Unified Mobile Application for New-Age Governance (UMANG) app has been developed by SpiceDigital, the technology partner on the UMANG project to design, develop and deliver the app.
Key Benefits for Citizens: - Single-Point Ubiquitous Access: All government services are available for citizens on a unified platform for easy access through multiple online and offline channels (SMS, email, app, and web).
As of now, around 162 Govt. services across 32 Govt. departments from 4 states are already live on the platform. It was originally announced previous year by the Prime Minister's office as part of the Digital India Initiate, undertaken by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology. The user needs only to install one app instead of a different app for each service and the app doesn't need to be updated every time a new service is added to the platform. The app is available for Android, iOS and Windows phones. Clients can get to the app in 12 various regional languages.
Let's take a detailed look at the Umang app on how it works, what are the services it provides, where to download the app from and also how to use it.
The UMANG app will expand its usability in the coming days and the users will be able to link their Aadhaar cards in order to avail full benefits of the application. It is available in Google Play store, Apple App store and Windows store. The app has a dedicated customer support service working from 8 AM to 8 PM per day.
Besides, several Govt. services is right now using Aadhaar based verification for accessing some of the services, hence using Aadhaar-linked mobile number is strongly recommended for using UMANG.
- Go to the Play store or App store to download the app. Note: In case you can't find the application you can also give a missed call to 97183-97183 or SMS to get the app download link on your number as a text message. After installation, you will be guided to fill in your details like name, mobile number, and so forth. The app would also be helping make egovernance "mobile first". You can likewise interface Social media profiles like Facebook and Twitter.