A ration card is one of the schemes issued by the Gujarat government for all Indian citizens in the state who require economic assistance. This card helps people to get food grains and other basic commodities at low subsidized prices.
A citizen is liable to enjoy the Gujarat ration card benefits like -
The below poverty line cardholders can avail the benefit of Rs. 1000, which they can use to buy ration. The amount is transferred to the cardholder’s account directly.
Gujarat Ration Card ensures that the cardholders get ration at fair prices via Public Distribution System.
People can get commodities at subsidized prices with the help of their Gujarat ration cards.
The Gujarat Government-issued Rs. 30 - 35 Crores for cattle shed and ponds.
The government of Gujarat offers free ration services during unfortunate circumstances like a flood, earthquake, etc.
The simple steps to check the Gujarat ration card list of beneficiaries are mentioned below:
Visit the official portal of Gujarat iPDS.
Click on the ration card option at the bottom of the screen.
Choose the month and year. Tap on ‘Go’.
A beneficiary list categorized on the basis of district/taluka will be displayed on the screen. Choose your region.
According to the region you selected, details about the ration card beneficiaries will be displayed on the screen.
Tap on your ration card number.
Now all the details regarding the members of the ration card will be displayed on your screen.
To apply for Gujarat ration card online, follow these simple steps -
Visit the official portal of the Gujarat Government.
If you are already registered, you just have to enter all required details but in case you have not registered before you will have to download your application form through the portal.
Choose the ‘Revenue’ option.
Tap on the ‘More’ button.
Select the ‘Application For New Ration Card’ option.
An option to download the Gujarat ration card offline form will be displayed on the screen, select it.
To continue online, select ‘Apply Online’ and tap on ‘Submit’.
The documents required for the Gujarat ration card online application are:
Verified copy of voter ID/election card.
Verified copy of PAN card.
Verified copy of electricity bill.
Verified copy of passport.
Verified copy of the driving license
Verified copy of telephone bill.
If you want to file a complaint regarding the Gujarat ration card online, visit the official portal of the Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department and tap on ‘ Register Complaint’. Enter your registered contact details and verify via OTP generated. Enter your complaint and click on submit.
In case you need a barcoded ration card, you need to apply via FORM-II.
To get an Aadhaar card linked with your Gujarat ration card, go to the official portal of Aadhaar linking and click on the ‘start’ option. Fill in your address details and tap on ‘ration card’ from the list of benefit types. Fill in details like your Aadhaar card number, ration card number, contact details, etc.
To transfer your Gujarat ration card, you will have to visit the FPS department and submit the application fee regarding the migration/ transfer of your Gujarat ration card. You will be asked to pay a nominal amount as application processing fees to process the application.
The procedure to add a family member to the Gujarat ration card is: