Stipulated Time Limit of various Services for Ration Card

Stipulated time limit for rendering the services, the Designated officers responsible for providing the services, the Appellate Officer and the Reviewing Officer in connection with Ration Card.

GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL
Food & Supplies Department

No. 2950-FS/Sectt/Food/4P-05/2013 Kolkata, the 25th October, 2013.

NOTIFICATION

In exercise of the powers conferred by section 3 of the West Bengal Right to Public Services Act, 2013, the Governor is pleased to notify the services along with the stipulated time limit for rendering the services, the Designated officers responsible for providing the services, the Appellate Officer and the Reviewing Officer as follows:-

Sl. No.ServicesDesignated officerStipulated time limit of providing the serviceAppellate OfficerReviewing Officer
1.Issue of New Ration Cards (R.O.-I)Inspector/S.I. (Block)/R.O. having jurisdiction30 days for MR Areas

30 days for SR Areas

SCF&S/DDRDCF&S/DR
2.Change of Address, Age, Name, Surname, Head of the family in RC (R.O.-2)Inspector/S.I. (Block)/R.O. having jurisdiction30 days for MR Areas

30 days for SR Areas

SCF&S/DDRDCF&S/DR
3.Duplicate RCs against damaged, defaced, lostInspector/S.I. (Block)/R.O. having jurisdiction30 days for MR Areas

30 days for SR Areas

SCF&S/DDRDCF&S/DR
4.Surrender and transfer of Ration CardsInspector/S.I. (Block)/R.O. having jurisdiction15 days for MR Areas

15 days for SR Areas

SCF&S/DDRDCF&S/DR
5.Revalidation of Ration CardsInspector/S.I. (Block)/R.O. having jurisdiction15 days for MR Areas

15 days for SR Areas

SCF&S/DDRDCF&S/DR

This notification shall come into effect on the date of publication in the official Gazette.

By order of the Governor,

Sd/- ANIL VERMA, IAS
Commissioner, Food & Principal Secretary,
Food & Supplies Deptt. Government of West Bengal

No. 2950-FS dated 25.10.2013