Antyodaya Anna Yojana: Apply Online, AAY list 2023, Eligibility & PDF

Here this post contains information about the Antyodaya anna yojana which is the full form of AAY Scheme 2020. If you are looking for information about the NFSA AAY online registration process. Where to Application form PDF Download, What is the eligibility to apply online.

Whether you already applied Online on, and just want to check the status, list of beneficiaries, or want to know all of the information about its features, benefits this Article will provide you all about it.

Antyodaya anna yojana Detailes

Antyodaya anna yojana

Antyodaya anna yojana is a social welfare scheme launched by the Indian Government. It is to help the poorest of poor families under BPL and provides them food.

It was launched on the year 2000, December 25 first by the NDA government Union Food and Civil Supplies Minister, Shanta Kumar.

After the announcement, Rajasthan was the first state to implement this Scheme.

Here as part of this Scheme government first identify the first 1 crore poorest families who are living their life Below Poverty Line (BPL) by the survey.

Families who are selected in this survey will be able to get food such as Rice, wheat at a highly reduced rate.

In the year 2003 and later in the year 2004 Government expand this scheme to add more than 50 lakh BPL families each time.

As a result, currently, more than 2 Cr families are covered under Antyodaya anna yojana.

Suggested: Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana

Objective, Benefits & Purpose of Scheme

The purpose of this scheme to provide the poorest of poor families under BPL to provide food at the lowest rate possible.

Families who come under this scheme will be able to get Rice rs 3 per kilogram and Wheat rs 2 per kilogram from the Ration store.

Here is the other Key feature highlights, Objective of this Government food scheme:

  • The Beneficiary will get Wheat at Rs 2 per kilogram, a Total of 35 kg each month.
  • Rice will be distributed at Rs 3 per kilogram, a total of 35 kg every month.
  • Both rural and urban areas are covered in this scheme.
  • Recently the government also Include Divyang in this list, they will receive the same benefit as other beneficiaries in the Antyodaya list.
  • Apart from the main benefit, 5kg Additional free grain will be provided if the person also identifies under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana

Antyodaya Anna Yojana Eligibility Criteria

Eligible families were identified by the Government as per the criteria Poorest of the poor.

If the families have BPL cards they could be selected in this list.

Here are all of the Antyodaya Anna Yojana Eligibility Criteria:

  • The Applicant family should have a BPL card.
  • Any individual can’t apply for the scheme, the selection will be done by the government and the official notification is available on the official website to Download.
  • The scheme is applicable for Families living in both rural and urban areas.
  • A person with disabilities will also get the same benefits whether he/she already selected or not. Identification will be done by the government and they can crosscheck their name of official site

Antyodaya Anna Yojana 2023 Apply Online at

No one can Antyodaya Anna Yojana 2023 Apply Online at or from any other site.

The AAY Beneficiaries List selected by the survey, Which is conducted by the central government occasionally.

If your family name in this survey as the beneficiary, You will be eligible for getting the benefits of this Scheme.

Only the families who hold BPL Ration card was selected in this survey. As per the last updated information, it added 2 Crore poorest families in the Antyodaya Yojana.

So there is no way that any applicant can Apply online for Antyodaya Scheme 2022.

However, If you BPL card, There is a chance that your family may be listed as a beneficiary in this scheme.

You can check Antyodaya Anna Yojana Card Colour and the Antyodaya Anna Yojana Beneficiary list on the Official website.

Antyodaya Anna Yojana PDF

The Antyodaya Anna Yojana short notice and circular containing all of the detailed information can be downloaded from the DFPD website.

Head over to by using your Mobile/Desktop browser. From there you can Download the Forms, Documents, Short notice in PDF format.

Suggested: Atal Pension Yojana

AAY Beneficiaries List & Check Status

So as I mentioned that the AAY Beneficiaries List 2023 is available on the Official site.

If you want to check whether your name in the Antyodaya Anna Yojana Beneficiary list 2023 or not you can follow the steps below to do so:

  1. First head over to the official website
  2. Now select your State where you live, For Example, Click on Madhya Pradesh if you live in MP.
  3. Select your District, Ward, etc.
  4. Name of the candidate of the selected families will be shown.
  5. Check whether your Name in the Beneficiaries lists or not there.

Antyodaya Anna Yojana helpline numbers

If you have any Complain or anything worth sharing regarding this scheme you can contact the helpline number.

The Antyodaya Anna Yojana helpline numbers are different in every state. You can get the helpline number from this page

Just head over to that page and click on your state name.

The Helpline number for your State will be displayed to you on the next page.

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