In the state of Tamil Nadu, they can develop a new application which can help for citizens of TN to apply for a digital ration card. The digital ration card is known as smart ration card. The citizens who already contain their old ration card (पुराने राशन कार्ड) they can also apply for conversion into smart ration card. The ration card is known as address proof and also used for purchase all type of essential commodities. These types of commodities are cereal, rice, oils and other. They have been used their updated RC which have all family member name. Process for new smart ration card (नए स्मार्ट राशन कार्ड के लिए प्रक्रिया) The citizens who are a valid residence of Tamil Nadu state they need to read process how to apply for new ration card. The information is given below with web links. First: citizens you can open the website of official website of civil supplies and consumer protection department, the government of Tamil Nadu (सिविल आपूर्ति और उपभोक्ता संरक्षण विभाग, तमिलनाडु सरकार). For this website, we can provide a web link to that person who is unable to find their home page. You need to click the link shown here and then need to see the name of services and website name on the top of the page. Second: now you can see on right side of the page they can provide a section “smart card application services”. Third: under this section, you need to see on right wise they can provide a link about smart card application. You can find two options are provided they are given below. Smart card application (स्मार्ट कार्ड आवेदन) Smart card application status (स्मार्ट कार्ड आवेदन स्थिति) You need to choose here smart card application and then a new page is open. Fourth: an application about the smart card is provided so you need to read this form and then need to fill information by choose option as. New smart card application (नया स्मार्ट कार्ड आवेदन) Old card enrollment (पुराने कार्ड नामांकन) Fifth: if the user can choose here new ration card then select here new smart card application and if you want to convert your old ration card in the new one then need to select here old card enrollment. Sixth: you need to fill correct information in an application with address, communication details, information about all family members and another one. You can also need to upload all valid documents in form. Seventh: after apply here services once your application is submitted and then a reference number is shown on user computer screen. After apply here new smart ration card by citizens they have been needed to see here status about form. The process is providing on next section. You need to read all details one by one. Smart ration card status online (स्मार्ट राशन कार्ड की स्थिति ऑनलाइन) The person who can apply for smart card ration card successfully they need to see a status about application form. For these services, they can require reference number. This reference number is mention on application slip. As you can see here web links are provided which is required for “smart card application status”. They can provide a section to the user so you can fill here correct details. Reference number: - enter here valid & correct Reference number. After fill information here now you can click on submit button. They can provide complete details to users about their form are submitted. You need to take printout about these details. If unable to apply services see contact details This is contact information about TN PDS. They can provide all solution as per quires of users. You need to provide here ration card number, reference number, and another one. Note: - you can enter valid information in an application form. The mobile number/ email id is necessary for citizens. Citizens, you can read all the information how to apply for a new smart ration card and see here status about form. You need to see here web link and apply services.