Assam Ration Card List has been inaugurated by the government of Assam. So today under this article, we will share the essential aspects of the Assam ration card for the year 2023. In this article, we will also share a step-by-step procedure through which you can check the Assam Ration Card List which has been launched by the Assam government. In this article, we will share the specifications of the Assam ration card and also mention the benefits that are provided to the public with the inauguration of the new ration card.
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Assam Ration Card List 2023
A ration card is a document that is helpful for residents of the state. The ration card provides proper food items to the poor people of the society. Many poor people can avail of the benefit of subsidized food with the help of the ration card in India. Now, even a nationalized ration card is distributed to the citizens of India. This nationalized ration card can be helpful for you in getting food supplies all across the country. Overall, the ration card is the most important document for the citizens of India.
Details Of Assam Ration Card List
|Name||Assam Ration Card|
|Launched by||Assam Government|
|Beneficiaries||Residents Of Assam|
|Objective||Providing Ration Card|
Importance Of Ration Card
The ration card is very important in our country because it is sometimes taken as a token of identity proof. There are many benefits of the ration card. Availability of food products at a very low rate is the main benefit because as we know in our country many times poor people are not able to afford food items for their daily and day-to-day life. Ration card helps all the poor people to make a happy and smooth livelihood without any worry of inflation of food items.
Assam Ration Card Types
There are six types of ration cards that are offered by the government. The list of these ration cards is as follows:-
Antyodaya Ration Card
Antyodaya ration card is offered to those families that belong to the poorest section of society with no stable income. Generally, old men, women, unemployed people, and laborers come under this category. Those people who have a per capita income of less than Rs 250 per month can apply for this ration card. In order to get this ration card applicant is required to submit the application form which is duly attested by the municipal councilor or village sarpanch along with two passport-size family photographs and an affidavit duly specified. The Antyodaya Ration Card holders are provided 35 kg of rice at Rs 3 per kg
BPL Ration Card
Those families that belong to the below poverty line category can apply for a BPL Ration card. BPL families are those families whose annual income is Rs ₹27,000
APL Ration Card
Those citizens who belong to the above poverty line category can apply for an APL ration card. Under this category of ration card, there’s no income limit so anyone can apply for this ration card
Blue/Pink/Red Ration Card
Those families that belong to the above poverty line category are issued with these ration cards. There are certain special subsidies that are provided to these cardholders like the cardholders can take kerosene from ration shops at subsidized rates. Those families who do not have gas or LPG connection can apply for this ration card
Orange Ration Card
Orange ration cards are also provided to those families who live above the poverty line criteria. The income criteria to get an Orange ration card is different for different states
Yellow Ration Card
This ration card is issued to those citizens who belong to the below-poverty-line category. To get a Yellow ration card each state has different annual income criteria according to the definition of the poverty line
Eligibility Criteria for Assam Ration Card List
The following people are eligible to apply for the ration card in Assam:-
- A person having no ration card can apply for a ration card.
- Women of the family can apply for the ration card.
- The applicant must be a resident of Assam state.
- The applicant must be a citizen of India.
- The annual income of the resident must be less than rupees 1 lac.
Assam Ration Card List Important Documents
The following documents are required while applying for the Assam Ration Card:-
- Proof of no Ration card from the village Head/Gaon panchayat president/ward Commissioner/Inspector, FCS&CA /Concerned Authority.
- Copies of Birth Certificate
- Voter List Copy
- Income Certificate
- BPL Certificate
- Tax pay receipt of Land Revenue
- Residential Proof
- Pan Card
- Driving License
- BPL Family SI. No
Application Procedure of Assam Ration Card
To apply for the Assam ration card, you just need to visit your nearest ration shop or government office of the public distribution system whichever is nearest to your house. You can ask for the application form on the counter. Fill up the form and attach the documents mentioned above. The ration card will be delivered to your home in 15 days’ time.
Procedure to Check Assam Ration Card List 2023
To check the beneficiary list of the Assam ration card, you need to follow the steps given below:-
- First, click on the Official Website link given here
- Now After that Choose Your
- District Name
- Tehsil Name
- Village Name
- Now Unique RC ID Code, Applicant Name, Father/Spouse Name, Type of Ration Card will appear on your screen.
Assam Ration Card List District Wise
|District Name||Direct Link|
|Dima hasao||Click Here|
|Kamrup metropolitan||Click Here|
|Karbi anglong||Click Here|