Karnataka Ration card – How To Apply & Enrollment & Link Aadhar card to Ration card

Karnataka Ration card – How To Apply & Enrollment & Link Aadhar card to Ration card:

Karnataka will be the first State in the country to have biometric bar-coded ration cards. These laminated cards will be issued soon to every household by the Food and Civil Supplies Department in a bid to ensure transparency and accountability in the public distribution system (PDS).

Photos of all family members will be printed on the card. The biometrics system is being introduced to act as a check on bogus ration cards that are rampant across the State.

How To Enrollment for Ration card:

This service is to facilitate an opportunity to citizens of Karnataka to get enroll for Ration Card Service through Bangalore One. Citizen has to furnish all required supporting documents along with an Introducer. Citizen has to be accompanied with all his/her family members physically at the time of enrollment. Bangalore One charges 50/- for each enrollment. Bangalore One updates transaction data to Food and Civil Supplies Department daily so that processing of respective request can be processed.

Benefits of Ration card:

To ensure social security to all citizens, The Government bears a portion of the actual cost itself and provides the commodities to individuals at a highly subsidized price. The ration card thus comes into the picture.

Another important benefit of the ration card is its use as a legally accepted and valid proof of identity that is acceptable everywhere in the Government machinery as well as in the private sector.

How To Apply the New Ration Card Karnataka:

The Government of Karnataka has greatly simplified the application process for a new Ration Card.There is no requirement for any other document apart from the Aadhar card.Though, we list other accepted Documents for ration card application.

The process now uses details from the Aadhar card of the applicant and his family members once they are authenticated through either the online or the offline method.

Documents Personal identification:

Your birth certificate.
Your PAN card.
Your passport.
Your report card from school showing that you have cleared the 10th grade.
A transfer certificate from your school which would have your birth date printed on it.

Proof Of Address:

Electricity and telephone bills which may have been issued recently.
LIC bond.
Aadhaar card.
Agreement of the house.

Age Proof:

Birth certificate.
Pan card.
A certificate of transfer from any school which contains the date of birth of the applicant.
A Mark sheet of the 10th grade to ensure that the applicant has received some education.

Types of Ration card in Karnataka:

Three categories of Ration card:

1.The Below Poverty Line (BPL) ration card is provided to families who earn less than Rs. 10,000/- per annum. The card gives them access to commodities at subsidized prices.

2.The APL or the Above Poverty Line Ration Card is provided to families with an annual income above Rs. 10,000/-. However, APL cardholders are not entitled to any subsidy benefits.

3.The Antyodaya card is a ration card provided to the poorest of the families, which have unstable income levels. They are entitled to numerous benefits under the Antyodaya Anna Yojana.

Procedure to Apply New Ration Card:

Candidates first of all visit the official web portal http://ahara.kar.nic.in/

Select the E-services and next, proceed to sub-menu named ‘e-Ration’ and you will be able to see the application form for a new ration card.

Then, select your preferred language english or kannada, click the new ration card request options.

And type of apply the card is an Non-Priority Household (NPHH).

To apply the Priority household PHH) card you require Bio-metric device as Bio-verification is Mandatory.

Then, Enter your Aadhar Number and authenticate yourself with either fingerprint verification or through a One Time Password (OTP) sent to your mobile number registered with your Aadhar.

Once your identity is authenticated then add option for your family member and delete your family member in the ration card.

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Benefits extended to APL Card Holders from June 1
The State Government has extended benefits of the supply of subsidised ration for Above Poverty Line ration card holders from June 1.


Afraid??🤣 Good joke. Action had been taken on fake degree in 3 days.
No irregularities in ration card.
Please update your knowledge base and take some rest. Else you will lose Karnataka also.


According to siddanna Karnataka is like America in development,facts came out of his mouth already, according to karnataka gov they increased ration for bpl card holders and they are no1 distributer of bpl cards in india people r in q to take bpl cards it shows his development


In #KARNATAKA 1re Kg Ration BPL Card Holder purchasing rice&Transporting in luxorious Cars BecoZ they have in1 family many more Ration Cards holders by divided Mathamatical manner
Beneficent Selling Govt rice2 Hotel 4 own use purchasing Zira Anna Bagya


No, Top Ration Card Making Machine Introduced in Karnataka.How to Check Karnataka Ration Card Status online through http://Ahara.kar.nic.in


1cr population are BPL. IT MEANS

83% of #KARNATAKA is BOL. SO






First tell your minister to distribute ration cards properly in Karnataka. Lakhs of ration card applications applied but are not given. This is your way of helping poor ??


Congress lies in Karnataka. Says 1 crore families are BPL it means 83% population of #Karnataka is BPL. So the question arises of Ration Card Scam or Congress lies because 31% population is BPL in Karnataka. JUST LOOK OUT TWEET & they will surely delete it.


Sir ,i am from Chitapur, kalaburgi district Karnataka. I have a querry regarding enrolment for new voters .I have submitted aadhar card and a voter id of a family member of the new voter, but your officers have rejected the applications because of no ration card . 1/2


Govt toor procurement,20 quintals/farmer based on ration card. In #Kalaburagi district there are lot of joint families who hold 1 ration card, from them govt should procure more toor rather than just 20 quintals ration card!


There are numerous instances in Karnataka where residents information is accessed for PAN, date of birth etc via online ration card application, where anyone can do this by purchasing Secugen Hamster Pro 20 and getting registering within a day. Govt of Karnataka has set it open a


Karnataka: For The Last 1.5 Years, 16 Families Denied Ration For Not Linking Aadhaar With Ration Card


ya ke 80% log job ke liye other state me rahate aur vahipar aapana aadhar card banaya lekin jub gaovme ration card banane ke liye gaye to karnataka govt ne mana kar diya bola ki jub tak aadhar card kannada me nahi hoga to aapako ration card nahi banega please help