for Ration Card: Andhra Pradesh
new ration cards are issued to all eligible families after a Govt.
notification. Ration cards are basically of two types:
Cards (D Cards)
Cards (ABC Cards)
cards are issued to people with an income of less than Rs. 11000 and pink cards
are issued to people with an income of more than Rs. 11000.
cards are issued by the MRO after obtaining sanction from the District
Collector and conducting enquiry about the applicant. The Master Register (Key
Register) contains details of the card holders that are assigned to a
particular dealer. This register is maintained dealer-wise. This contains
details about the cardholders such as Sl. No., Card No., cardholder's name,
door no., occupation, annual income, no. of family members (no. of adults, no.
of children and total).
the issue of new cards, the MRO issues ration cards to families who come on
transfer to the Mandal, after verifying the surrendered certificates submitted
by them. He also handles cases of a change of the ration shop due to a change
of address of the cardholder and corresponding changes are carried out in the
registers. Cancellation of ration cards and checking of FP shops in case of
complaints against them are also looked after by the MRO.