The Tamil Nadu State Government have introduced an online application system for the smart ration cards. These smart ration cards are the newly revised form of the Ration Cards that we used it earlier. These Smart TNPDS Ration Cards are available at the official website of the Tamil Nadu Public Distribution System. The link for the following website is www.tnpds.gov.in
The State Government has launched this Smart Ration Card Scheme in order to take the simple Ration Cards to the next level.
The old ration cards are automatically converted into the smart ration cards by the State Government. The existing ration card holders will receive a PIN on their registered mobile number and they can collect their smart ration cards from the nearest PDS center just by showing the SMS.
You can perform the following operations on online TNPDS Ration Card Correction:
- Change of Address
- Deletion of Name
- Inclusion of Name
Below is the step by step procedure for correcting the Smart Ration Card details online for TNPDS Ration Card/ Family Card in Tamil Nadu.
Step By Step Procedure For TNPDS Ration Card Update and Corrections Online
- Visit the official website of Tamil Nadu Public Distribution System at www.tnpds.gov.in
- click on the “Beneficiary Login” which is located at the top right side of the website.
- After clicking on this link, you will be redirected to the login page. After you are redirected to the login page, enter the registered mobile number and an OTP is sent to the registered number. Provide the OTP and login to your account.
- Click on the “Smart Card Details Edit” on the left-hand side. Check all the details that were correct. If any of the details are wrong, click on the edit option and change the details.
- If there is any requirement of the documents, upload the documents wherever it is required.
- After doing all corrections and updates and submission of the form. An acknowledgment number appears. Click on the acknowledgment to accept the corrections and click on the “Submit for approval”.
- After the complete submission of the corrections, you are provided with a reference number which will help you to track down the application status.
Video to show How to Update TNPDS Smart Ration Card Details in Tamil