Ration Card New Portal: The central government has taken a new initiative regarding the ration card. The government has started a common registration facility for ration card enrollment in 11 states and union territories of the country.
At present it has been started as a pilot project. Food Secretary Sudhanshu Pandey (Common Registration Facility) stated that this facility is available to the States under the National Food Security Act (National Food Security Act) will help in verifying the identity of the eligible beneficiaries for internal coverage.
The software developed by National Informatics Center for ration card is called ‘Ration Mitra’.ration friend) is named. It can be used by people from anywhere in the country to apply for ration card. Around 81.35 crore people get coverage under NFSA.
At present, about 79.77 crore people are provided food grains on a highly subsidized basis under this Act. Accordingly, 1.58 crore ration cards and beneficiaries can be added under NFSA.
Sudhanshu Pandey said that the main objective of the registration facility is to identify the eligible beneficiaries in the states. Under this, it will help in issuing ration cards to the eligible people.
Ration Card New Portal: How many ration cards were canceled?According to Food Secretary Sudhanshu Pandey, about 4.7 crore ration cards of about 18 to 19 crore beneficiaries have been canceled due to various reasons in the last 7 to 8 years. New ration cards are also issued regularly to the eligible beneficiaries by the states and union territories.
He said that the new web-based facility would be currently available as a pilot project in 11 states and union territories. Ration card facility will be started in all 36 states and union territories of the country by the end of this month.
It started in this state
According to the secretary, the 11 states and union territories that have started this ration card portal facility include Assam, Goa, Lakshadweep, Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Punjab and Uttarakhand.
National Food Security Act (nsfa), food grains are provided to 67 percent of the country’s population at subsidized rates. Ration Mitra is an application launched by Govt. The citizens of the state can register for the ration card by downloading it on the mobile phone. This Ration Card Mitra App has been launched by the government in conjunction with the State Food Security Act.
To check Maharashtra Ration Card List first visit the official website of Food and Logistics Department of Govt. After visiting the official website of Ration Card, click on Ration Card Eligibility List on the right side of the homepage. After opening the link you will see the list of districts of Maharashtra.
From this list click on your district and then select your area. Now the name of the shopkeeper, ration card and list of beneficiaries will come in front of you. There will be a separate list for urban and rural areas.