AP YSR Rice Card – Get New Ration Card from 15th February, New Food Security Rice cards in place of Ration Cards in Andhra Pradesh, Check AP Ration Card Status…
New YSR Rice Card distribution starts from 15th February. Grama volunteer is the responsible person rice cards distribution. He needs to deliver the card in his 50 houses. AP government cancels all 1.47 crores ration cards in Andhra Pradesh. In place government distributing new YSR Rics cards. Card under National food security act 2013.
The Ration Card is a document issued under an order or civil supplies authority of the AP State Government, as per the PDS, for the purchase of essential commodities from fair price shops. Normally State Governments issue different types of Ration Cards to Above Poverty Line, Below Poverty Line and Antyodaya families.
A Ration Card is an important document for citizens. It helps save money by aiding in the purchase of essential commodities at a subsidized rate. It has also become an important tool of identification nowadays to get welfare scheme benefits. You may need to produce a copy of your Ration Card as proof of identification when applying for other documents like Income Certificate, for inclusion in the Electoral Rolls, etc.
Up to now, Families living below the poverty line are entitled to white Cards, under which they can avail special subsidies. In addition to permanent Ration Cards, States also issue temporary Ration Cards, which are valid for a specified number of months, and are issued for relief purposes.
What’s new in AP YSR Rice Card?
|Old Ration card||AP New YSR Rice Card|
|Family members group photo||Photo of the card issued person|
|Raion shop number||Grama volunteer number, Grama Sachivalayam number|
|Cardmembers age||Cardmembers date of birth particulars|
|Telugu||printed in Telugu and English|
|no toll-free number||1902/1967/18004250082|
What You Need to Do to get a new Ration Card
You may obtain the application form for making a new Consumer (Ration) Rice Card from any Grama Ward Sachivalaym. You will require passport-sized photographs of the head of your family attested by a gazetted officer/MLA/MP/Municipal Councillor, the specified proof(s) of residence, and the Surrender/Deletion Certificate of the previous Ration Card if there was any. The standard prescribed time schedule for the preparation of a Ration Card, procedure and time limit72 Hours There is also a provision for making corrections to valid Rice Cards.
Normally new rice cards are issued to all eligible families after a Govt. notification. Old Ration cards are basically of two types, White Cards and Pink Cards. White cards are issued to people with an income of less than Rs. 100000 and pink cards are issued to people with an income of more than Rs. 100000.
How to get New Rice Card in AP?
New Rice cards are issued by the Grama Sachivalayam Secretary. Master Register (Key Register) contains details of the cardholders that are assigned to a particular dealer. This register is maintained dealer-wise. This contains details about the cardholders such as Sl. No., Card No., cardholder’s name, door no., occupation, annual income, no. of family members (no. of adults, no. of children and total). It is available at Grama Sachivalaym and Grama Volunteer.
Besides the issue of new rice cards, the Grama Sachivalayam Secretary issues rice cards to families who come on transfer to the another Mandal, after verifying the surrendered certificates submitted by them. He also handles cases of a change of the ration shop due to a change of address of the cardholder and corresponding changes are carried out in the registers. Cancellation of rice cards and checking of FP shops in case of complaints against them are also looked after by the Tahsildar and Grama Sachivalayam Secretary.
The AP government have decided to issue new Rice cards to all eligible families and enrol all eligible missing cases.
- Total family income should be less than Rs 10000 per month in rural village areas and Rs 12000 per month in urban municipal areas.
- Total Agri land holding of the family should be less than 3 acres of wetland or 10 acres of dry land or 10 acres of both wet and dry land together. In urban areas family who owns no house or plot property or less than 750 ft built-up area houses.
- Monthly electricity consumption should be less than 300 units in the last six months.
- The family should not own 4 wheeler (Taxi, Auto, Tractors Exempted)
- No family member should pay income tax.
Check AP Ration Card Status Check at https://epdsap.ap.gov.in/epdsAP/epds or https://aepos.ap.gov.in/ePos/
- What is New Rice card in Andhra Pradesh?
AP government bring new cards in the PDS system instead of old ration card system, Poorest of poor get all and remain will lose some facilities. BPL families only get Rice cards in AP now.
- What is the difference between rice card and ration card?
Old ration card is an all in one for all welfare schemes, but the rice cardholder will get rice only
- How many cards going to distribute in AP?
If you are poor you will get rice card, if any widow person or old parents in the same home, they will get a pension card. Children's studying in schools they get JVD card. if annual income less than 5 lakhs all get YSR AArogyasri Card.
- Who will distribute YSR Rics Card?
Grama volunteer allowed to your home will distribute all.
- Where to apply new or correction like add members in AP rice card?
Grama Sachivalam is the destination all the above works. 72 hours to complete any query.