With the intention of making government services more accessible to the people, the central government has made a new app available to the people. The name of the app is 'UMANG'.
Umang App: Usually if you want to get government services.. you have to go around the relevant offices for that. The work would not have been done if the officials were not available on that day when they left all the work aside and went to the government offices. Therefore, it used to take at least two or three days to complete any work. But currently those conditions are not there. With the advancement of technology, any work can be done in minutes.
With the intention of making government services more accessible to the people, the central government has made a new app available to the people. The name of the app is 'UMANG'. Moreover, this app has been made available in all 13 local languages to make it useful for everyone. But what is this app? Let us find out why it is useful.
UMANG stands for Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance (UMANG – Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance). Through this app, all the services related to the center as well as the state government have been made available on a single platform. Instead of having trouble downloading various apps for government services on phones, you can get all kinds of government services with this one app.
For this first you need to download the Umang app from Google Play Store or Apple App Store on your mobile. Then create a profile with personal details like name, mobile number, age. After that upload the profile picture. After creating the profile, login and go to Sort & Filter section to access the service. After that go to 'search option' for required services. It is also possible to link the Aadhaar number to the app as well as other social media accounts.
And through this Umang app… you can get employment provident fund organization services, gas cylinder, PAN card, income tax, passport services and also make utility bill payments. Also services like driving license, GST, digital life certificate for pensioners can be availed. Many services like agricultural advisory services, online job application system, soil health card, Sukhad Yatra, pension portal are available through this app.