Thursday announced roll out of ‘One […]

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Ration Card

  Ration card is considered to be an essential legal document in India that used for identity and address verification. Ration card also often used as an identification proof while applying for domicile certificate, income certificate, drivers license, PAN card, etc. Every family residing under the state of Delhi is eligible for obtaining ration card. The type of […]

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