Umang App for e-Government Services
UMANG – Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance Application, UMANG (Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance) is developed by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and National e-Governance Division (NeGD) to drive Mobile Governance in India.
UMANG provides a single platform for all Indian Citizens to access pan India e-Gov services ranging from Central to Local Government bodies and other citizen centric services.
The Umang app is a mobile application that can be used to get access to a wide range of government services at the click of a button through your smartphone. UMANG App for e-Government Services
The following are some of the services available in UMANG Application
1.Pay Income Tax:
Challan, track status
Apply New Pan Card
Eligibility, status check
View Aadhar card
This is National Health Protection Scheme currently being implemented as a Pilot Project to provide primary, secondary and tertiary healthcare network to masses.
Locate Passport Seva Centre
Employees Provident Fund service
How To Use and Download UMANG App ?
Step 2: Create your ‘Profile’ by providing personal details such as name, mobile number, age. There is also an option to upload a profile photo
Step 3: You can also link your Aadhaar number to the app and other social media accounts
Step 4: After profile creation, you can log in and go to the ‘Sort & Filter’ section to browse through the services and categories
Step 5: Go to the search option to look for particular services
Features and Benefits of the UMANG App
You can avail over 150 different services offered by the central and state governments easily
Simple categorisation of services as Recently Viewed, New and Updated, Trending, Top Rated and Suggested has been made to enhance the app interface
You can easily search for a specific State or Central Government service using the in-app filter
The application is available in 12 regional languages such as Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Assamese, Gujarati, Bengali, Kannada, Odia, Punjabi, Malayalam, Marathi, Telugu and Urdu, apart from English
You can even make easy online payment of various utility bills such as gas, water, electricity, etc.
The application also offers key integration services including Digilocker and Aadhaar