Khadya Sathi Card registration form PDF download at (earlier You can apply online for new ration card in West Bengal, download offline common application form, link aadhar card with ration card and link ration card with mobile at official website. New applicants can fill online application form to become a PDS Khadyasathi beneficiary and existing Khadyasathi card holders can also apply for renewal. 

Khadya Sathi Yojana in West Bengal Budget 2023-24

While presenting the West Bengal Budget 2023-24, Finance Minister said "Food & Supplies Department has taken all possible measures to ensure food security through availability of good quality foodgrains to the citizens of the State. Under Khadyasathi, free of cost foodgrains are being provided to about 9 crore beneficiaries of the State covered under National Food Security Act (AAY & PHH or SPHH) and Rajya Khadya Suraksha Yojana (RKSY- I & RKSY-II) through the network of about 20,400 Fair Price Shops and 500 distributors". 

FM also said "Under Special Packages Scheme of the WB State Government, about 54 lakh beneficiaries living in remote and difficult areas are being provided additional foodgrains over and above the existing entitlements. On an average, every month about 6.6 crore beneficiaries of about 1.52 crore families are being provided foodgrains at their doorsteps through the 'Duare Ration' Scheme". 

Fortified Rice to Mid-day Meal / ICDS Beneficiaries

Finance Minister mentioned that "Government has already introduced fortified rice to provide additional nutritional support to the beneficiaries of Mid-day Meal scheme and ICDS. From 1st January, 2023, all beneficiaries of PDS in four high burden districts of Purulia, Birbhum, Murshidabad and Uttar Dinajpur are being provided fortified rice. From 1st April, 2023 fortified rice will be provided to all the beneficiaries of PDS across the State. For providing more convenience and flexibility, any eligible Ration card holder can lift his entitled ration from any Ration Shop throughout the State". 

FM also said that "Under One Nation One Ration Card scheme, AAY & PHH beneficiaries of West Bengal can lift foodgrains from any Ration Shop across the country and AAY & PHH beneficiaries of other States can also lift their entitled foodgrains from any ration shop of West Bengal free of cost through Aadhaar based authentication". 

Khadya Sathi Card Registration 2023 at

Khadya Sathi Yojana is specifically designed for PDS beneficiaries in West Bengal to enable them to take ration at subsidized prices from fair price shops (FPS). People belonging to below poverty line (BPL) category and other economically weaker sections can take benefit of Khadya Sathi scheme. More than 4 crore people of West Bengal are benefiting from this Khadyasathi Yojana. In this scheme, 6 kg rice per head and 5 kg atta per head is provided every month to the beneficiaries.

Only those who possess Khadya Sathi Card (West Bengal Ration Card) can take benefits of subsidized ration in West Bengal. For this purpose, new applicants will have to make Khadya Sathi card registration for inclusion of name in WB PDS beneficiary list. Also if you applied earlier, you can track your status and can download e ration card in West Bengal. Existing PDS - Khadyasathi beneficiaries can apply for renewal. Both the processes for applying online and offline as well as how to link your wbpds ration card with aadhaar card number and mobile number can be checked in this article.

Apply for New WBPDS Digital Ration Card in West Bengal

  • First of all, go to official website
  • Once you reach homepage, scroll down to "Special Services" section. 

  • Here you can apply either as new applicant or existing applicant.
  • New applicants can click at "For new applicant" tab to open Digital ration card services page.
  • Enter mobile number, click "Get OTP" button. Then enter OTP and click "Proceed" button.
  • Page to apply for ration card for new family will open.
  • Fill further details and in this manner you can apply online for new WBPDS ration card.
  • Existing applicants can click at "For Existing Applicant" tab to proceed to apply for renewal of ration card in West Bengal state.

Download WB PDS Khadyasathi Yojana Forms PDF 

  • First of all, go to official website
  • Once you reach homepage, scroll down to "Special Services" section. 

  • You can download Form 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 13, 14, 15. 
  • For eg- if you want to download form for inclusion of family under Khadyasathi Scheme, then you will have to download form 3. For rural form 3, click "Rural" link under 'Download' section in front of Form 3.
  • Similarly, if you want to download form 3 for urban area, click "Urban" link under 'Download' section in front of Form 3.
  • There are different form number for different digital ration card services (mentioned below). As per your purpose, you can download Khadya sathi yojana forms in PDF format.

West Bengal Khadyasathi Yojana Form Details with Number 

  • Form - 3 : Inclusion of Family under Khadyasathi Scheme
  • Form - 4 : Inclusion of left out Family members under Khadyasathi
  • Form - 5 : Rectification of name and address in NFSA/RKSY card
  • Form - 6 : Change of FPS in NFSA/RKSY card
  • Form - 7 : Application form for surrendering Ration Card NFSA/RKSY Eligible beneficiaries
  • Form - 8 : Application from for conversion of RKSY-II cards and General non-subsidized cards to RKSY-I cards
  • Form - 10 : Application form for Non-Subsidised Ration Card or Conversion to Non-Subsidised Ration Card
  • Form - 13 : Application for Change of Ration Shop or Kerosene Oil Shop of Part Family
  • Form - 14 : Application of an Individual for shifting to a New Family
  • Form - 15 : Representative Nomination by Families not having any Aadhaar linked Member

Link Aadhar Card / Mobile Number with Ration Card in West Bengal

Facility to link aadhar card with ration card as well as to link mobile number with ration card in West Bengal is present at portal. Now we are defining both these processes in detail.

Link Aadhaar with WB PDS Ration Card

  • First of all, go to official website
  • Once you reach homepage, scroll down to "Special Services" section. 

  • To link aadhar with active cards, you can do e-KYC by selecting ration card category and entering ration card number.
  • If you want to link aadhar with deactivated / newly approved cards, then you can do aadhaar linking with deactivated ration card through mobile OTP.

Link WB Ration Card with Mobile Number

  • First of all, go to official website
  • Once you reach homepage, scroll down to "Special Services" section. 

  • Same process is to be followed for linking ration card with mobile number as in linking aadhar card number with ration card.
If you want to get more information regarding ration card in West Bengal, then you can go to official website or