The Food and Supply Department (खाद्य एवं आपूर्ति विभाग) under the state government of West Bengal has the authentication to provide the facility of ration card. The registration process and application forms for the ration card has been given through the official website of West Bengal Food and Supply Department Barrackpore which has online page The department comes under the transparency portal of public distribution system of food and supplies department govt of west Bengal (भोजन और आपूर्ति के सार्वजनिक वितरण प्रणाली विभाग पश्चिम बंगाल सरकार). The portal of WBPDS is providing all kinds of facilities related to food like giving the ration has provided by the department. The Barrackpore is a biggest sub of state which has location in north side and covers 24 parganas district of west Bengal. The food and supplies department of state was established in 1943 month of March. The dept works under the state govt administration and providing the facility of management in west Bengal state. It is responsible to maintain the food economy (खाद्य अर्थव्यवस्था) and able to make decisions regarding to food and supplies rules (खाद्य और आपूर्ति के नियमों के बारे में निर्णय). In the system the department works under the Indian Constitution EC Act 55 in which it provides the facility and fair work process of distribution of food grains to all in state. Along with the distribution system it looks the monitoring and enforcing process as well. The department is also responsible to lookup the stock for food grains along with the pricing and operation of general public distribution. It also has the system of monitoring all kinds of facilities and works for implementation of all kinds of orders passed by the state and central govt.

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The food and supplies section under west Bengal govt works for three areas as per the following:

=> Guarantee food security for vulnerable and poor citizens in state (राज्य में कमजोर और गरीब नागरिकों के लिए खाद्य सुरक्षा की गारंटी)
=> Delivering high quality services to all citizens in state through the PDS system (पीडीएस प्रणाली के माध्यम से राज्य के सभी नागरिकों को उच्च गुणवत्ता की सेवा प्रदान)
=> The empower of all citizens in PDS system and providing the food security to all (सार्वजनिक वितरण प्रणाली व्यवस्था में सभी नागरिकों की सशक्त बनाने और सभी को खाद्य सुरक्षा उपलब्ध कराने)

It also works to giving the ration card facility online via the process of application system. In which it gives the low price food grains to the card holder citizens under the PDS under the ministry of consumer affairs food and public distribution. The ration card holders are able to get the food grains in west Bengal state as the following mention rates:

=> Card Holder Type in West Bengal – Wheat Price – Rice Price

=> (कार्ड धारक के प्रकार) – (गेहूं की कीमत) – (चावल की कीमत)
=> Above Poverty Level (गरीबी स्तर से ऊपर) APL Card Holders – 6.75 Rs – 9.00 Rs
=> Below Poverty Level (गरीबी के स्तर से नीचे) BPL Card Holders – 4.65 Rs – 2.00 Rs
=> Antyodaya (अंत्योदय) Card Holders AAY WB State – 2.00 Rs – 2.00 Rs
=> Annapoorna (अन्नपूर्णा) Card Holders in WB State – 0.00 Rs – 0.00 Rs

The above mention card having citizens of state can get the wheat and rice as per the mention rates per kilogram under the PDS Commodity system of west Bengal state. The public distribution system for Food and Supplies department of state is responsible to provide these all kinds of facilities to card holders.

What Documents Needed to Apply for Ration Card in West Bengal
(पश्चिम बंगाल में राशन कार्ड के लिए आवेदन करने के लिए आवश्यक दस्तावेज)
The ration card is important and necessary document which every citizen must have to get it. The process of ration card providing holds by the each state govt under the PDS and to give the food grains through the fair price shops (उचित मूल्य दुकान) in every state. The state govt gives the ration card for BPL, APL and Antyodaya through using which the citizens can get the low price ration from shops selected by the govt.

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The ration card can use for other purposes as well like it’s a proof for your Indian citizenship and it can use for your address proof. The card holders can also get the various kinds of schemes via the welfare origination. The ration card can use in various places in west Bengal state like to make domicile certificate, for passport or visa apply, for voter id card registration, or any college admission. The card can use as the identification proof for you and your family.

To get the card you need to take a application form of “New Consumer (नए उपभोक्ता)” which can be get through the circle office or through the official website of WBPDS.

