Add family member's name to the ration card sitting at home…
Ration card holders can add new member name sitting online

The Ration Card is a very important document for the people falling in the BPL category. The government provides only cheap grain to ration card holders. After the recent lockdown, the government is working on the distribution of food grains through ration cards on a large scale. Apart from this, it is mandatory to have a ration card to take advantage of many government schemes. 

In such a situation, it is necessary that this important document is updated at all times. If the name of a family member has been left in the ration card, now instead of going round the government offices, the name can be added easily and the ration card can be updated by following the online process. If the name of a child of the household is to be added to the ration card, then it is mandatory for the head of the household to have a ration card. 

It is necessary to have a photocopy and original copy. Apart from this, the birth certificate of the child, the Aadhaar card of the parents is required. If the daughter's name is to be added to this card after marriage, then a copy of the Aadhaar card of the woman, marriage certificate, husband's ration card is mandatory.

Here's how to update online
  • Visit the official website of the state food supply department. First time you will have to create login ID on this website.
  • After login, you will get the option to add new member name on the home page of the website, click on it.
  • After opening the new form, upload the scanned copy of the required documents. Then submit the form.
  • After the form is submitted, a registration number will be found, through this number the form can be tracked.
  • The form and document will be verified by the authorities, if the information is correct, the form will be accepted.
  • After this ration card will be sent to the home address through post.