Smart Card based PDS (SCBPDS)


A pilot implementation of this project was carried out in Chandigarh to take care of all the ensuing processes right from allocation to the disbursement of commodities at FPS. A KMS enabled Smart Ration Card with the beneficiary and a PoS Terminal integrated with Weigh Bridge and connected to central server through GPRS and with the FPS owner’s Smart Card at the FPS makes the transaction happen. Biometrics authentication ensures that the commodity is delivered to the intended beneficiary.

Contact Details

State Informatics Officer

Chandigarh UT Centre
Room No 222, UT Secretariat
Sector 9-D, Chandigarh-160017