Welcome To WBPDS Portal
West Bengal Public Distribution System (WBPDS) portal is intended to be an one-stop
information for Public Distribution System (PDS). The portal aims to bring in transparency
by disseminating data, information, news etc., related to PDS.
- Providing foodgrains and other essential
items to vulnerable sections of the society at resonable (subsidised) prices
- To have a moderating influence on the open
market prices of cereals, the distribution of which constitutes a fairly big share
of the total marketable surplus
- To attempt socialisation in the matter of
distribution of essential commodities
- The portal is expected to provided vital information on policies related to PDS,
information on Central and State schemes, price of PDS commodities, allocation and
offtake details, stake holders information, fair price shop details, ration card
information etc., Apart from the Centrally provided data, the portal provides links
to PDS related websites of the various States to know the PDS related information.