What is a Ration Card and why is it Needed?
A Ration Card is very useful document for Indian citizens. It has also become an important tool of identification when applying for other documents like Domicile Certificate, for inclusion of your name in the Electoral Rolls, etc.
How do I get a new ration card?
You may obtain application form (form no.D) for making of new ration card from any circle office/E-Disha center.You may download the same and present the duly filled in hard copy at your Circle office / E-Disha Centre located in district on any working day between 9:00 to 1:00 pm.
(i) Two copies of group photographs of family.
(ii) Form and photograph on the form duly attested.
The applicant should put up his/her application to circle FSO / e-Disha center where the applicant permanently resides, on any working day, and obtaining an Acknowledgement Receipt for the same. The applicant is also given expected delivery date for his/her certificate, which is printed on the Receipt. Applicant will receive the Ration Card from the Receipt Counter OR though Courier or Speed Post as per his/her requirement.
Total Fee: Rs. 10/-
If delivery through Courier or Speed Post then extra Fee Rs. 25/-
Expected Delivery Period – 15 working days
Note: The above fee will be collected by the Concerned Official / e-Disha center at the time of receiving application.