West Bengal Digital Ration Card: Download, WBPDS Apply, Check Status

West Bengal Digital Ration Card is the Digital format of the BPL Ration card. Citizens who are Livin in West Bengal are Eligible for WBPDS Online registration, Digital Ration Card download online, and Know your Ration card status online. They can also use the Name Correction form to make corrections after applying on wbpds.wb.gov.in.

West Bengal Digital Ration Card 2021

West Bengal Digital Ration Card Download

We all know what is Ration card is, for those who don’t know its official document issued by Governments in our country.

This document will not be distributed to everyone but only those eligible candidates who belong below the poverty line.

So thus the Name BPL Card comes in the Full form of BPL is simply means Below the poverty line.

This BPL Card allows you to purchase good grain which is distributed from the Public Distribution System and National Food Security ACT (In short NFSA) at the rate which is affordable for economically weaker citizens.

As per the NFSA, the Ration card can be divided into three different types-

  • APL Card – This card stands for the Above Poverty line. Simply means for those who are above the poverty line that is set by the Indian Government.
  • BPL Card – Generally the most of the People who have a Ration card, Falls under this Category. BPL Full form is Below the Poverty line. It is for those who live under the poverty line set by the Indian Government.
  • A Card – Stands for Antyodaya Anna Yojana. Those who have this card are considered the poorest of the poor, and receive much larger benefit compare to any other card.

All of the BPL Cardholders who already applied and have cards can also digitize these WB ration cards online so they can be carried anywhere on your mobile phone.

For The BPL Card anyone, any person who belongs below the poverty line can apply for it online.

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West Bengal Digital Ration Card online apply

Anyone eligible who are living in West Bengal can apply for WB Digital BPL card anytime online.

The পশ্চিমবঙ্গ ডিজিটাল রেশন কার্ড Scheme is to support the supply of food and grain by the Department of Food and Supplies, Govt. of West Bengal.

So if you are a resident of West Bengal state then you can apply for this card to get food items at a subsidized price.

Apply for BPL ration card in West Bengal

If you have not had BPL or AAl card then this is how you Apply for a BPL ration card in West Bengal online-

  1. First Head over to www.wbpds.gov.in using your Web browser.
  2. Now you are on the Department of Food & Supplies Government of West Bengal official website.
  3. There on the Left side, You will see the Option of “Ration Card”.
  4. Hover your mouse over it, and Choose to apply online.
  5. You have to choose “Apply for new Card for Family” for Apply for the new card.
  6. You have to Fill up the Form-3 and Submit it online along with all of the required documents.

WB Digital Ration Card Application form

Referred to as E-Ration Card is simply a PDF document that is issued Government of West Bengal.

It is just your regular card but in PDF format which can be carried anywhere on your mobile phone.

Even, if it is in just Digital PDF format, it shall have the same right as a normal BPL or AAL Ration card.

You don’t need to fill up any application, You don’t need to apply again anywhere to Download it.

You just have to head over to the official portal and download it on your mobile or PC.

Of course, I am going to guide you on how.

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How to get a digital ration card

To get this card in the PDF format existing cardholder simply have to follow the process that I am going to mention down below-

Process for West Bengal Digital Ration Card download

  1. First Visit official portal – food.wb.gov.in.
  2. On the Left sidebar Hover on the Ration card.
  3. Now Click on the e-Ration card.
  4. You will found yourself on the webpage where guidelines, Terms, and features it is mentioned.
  5. Scroll down to the bottom of that page.
  6. You will see a Link in Green Color labeled as “Click to Download e-Ration card.”.
  7. Under the heading আবেদনকারী অবশ্যই নিজের মোবাইল নম্বর দেবেন, provide your mobile number.

Make sure that the mobile number that you enter there is the same one that is already attached.

You will receive the OTP Code, upon verifying the OTP you will able to West Bengal Digital Ration Card download.

Save this digital copy on your mobile phone.

West Bengal Digital Ration Card status Check

So you applied for a WBPDS Ration card online or offline, but you are not sure that your application is approved or not.

In that condition you can check your WB Ration Card status online anytime, sitting anywhere online.

How to know my digital ration card status in west Bengal

Here How to check your Digital Ration card status online-

How to Check List of beneficiaries

  1. Visit wbpds.wb.gov.in.
  2. There, find “Reports on NFSA” and hover over it.
  3. Click on the View Ration card count there.
  4. Choose a District-wise list to see the name District-wise.
  5. Select your District there from the Drop-down.
  6. Now you can see the Name in the list.

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