Schemes

Public Distribution System

Gender : Male/Female     Category : SC/ST/OBC/GEN

The Public Distribution System (PDS) in the country facilitates the supply of food grains and distribution of essential commodities to a large number of poor people, especially the people in the remote areas.                                          

Every adult member of the families under BPL category would get 1.5 kgs of food grain , 250 gr. of wheat every week and the children would get half of it/ head. The card will be invalid automatically cancelled if the system is not availed for 4 weeks.                

Benefit

In this system, all the citizens of West Bengal, having ration cards would get food grains from from the government at a subsidized rate.

Elegibility

All legal citizens of India

Contact Department

Nearest ration dealer and  District Controller Food and Supply                        

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