The government of Maharashtra is given the opportunity to get duplicate or replacement of Old Ration Card for citizens who have lost or forgotten. Some people can lose their original Ration card in some problems they can apply to get a new one with replacement of the old card. Now in Maharashtra, the Food supply department is issuing the ration cards to every individual of Maharashtra state and the duplicate Ration card can be applied through online and offline by submitting important documents of the public distribution system.
How to apply for duplicate ration card in Maharashtra state online
Here is the procedure to be followed by the applicant who wants to get a duplicate ration card in Maharashtra state. The duplicate ration card is applied by those people who have lost or whose ration card got damaged as per the following steps from Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection Department.
- Firstly the applicant needs to visit the official website of the Maharashtra Food supply department
At first, candidates should visit the official website http://mahafood.gov.in/
- Then get the registration form and fill in all the details required.
Then after registration is done you will be getting your application form
- Fill the application form with all the required details and attach all the required documents which are needed
Then you need to a printout copy of the application form and submit it to the nearby ration card office.
- After all these, you will be getting an acknowledgment slip that will bear the date of application and date of ration card collection
Acknowledgment slip that will bear the date of application and date of ration card collection
After successfully submitting your application the Department of Civil supply is issued a receipt of acknowledgment of reference ID slip and you will check your ration card status using the tracking reference ID. Within 45 days you will be getting your ration card from the date of submission.
Required documents to submit with your application
Here are the required documents which have to submit with the application form to get a duplicate ration card
- Permanent address proof
- Old ration card Xerox
- Voter ID card
- Complete family details
- Current electricity bill
- Resent water bill
- Resent pass book statement
- Passport if have and pan card
- Income caste certificate
- Birth certificate
- Photo of the head of the family
The applicant needs to fill the application form correctly without any errors submit all the required documents which are necessary to be submitted with the application form duplicate ration card. Submit the application form to your nearest ration card issuing office.
- What should I do if I lost my ration card in Maharashtra?
Please report to the appropriate office. The Head of Family must write a letter explaining why a new ration card is needed and attach the remains of the original ration card (in the case of a damaged ration card) or a copy of the police station report (in case of lost or stolen ration card).
- How can I update my ration card online in Maharashtra?
Step 1- Visit the official portal of FCCPD, Maharashtra i.e. http://mahafood.gov.in.
Step 2- Click on the “Download” link given on the left-side of the homepage.
Step 3- Click on the “Form 1: Application for new ration card” link.
Step 4- The application form will appear.
- How can I check my ration card details in Maharashtra?
To check the status of the ration card, you will have to go to the official website mahafood.gov.in. After that, on the home page, you will get an option to check the ration card status. You have to click on the option to check the status.19-May-2021
- How can I remove my name from the ration card online in Maharashtra?
Application form. …
Original ration card.
additional members or persons' names to be added/removed.
Proof of residence.
Local Certificate / Election Card / PAN / Driving license / Passport.
Proof of Date of Birth (Birth Certificate/X Pass Certificate/declared/other)
- How can I link my ration card with the Aadhaar card in Maharashtra?
Visit the official web portal of the Aadhar Card – UIDAI webpage.
Click on the 'Start Now' option.
Proceed further and enter your address details – district and state.
Select the benefit type as 'Ration Card' from the available options.
Choose the scheme name as 'Ration Card'.