- 1 TNPDS Smart Ration Card
- 1.1 Change TNPDS Ration Card to Rice Card
- 1.2 Eligibility Criteria
- 1.3 District wise Status
- 1.4 How to change TNPDS Sugar Card to Rice Card Online?
- 1.5 How to Check Status of Sugar card to Rice Card Conversion Online?
TNPDS Smart Ration Card
Tamil Nadu government started digitisation of ration card and is called Smart Ration Card. Citizens of Tamil Nadu state can apply online for the smart ration card and convert the ration card to a smart ration card. The state government is distributing the goods also online. In this article, there is information regarding how to change TNPDS sugar card to rice card online. People can also do a status check of sugar card/ration card to rice card conversion online.
Citizens of Tamil Nadu are permitted to convert sugar cards to rice cards which mean people who have sugar cards can convert to rice cards. The conversion process will start soon online.
People can also check the change of ration card to rice card status online. Citizens who are having sugar cards must apply to convert into rice card through TNPDS official portal.
Change TNPDS Ration Card to Rice Card
Recently, the Tamil Nadu Food minister R Kamaraj stated that due to the cardholders essential requirements, the Chief Minister ordered to provide a chance for the citizens to change ration card to rice card.
The Public Distribution System department started a 16-day drive to change ration card to rice card online due to high demand.
- The applicants must be permanent resident of Tamil Nadu.
- Applicants must be valid sugar cardholder.
- Applicants must be registered on the TNPDS portal.
District wise Status
Ariyalur, Chennai, Chengalpattu, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dharmapuri, Dindigal, Erode, Kanchipuram, Kallakurichi, Kanyakumari, Krishnagiri, Karur, Madurai, Nagapattinam, Nilgiris, Namakkal, Pudukkottai, Perambalur, Ranipet, Ramanathapuram, Salem, Sivaganga, Thanjavur, Tenkasi, Theni, Thoothukudi (Tuticorin), Tirunelveli, Tirupathur, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Tiruvallur, Tiruvannamalai, Vellore, Tiruvarur, Virudhunagar, Villupuram.
How to change TNPDS Sugar Card to Rice Card Online?
- First, people who want to change a TNPDS sugar card to a rice card online must visit the official website of TNPDS.
- Click on the, click here to change their card type on the home page.
- Login page opens; now, the applicants must enter the mobile number, captcha code and click on the “register it.”
- Now OTP generates, enter the OTP and proceed.
- Again the dashboard page opens with various options. Click on change ration card to rice card.
- Now a page opens with the disclaimer option, click on the disclaimer.
- After entering the details, click on the submit option.
- An acknowledgement along with a reference number will display on the screen.
How to Check Status of Sugar card to Rice Card Conversion Online?
- First, visit the official website of TNPDS to check the status of converting ration card to rice card online.
- Login page opens; enter the mobile number, captcha code and click on the submit option.
- OTP generates to the mobile number, enter OTP, and click on the status check.
- Enter the application reference number and click on submit option.
- Status check of sugar card to rice card online will display on the screen.