Every month, Civil Supplies Department of Kerala Govt. issues notification stating what are the Rationing articles and their quantity citizen can have as per the classification of ration cards such as APL, BPL, AYY etc. Ration card holders can avail these items from their registered retail ration shops on weekly share / monthly share basis.
Civil Supplies Department in Kerala all set to enforce National Food Security Act (NFSA) from Nov. 1, 2016. Prior finalizing beneficiaries, department has published a draft beneficiary list comply error free and complaint free NFSA system. If all things are going well, new ration cards and new rationing system will be in force by April, 2017. The final list of ration card beneficiary will be ready by end of January, 2017 and issue of new ration cards will be completed by March, 2017.
Civil Supplies Department has issued a notification clarifying how final off-line correction can be done by each applicant. Citizens to take care of the mistakes made by data entry workers???. Department will send draft print out of each application to concerned ration shop for distributing to card applicant. Applicant (owner) to verify and correct it if any and return to ration shop. In earlier statement, they said online correction won't be considered since offline facility provided. Now they again corrected their statement online correction also be taken for final consideration.