After filling the registration form have to submit it in concerned department office along with your following documents and proofs:
  1. Passport size photo of family head (परिवार के मुखिया का पासपोर्ट आकार का फोटो)
  2. Proof for residence like water bill, electricity bill etc. (पानी के बिल, बिजली बिल आदि की तरह निवास के प्रमाण)
  3. Photo ID card like voter id, passport etc. (मतदाता आईडी की तरह फोटो आईडी कार्ड, पासपोर्ट आदि)
  4. Complete details for all family members with ID (आईडी के साथ परिवार के सभी सदस्यों के लिए पूरा विवरण)
  5. Income Certificate for complete family members (पूरा परिवार के सदस्यों के लिए आय प्रमाणपत्र)
  6. Age proof for family head like school certificate, date of birth certificate etc. (जन्म प्रमाण पत्र आदि के स्कूल प्रमाण पत्र, तारीख की तरह परिवार के मुखिया के लिए आयु प्रमाण)
  7. Two witnesses from applicant’s neighbor (आवेदक के पड़ोसी से दो गवाहों)

The applicants are suggested to take all these above mention documents photo copy and arrange these with attested mode through any of the gazetted officer, MLA / MP (राजपत्रित अधिकारी, विधायक / सांसद) of your area or any municipal councilor (नगर निगम के पार्षद). See the process to get the application form and way to submit it below.

How to Download Ration Card Application Form R.O. 1 and Filling Process
(राशन कार्ड के आवेदन फार्म डाउनलोड करने के लिए प्रक्रिया)
The west Bengal which has the largest city along with capital Kolkata has total 19 districts in state. Mamta Banerjee is chief minister and MK Narayanan is governor here. The state has the total 88 thousands squire kilometer area which makes state in 13th place. As per the document said of state govt the total population around 9 crore is living here which makes 4th place of state in India. The state has touched brooder with Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh.

The citizens who are living here and still don’t having their ration card may have to get the application form and have to submit it to the department. The applicants have to collect all the documents as above mention. If any citizen is not able to collect and provide these all documents then the Food and Supplies Officer (खाद्य एवं आपूर्ति अधिकारी) FSO will take spot inquires and he / she will come for verification at your place. You need to show all the documents which you have available at that time and need to give two eye witnesses. The process of making ration card is 60 days decided by the state govt.
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Click to below page to download the application form for family identity card / ration card and see the process for filling it:

Application form filling process:
After getting the application form download it and take the printout and fill the required detail on it as per mention below:

  • Applicant’s Name
  • Complete address
  • Details of family members
  • Relationship with head of family
  • Age details for all family members
  • Occupation details of family members

Through filling the above mention all the details you can submit it to the concerned office of your local area. If you are having any issue to fill the application form you can get the help through the Enquiry Clerk or get the live chat help in

How to Check Status for Application Form of Ration Card in West Bengal
(पश्चिम बंगाल में राशन कार्ड के आवेदन पत्र के लिए स्थिति की जाँच)
The official website of WBPDS is also giving the process to check the status of your application form once you had submit it to the office. To get this system you need to click on the below given page and fill some given details on it:

Fill below given some details on it:

  • District name
  • Sub division name
  • Block name
  • Fair Price Shop FPS
  • Category of card
  • Name of beneficiary

After filling these above mention details click to the submit option and the status will appear on screen which you can check. Now see the below given contact details of office if you need more help.

How to Submit Complaint for Ration Card in West Bengal
(पश्चिम बंगाल में राशन कार्ड के लिए शिकायत प्रस्तुत कैसे करें)
The website of WBPDS also giving also the facility to submit your complaint if you are having any problem regarding your ration card. Click to the below given page where you have to fill some details to submit your grievance:

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Complaint form filling process:

  • Give the details for complaint (subject / complaint subject / complaint against to?)
  • Write communication address (address / city / district / postal code)
  • Fill complaint description (mobile number / phone number / grievance details / action you want)
  • Attach any file if you are having anything to show
  • Write any remarks if want to give more details

After filling the complete form click to the “Save” option and take the complaint number regarding this. Through the all of above given processes you can apply, status check and submit complaint regarding to your ration card in state. Must see the important notice board before using it.

Important Notice Board
(महत्वपूर्ण सूचना बोर्ड)
If you are going to apply for ration card in state you must have to read the following given instructions and keep in mind these while using the website:

The is the only official website of west Bengal food and supplied department, do not use any other website to get the information.

Fill the complete application form before submitting it, half application form will reject and department is not responsible for that.

Attach your all required documents as the mention above, either your request form will reject.

Through all the mention process you can submit your registration but if you need more help can call in 1800 345 5505 or in 1967. is giving just the way for registration; staff is not responsible to given any soft / hard copy of your documents.

The official website is running perfect the dept and ERI staff is not responsible for any kind of error.

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