Anna Bhagya Scheme DBT Status 2023

Anna Bhagya Scheme DBT Status 2023

The Anna Bhagya Scheme represents an initiative by the Karnataka government, providing subsidized rice to eligible households within the state. Qualified beneficiaries receive payments directly into their bank accounts through the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) system, which funds this program.

Anna Bhagya Scheme Benefits, Eligibility, required documents, How to Apply and on checking DBT status are discussed in this article.

SchemeAnna Bhagya Scheme
Launched ByKarnataka Government
BeneficiariesCitizens of Karnataka
PurposeProviding Economic Support for  Ration Purchases

The Karnataka government opted for direct bank transfers (DBT) to assist BPL families within the state. Rather than providing 5 kg of rice, each family member will receive Rs 170 to fulfill their daily necessities. A study revealed that around 1.28 crore forged ration cards were identified under the Antyodaya Scheme. Both the Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah, and Deputy Chief Minister, DK Shiv Kumar, have initiated the process of transferring funds to the bank accounts of BPL households.


  • The main objective of the Karnataka Anna Bhagya Scheme is to improve the well-being of economically disadvantaged individuals by addressing food security concerns through the provision of free rice to eligible beneficiaries.
  • Under this initiative, the Karnataka government aims to distribute free rice to its inhabitants.
  • Every month, individuals will receive a 10 kg allocation of rice through this government program.
  • Eligibility for this scheme is restricted to individuals falling below the poverty line, and possession of a Below Poverty Line (BPL) card is essential to avail oneself of these benefits.


  • The eligibility criterion necessitates that the individual applying must be a domicile of Karnataka.
  • Must hold a Ration Card

Households meeting the following criteria are Not Eligible

  • All households paying Income Tax/Service Tax/VAT/Profession Tax, including permanent employees and institutions receiving government grants or from government-sponsored institutions, state-owned boards, corporations, autonomous institutions, etc.
  • Households owning at least 3 hectares of dryland or equivalent irrigated land in rural regions, or owning a concrete house exceeding 1000 square feet in urban areas, excluding rural zones.
  • All households possessing four-wheelers, with an exception for households owning one commercial vehicle used for livelihood, such as tractors, maxicabs, taxis, etc.
  • Families with an annual income exceeding Rs. 1.20 lakhs.

How to Apply for Anna Bhagya Scheme

Documents Required

  • Aadhaar Card
  • Application ID
  • Ration Card
  • Proof of Residence
  • Phone Number

Citizens Who are eligible can apply for BPL Ration Card or Anna Antyodaya Card . There is no need to Apply separetely for the scheme. Citizens and Eligible members will get the benefits of the scheme f there has Ration Card.

Anna Bhagya Scheme DBT Status 2023

Anna Bhagya Scheme DBT Status 2023

To check the DBT Status of Anna Bhagya Scheme Follow the steps listed below.

  • Visit the official portal to check the Anna Bhagya Scheme DBT Status
  • Select the Year
  • Select the Month
  • Enter RC Number
  • Enter Captcha
  • Now, Click on Go Button
  • You can see the Direct Bank Transfer Status.

Anna Bhagya Scheme Contact List

For any queries of Anna Bhagya Scheme DBT Status 2023, you can contact Deputy Directors Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, of the District

Sl.NoDistrictDeputy DirectorSTD codeOffice PhoneEmail
3Bangalore Central
4Bangalore East
5Bangalore North RangeMuniswamy
6Bangalore South
7Bangalore West
11BelgaumChannabasappa V
33Uttara KannadaVinodkumar N
34UdupiArun Kumar