The Department of Civil Supplies was constituted during the year 1964. This Department is functioning under the Administrative control of the Secretary (Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs) consisting of a Secretariat Wing and the Directorate of Civil Supplies and the Branch Offices in three outlying regions i.e. Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam regions. This department aims to transfer subsidies directly to the people through their bank accounts.
Beneficiaries can update their Bank details for seeding with ration card number. In case if the Bank account number is closed / frozen or if the beneficiary wants to change the Bank account number then this service can be availed to change the Bank Account Number.
The Migrant worker can check the eligibility status of DBT in Puducherry UT using this service. This option will help to know their current status whether the beneficiary is checked out from the home state and available in new State.
The Beneficiary can check the monthly payments made through Central - Direct Benefit Transfer under National Food Security Act scheme or State DBT as and when the data is available along with payment status.
The Head of Family or beneficiary member of the family can update their mobile number with their ration card of the family. If the mobile number is not updated for the family, this option can be used for the Mobile Number updation.