TNPDS Smart Ration Card Status: Application Form, Apply Online

Smart Ration Card Status | TNPDS Smart Ration Card Application Form | TNPDS Smart Ration Card Apply Online

We all know that the Tamil Nadu government has started the digitalization of the ration card. The application of the TNPDS Ration Card is also submitted through online mode and the distribution is also done through online mode. Today under this article, we will share step by step procedure through which you apply for the digital ration card in Tamil Nadu State. We will also share step by step procedure through which you can check the status of your smart Ration card online. In this article, we will share the specifications of the digital ration card in Tamilnadu state.

Benefits during COVID-19 Crises

Tamil Nadu Government has also taken various steps to help the poor people of the state during the coronavirus crises. Ration cardholders will get free ration from PDS shops. Essential goods which were proving on subsidy price now will provide free of cost like ice, pulses (dhal), cooking oil & sugar. Each rice card holder will get a cash price of Rs. 1000/- also in their bank account.

Tamil Nadu Digital Ration Card

There are four types of digital ration cards available for residents of Tamilnadu State. The list of different types of ration card is given below:-

  • Light Green cards are issued for rice and other commodities from the Fair Price Shops (FPS).
  • White cards are issued for extra 3kg sugar over the prescribed quota.
  • No commodity card is issued to the people who are not entitled to draw any commodity from ration shops
  • Khaki cards are issued to the police personnel up to the rank of inspectors.

Patta Chitta Online Land Record

Details About TNPDS Smart Ration Card

Name Ration Card
Beneficiaries n Residents of Tamil Nadu
Launched by Tamil Nadu PDS
Official Website https://www.tnpds.gov.in/
Objective Distribution Of Ration Card

Important Links To Track TNPDS Ration Card Tamil Nadu

Given below are some direct links through which you can perform desired actions:-

Citizen login Login
Department login Login
TN Smart Ration Card Online Registration Apply Here
TN Smart Ration card status Check Here
Send Feedback/complain Send Here
Corrections of Details (Name, Age, etc.,) in smart ration card Click Here
 Status of Request Click Here
 Add Member in card Click Here
Change Sugar Card to Rice Card Click Here
 Change of Address in card Click Here
 Family Head Member Change Click Here
 Remove Family Member from the ration card Click Here
 Card Surrender / Cancellation for ration card Click Here
 Card Related Service Request Status Click Here

Objectives Of Tamil Nadu Digital Ration Card

The following objectives will be fulfilled by the inauguration of the smart ration card in Tamilnadu:-

  • The implementation of the fraudulent practices will be prevented.
  • The information of the resident will be authentic.
  • The conversion will prevent paper costs.
  • Printing and distribution costs of the ration cards will be prevented.
  • The online distribution of the ration card will be less time-consuming.
  • The residents will now just have to apply for a ration card online which will be beneficial and happen with much less difficulty.
  • The process of implementing a digital ration card will provide transparency to the residents.

Important Documents

The following documents are required while applying for the digital ration card in Tamilnadu:-

  • Aadhar Card
  • Pan Card
  • Recent Size Photography Pass
  • Bank passbook
  • Caste/Category certificate
  • Income certificate
  • Electricity bill

TNPDS Ration Card Online Application Form

To apply for the digital Ration card via online mode, you need to follow the simple steps given below:-

  • First, visit the official website of the TNPDS department.
  • Click on the smart card application option present on the home page.
  • Click on the direct link given here
  • Register yourself at the portal.
  • Fill the application form by providing all the basic details.
  • Attach all the asked documents.
  • Add family member details, gas connection details, and declaration
  • Click on Submit
  • A reference number will be generated.
  • Keep safe for future use.
TNPDS Ration Card

TNPDS Application Procedure By Ration Shop (Offline)

If you are not able to apply for the card via online mode then you can follow the simple steps by visiting the ration shop:-

  • First, visit the respective ration shop.
  • From the shop, collect the application form.
  • You can also download it online.
  • Fill up the application form.
  • Attach all the asked documents.
  • Submit the form at the concerned department
  • A reference number will be generated.
  • Keep safe for future use.

Application Procedure By Mobile App

You can also download a Play Store app and apply for the card through the mobile application. The link for the app is given below:-

Search TNPDS Smart Ration Card Status

To check the application status of your Tamilnadu smart ration card, you can follow the simple steps given below:-

  • First, visit the official website of TNPDS
  • On the homepage, click on the Application status option.
  • Or visit the link given here
  • A new web page will appear on the screen.
  • Enter your registration number.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • The application status will appear on your screen.

Process To Register Complain

To file any complaint in the Tamil Nadu Public Distribution system portal, you need to follow the simple steps given below:-

TNPDS Ration Card Complaint
  • Enter the following-
    • Name
    • Mobile no.
    • Email
    • Description of the complaint
  • Click on submit
  • Direct link to file a complaint
  • Now Submit your Complaint

Helpdesk Contact Number

For any query related to the smart card you may contact on 1967 or 1800-425-5901. Please send the code to 9773904050 from their registered mobile number. Short Code Description:

  • PDS <Space> 101 – Item Details at Fair Price Store
  • PDS <Space> 102 – Fair Price Outlet (Opened / Closed)
  • PDS <Space> 107 – for a complaint of payment amount

Procedure To Reprint Smart Card Status

TNPDS Smart Ration Card
TNPDS Smart Ration Card
  • On the opened page enter your registered mobile number and captcha code
  • Select submit option and select view ration card status link
  • The Status will appear, take a print out by giving the command

Procedure To Make Changes In Your Ration Card

  • To make changes in your smart card, you need to open the official website
  • On the home page select the option as per the change you want to make available on the right-hand side
  • On the opened page enter your registered mobile number and captcha code
  • Select the submit option and select the change as you want to make
  • Provide the correct information as asked on the screen
  • Upload the supportive documents of the information (if necessary)
  • Submit the request by click the submit option after reviewing the information

Check Card Related Service Request Status

  • To check the card related service request status, you need to open the official website
  • On home page select “card related service request status” option as per the change you want to make available in the right-hand side
  • Enter the reference number and select submit option
  • The status will display on the computer screen

Procedure to Apply For Duplicate Electronic Family Card

  • First of all, you have to go to the official website of the department of food supply and consumer protection government of Tamil Nadu
  • A home page will be open in front of you
  • On the home page, you have to click on apply for duplicate electronic family card
  • After that, you need to enter your registered mobile number and captcha code
  • Now a form will be open in front of you
  • You have to enter all the required details in this form and attach all the necessary document
  • Now you need to click on submit
  • In this way, you can apply for a duplicate electronic family card

Conclusion

Through this article, we have covered all the information regarding TNPDS smart ration card. If you are still facing any problem then you can contact the helpline number or can even write an email to the department of food supply and consumer protection, Government of Tamilnadu. The helpline number and email ID is as follows:-

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