ePDS Chandigarh – Procedure to apply for a New Ration Card Status Check online….
The Department of Food Supplies, Chandigarh has started the online procedures to apply for Chandigarh New Ration Card and checking the status of the applications. The people can apply for any kind of ration cards online now at the official website http://epds.nic.in/CHD/epds#. Ration cards will be issued for Chandigarh People in the two categories i.e., APL (Above Poverty Line) and BPL (Below poverty line) Ration cards.How to get Ration Cards under Above poverty line:
For all the Above Poverty Line ration cards one should produce an application form supported by surrender/deletion certificate obtained from the place from where the application has migrated to Chandigarh along with two family group photographs. Within 10 to 15 days of the receipt of the application form the Ration Card will be delivered.
Requirements to issue Above poverty line Ration Cards:
- Application form duly attested by a Gazetted Officer in case of urban areas and Village Sarpanch in case of rural areas
- Surrender/deletion certificate obtained from the place from where the application has migrated to Chandigarh.
- Two family group photographs.
How to get Ration Cards Under Below poverty line: These are issued to families which have the income of less than Rs. 432.9 per capita per month. Prescribed application form with all the family details must be submitted. Two passport size group family photographs and an affidavit duly specified are required to be submitted along with the application form, duly attested by the Area Councillor in case of urban and Village Sarpanch in case of rural areas. A yellow coloured ration card will be issued to the eligible beneficiaries.