ration aadhar card link

Ration Card Aadhar Link

Aadhar card is one mandatory ID proof of Indian citizen. Almost all government scheme define Aadhar card as authentication proof of genuine Indian citizen. Ration card is for food department, Public Distribution System (PDS). Indian citizen can avail subsidize ration using ration card, it ensure national food security act benefits. Today, government has taken an initiative to link Aadhar card with ration card of each citizen. By linking Ration card to Aadhar card it minimize fraud cases.

Ration card is the most oldest proof of residence in country. There are various categories of ration card present in India. In this article we are going to show you how you can make Ration Card Aadhar link. There are two ways to link a ration card with Aadhar card. One is in offline mode and another is from online. You also need to check linking status. In this article you will get all solutions.

Verify your Ration card link status

Before linking your Aadhar number please check existing status of ration card link. Process is very simple, you can check it from your mobile.

  1. Open state PDS website (Official website link click here- WB PDS).
  2. First check your Aadhar link status. Click on Ration card then Verify e-RC/DRC
  3. In this window enter your Ration card number.
  4. Enter given captcha.
  5. Click on Search. ( Now you can see your Aadhar link status.
Ration Card Aadhar Link

Documents required to link Ration card with Aadhar card

  1. Photo copy of Aadhar card of family head.
  2. all members ration card and Aadhar card photocopy
  3. Passport size photograph.
  4. Aadhar linked bank account number.

You can link your ration card with Aadhar in online mode. It is not very completed method. Follow below simple steps.

  1. Visit your nearest Public Distribution System (PDS) or Ration shop.
  2. carry Xerox copy of Ration card and Aadhar card of all your family members. One passport size picture original ration card of family head.
  3. submit photocopy copy of your bank passbook. If there is any issue of bank and Aadhar linking.
  4. Submit all these documents to PDS office.
  5. After submitting your documents PDS office staff will check your documents and may take your biometric authentication.
  6. You will get two SMS as confirmation. First, after successful submission of all your required documents at PDS office. Second, after PDS official linking task you will get an SMS as confirmation in your Aadhar linked mobile number.

In this way you can connect your Ration card with Aadhar card. After this Aadhar and ration card linking you will get all benefit of rationing system.

How to link Ration card with Aadhar card in online mode?

Almost all state government provide facility to link Aadhar card with ration card of citizen. You may follow below steps to link in online mode.

  1. Open state PDS website (Example of WB PDS).
  2. Click on Link Ration Card with Aadhaar Card (Different state wise)
  3. In this window enter your Mobile number.
  4. Confirm your mobile number by typing OTP you received in mobile.
  5. Enter your Ration card number here.
  6. Enter your 16 digit Aadhar card number
  7. Confirm OTP.
  8. You can also update address, and other details.

Update: Alternatively there is some camp operation running under govt. initiative. There you can visit and submit your ration card number and confirm biometric authentication to link your ration card with Aadhar card.

Now you can contact your ration dealer. Using e-POS system you can update your ration card link directly from there.

  1. With this linking entire ration system can operate more smoothly.
  2. It prevent false ration card, which may avail subsidized food that is allotted to needy peoples of India.
  3. More genuine peoples will get support of ration system.
  4. Now you can show only one card of family member to get ration from ration shop.

Apply new Ration card: Download form and apply

Also you may need: Apply Student Credit online

Apply Rs. 500 scheme: Lakshmi Bhandar Scheme

FAQ’s of linking Aadhar and ration card link

Q. How can I check my Aadhaar card linked with ration card?

A. To check your Aadhar-ration link status visit PDS website, there you can check linking status.

Q. Is it compulsory to link Aadhar-ration card.
A. It will depend upon state govt. but in most state it is not mandatory.

Q. Why ration card is mandatory?

In India ration card is used as ident proof. you can take benefit of govt scheme.

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