Tamil Nadu government introduced latest online ration card by replacing old ration card for providing services like food grains and house hold purposes at lowest subsidy rates. It is also work as address proof those who don’t have any aadhar card because of digitalization government launched this scheme in Tamil Nadu. These card is issued to minority communities of state those who come under below or equal poverty line.
Types in Tamil Nadu Ration cards:-
There are different types of cards and they are
Light green cards:-it is used for giving rice and other commodities and also covers antodaya anna yojana schemes.
White cards:-these provide extra 3 kgs of sugar for people
Commodity cards: these cards do not receive in any ration shops.
Khaki cards:-it is given for police officers.
Process for applying Ration cards online:-
Visit official website of Tamil Nadu production scheme and one can select their desired language.
After that application is opened and fill details of form and along details fill photo of family photo of jpg which is 10kb of size
Residence photo in jpg format which is under 100 kb of size and after filling details please click on submit option. After that you receive a number of ration card
One number is released you can track it from same portal
Applying point of sale device:-
By carrying all documents to nearest ration shop and you can visit nearby ration shop to apply for these. Government had introduced biometric to reduce bogus and frauds.
Updating existing smart card:-
Visit official portal of Tamil Nadu production services.
In this click on correction details under correction form and this requires otp verification through mobile number
In this all changes are made and we can change photo of family after submitting you can get reference number and by using this you can check status of application
It provide all services of government and head of family is printed front side and its contain all details of him
It produces hassle free and time consuming users.