Ration Card is one of the most important government documents used for address proof and family details in Gujarat. This document should be maintained very well with accurate information to avoid issue in future. The Government of Gujarat offer ration card with bar code sticker in it. This ration card is very useful as address proof and family details proof in Gujarat.
In this article, we have provided details on how to change ration card details in Gujarat. So, let’s see!
Change Surname in Ration Card in Gujarat
To change surname in your ration card in the state of Gujarat, you need to visit Taluka Seva Sadan or Jilla Seva Sadan. You need to fill application form (take this form from Seva Sadan or buy from people who sell outside of office).
Please attach necessary documents with your application. In this application, you have to submit xerox copies of Aadhar Card, and Election ID Card for each family member mentioned in ration card.
Change Name in Ration Card in Gujarat
To change your name in ration card, please submit another proof with correct name. For example, if your name is written correctly in LC or Aadhar card or in both, please submit xerox copies of your Aadhar Card and LC with ration card (original). If possible, carry xerox copy of election ID card too. In short, carry xerox copies of Aadhar Card, LC, and Election ID card. They will take necessary copies from you and return remaining copies.
Add Name in Ration Card in Gujarat
If new member is newly born child, carry xerox copy of birth certificate. You have to submit specific application form for adding new name in ration card in Gujarat. This application form can be obtained from Seva Sadan for respective town or city. Alternatively, you may find people selling application forms outside.
If new member is your spouse (wife), you need to submit certificate from her hometown’s Seva Sadan. First you have to remove her name from her father’s ration card, take certificate and submit in your town / city.
Change of Address in Ration Card in Gujarat
To change house address in ration card, please submit necessary proof of new address with prescribed application form. This form can be obtained from Seva Sadan. Alternatively, purchase this form from people selling outside of Seva Sadan anywhere in Gujarat.
Article first published on January 27, 2020.
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