Dehradun: If you are also a ration card holder, then big news has come out for you. The government is making a big change in ration cards. After this change, the ration card beneficiaries will start getting more benefits. After the completion of this scheme run by the Government, you will not have to stand in long queues to get rations. The State Government has also started work on this scheme.
The same government has been thinking of doing the ration card digitally so that you will get rid of the problem of getting rations by standing in queues. The Uttarakhand government has made a big announcement regarding the digitization of ration cards. The government has set a target that by July 2022, all ration card holders in the state will have digital ration cards. With the digitization of ration cards, ration card holders will get many benefits.
Let us tell you that the plan to give digital format to ration cards was introduced by the Uttarakhand government in the year 2020. Work on this process was also started, but in the meantime, due to the knock of the coronavirus pandemic, the plan could not be fully worked out. Now, after the cases of coronavirus infection have come down, the Uttarakhand Government has once again started completing this scheme. Under this, by the end of July 2022, all ration card holders in the state will have a digital ration card. According to the data, so far about 13 lakh ration cards have been digitized in the state, through which ration card holders are taking ration easily. With the arrival of digital ration cards, ration card holders can easily take ration from the government shop of any ration card with the help of their unit number, in addition to this, they can also withdraw ration from the ATM. At present, the Uttarakhand government is working fast on this scheme, in the next 30 days, the work will be completed by the Uttarakhand government.