EPDS Bihar – Ration Card New List 2021 & Download e-Challan 

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EPDS Bihar Ration Card 2021

Citizens of Bihar State who applied for a new ration card can now check their name in Bihar New Ration Card List as their application process finished. People can visit the official website of EPDS Bihar to know the status.

All the Public Distribution System was carried by Food & Civil Supplies Corporation Limited of Bihar state and under the Food & Consumer Protection Department subdivision.

Many people from the state applied for a new ration card recently launched by the Bihar government. The new ration card list has been out online, and people who submitted their application can check their name in the list.

Bihar Ration Card Types

Ration cards are basically used as an official document to purchase household food grains and other supplies at subsidized prices from Public Distribution Centres. People who are having ration cards are only eligible to avail the benefits from PDS shops.

Official website of EPDS Bihar

Bihar State Food & Civil Supplies Corporation will have the authority to accept the ration card applications submitted and issue the cards. There are four types of ration cards issued by the Bihar government to the citizens.

BPL, APL, AAY, and Annapurna Ration Cards      

BPL: These cards issued to households below the poverty line and with family income less than Rs 10000 per annum. These cards come in red color.

APL: APL Ration cards are issued to people who are above the poverty line with a family income of less than Rs 24000 per annum. The Colour of the card is blue.

AAY: Anthyodaya Anna Yojana Ration cards issued to the poorest of low-income families. These are yellow in color.

Annapurna Ration Cards, given to the old-age pensioners of Bihar state.

Benefits of Bihar Ration Card

  • All the subsidized food grains and other essential commodities are supplied to the cardholders by Fair Price Shops.
  • These ration cards also used as identification verification proof when required for different purposes.
  • With the help of these ration cards, one can include their names on the electoral list.
  • People can apply for other identity documents like PAN Card, Aadhaar, income, caste, and resident certificates with this ration card.
  • Ration Cards used for government scholarships and jobs.

EPDS Bihar Ration Card

On the applications submitted by the citizens, the food supply department released a list of ration cards. The list indicates the names and details of the people whose applications are approved.

Citizens of Bihar who applied for ration cards can now visit the official EPDS Bihar website and check the new ration card list 2020.

Eligibility for EPDS Bihar

Eligibility criteria of applicants who want to apply for the new Ration Card are:

  • Applicants must be a permanent resident of Bihar and also possess a domicile certificate.
  • Applicants should not have ration card before.
  • Couples who got married recently can apply for a new ration card.
  • If applying for a particular ration card, applicants must fall under the income bracket of that particular card.

Documents Required for EPDS Bihar

  • Applicants Address proof/Aadhaar Card.
  • Income certificate
  • Passport size photograph
  • Mobile Number
  • And other relevant documents.

How to Apply for Bihar Ration Card?

  • To apply for the Bihar ration card, the applicants first visit the official website, download the application form, or visit the nearest SDO office/Circle office and get the application form.
  • Fill the application form with the necessary details and attach the documents required with the application.
  • Attach the family head and other family members’ photographs, verified surrender/deletion certificate from gazetted officer/MLA/MP/Municipal Councillor, etc.
  • If not having address proof, the Circle FSO/SI/MO will conduct an inquiry, and the statement will be recorded along with two independent witnesses of the neighborhood.
  • After taking all the information, check the application form, and submit it at any Circle office/SDO office.

How to check & Download Bihar Ration Card List 2020?

  • To check the ration card list 2020, first, people must visit the official website of EPDS Bihar.
  • On the home page, click on RCMS, which is on the left side of the page.

Check Bihar Ration Card List

  • A new page opens where the applicants must select the district and click on show.
  • Now click on the urban or rural number to know about the ration card details.
  • If Urban selected, a new page opens where the applicants must select the town and then ward. We can see all the ration card list displayed on the screen.
  • Check with the family head name and click on the ration card number.
  • All the applicant details with family and photos will display. Take a print by clicking on the print page.
  • If Rural selected, a new page appears where the applicant must select block, Panchayat, and Village. We can see all the ration cards in that particular village.
  • Check with the family head name and click on the ration card number.
  • All the family members and their details with photos and other details will display on the screen.
  • Take a print out of the ration card by clicking on the print page.

Epds Bihar challan download:

  • To download the e-Challan of EPDS Bihar, visit the official website.
  • On the home page, click on services and select download e-Challan from the drop-down.

epds bihar challan download

  • Now it redirects to the other page with the e-Challan form.
  • Fill the form with a Unique Reference number or select district, block, Panchayat, month, year, scheme, and click on search.
  • The e-Challan appears on the screen. People can also download e-Challan.

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