Port Blair, Dec. 12: The ration card holders of South Andaman are informed to submit bank account details in the Directorate of Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs immediately for preparing bank account details for direct transfer of cash subsidy on food items. The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution has asked the Directorate of Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs to be ready with Bank details of all ration card holders by 20th of December, 2012.

Still large number of ration card holders, particularly, residents of Municipal areas have not submitted their bank account details. As such it is again requested to submit the Bank details in the Form immediately. It is also requested to delete the name of persons who are not staying in this island (except students studying in mainland and patients who are under treatment in mainland) and person not alive.