Implemented By: Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, Govt. of Karnataka Notification Regarding To: Ration Card Status Official Website Link: www.ahara.kar.nic.in The ration card is mainly used for getting subsidize food and fuel from the fair price shops. The authority of State Government issued the ration card as per the Public Distribution System. HOW TO VIEW RATION CARD STATUSOnly for Bangalore Districts: Bangalore (Urban/ Rural/ City) Districts Only Only for Belgaum/Mysore Divisions: Mysore, Chamarajnagar, Mandya, Chickmagalur, Dakshinkannada, Udupi, Hassan, Kodagu, Bagalkote, Bijapur, Belgaum, Gadag, Dharwad, Uttarakannada, Haveri Districts only Only For Bangalore/Gulbarga Divisions Except Bangalore (Urban/ Rural/ City): Ramnagar, Kolar, Chickballapur Tumkur, Chitradurga, Davangere, Shimoga, Gulbarga, Bidar, Yadgir, Koppal, Bellary, Raichur Districts only To get the verification status of Ration Card, enter your RC Ration Card Number and Click on ‘Go’ Button. For proposals & Doubts (Questions), Send e-Mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org Process Flow for Existing Ration Card Modifications (PROCEDURE FOR CARD HOLDERS)@=If the applicant wants to make changes which is required in existing Valid Ration Card.=The applicants need to visit any nearest Bio-photo centre.Check the validity status of your existing Ration Card. (card-holders in rural areas should visit their Gram Panchayat office computer center.) @=If your Ration Card is Cancelled or Details Not Found, you cannot do any modifications. You can apply online to get a new ration card. @=If the applicant have VALID Ration Card, he/she can go for any of the following changes:=Change of address within the Taluk/range,=Addition and Deletion of Members,=Updating photo and biometric=And any such required changes in family details.@=Show your recent electricity bill, also valid reference documents for any modifications. @=Get your required modifications done , @=Saved and uploaded online at the bio-photo center. @=Collect a computer generated printed acknowledgement at the bio-photo center. A)-If it is a PERMANENT CARD – The head of the family will visit the concerned Food Office along with the acknowledgement received at the photo center. Get your ration card printed and receive it after matching your finger print biometric. B)-If it is a TEMPORARY CARD – Visit Food Office ONLY after receiving a SMS from food office to collect your modified ration card. C)-Collection of Ration Card – Whereas collecting your modified ration card at the food office, applicant needs to return your active ration card without fail. The modified ration card will be issued after matching the finger print biometric of the head of the family. Pay Rs.20/ only to receive the card at the office. Transfer of Existing Ration Card From One Taluk / Range to a different Taluk / Range• It should be a Valid Permanent Ration Card • The applicant have to submit a application along with your existing ration card for a transfer at the food office from where the card is issued. • Get it transferred online instantly to the required Taluk / range. • Here the applicant must mention the correct name of the District & Taluk / Range to which you are getting it transferred. Collect a computer generated, printed surrender certificate. • Visit a bio-photo service center in your New Taluk along with your ‘Surrender Certificate. • Open your ration card details online, update your address, RR number, member detail, etc., at the photo center only Collect a computer generated, printed acknowledgement. • Visit concerned food office along with the acknowledgement received at the photo center and get your new ration card.