Being a prime minister of India, our honorable PM Modi has taken several decisions to make India more progressive and to establish India on the world court. The first step is making cashless society in India. The second one is to make digital India. Now, let’s come to the point.
Making a digital India is next to impossible task where most of the people are still unable to supply food for their family. But our PM Narendra Modi recently has taken a step towards making digital India and release UMANG (Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance) app, an initiative to promote e-governance at the 5th Global Conference on Cyberspace earlier this month.
You can use the app for multiple purposes like PAN card details, or NPS details, Passport services, GST and Income Tax filing, Crop Insurance and many other services which government will launch, you can directly communicate with governmental programs. Also, you can pay your bills, check CBSE results and many more.
How to use UMANG app:
Install the UMANG app from Play Store or App Store. Now from your Android or iOS phone, after that, you can see the option of registering your mobile number, and immediately an OTP will be sent to your mobile number to get registered. After that set an m-PIN of 4 digits for the UMANG app. Now many of you might be thinking of M-pin. What is M-pin? M-pin is a mobile password for your privacy so that no one can be able to do anything wrong with your phone.
Next, you will be asked to enter your Aadhaar number, you have another option to skip. Finally, creating a profile on UMANG is finished. Now if you want you can edit the profile any time later.
Service provide by UMANG:
Opening the app, you can see several options with 43 Government departments with access to more than 150 services. Here is the review of the app:
Farm Machinery Dealers
A perfect app for the farmers who need help for any purpose. Farmers will have weather updates via this app and many other things.
New PAN Card(49A)
Locate Nearest Center
In new PAN option, you will be able to apply for your new PAN card if you don’t have your PAN card yet. If you want to ask any questions to ask related to PAN card you can clear your doubts.
Check Appointment Availability
Locate centers allows you to search for passport centers. A calculator can be used as- passport can be fresh, re-issued and PCC but the fees differ for each type, it will give you details of fees you need to be paid. If you apply for the passport, you have to go to the center for an appointment. So, this app will give you updates on your appointments.
Pension Process Road Map
What is New?
In this users can search for Taxpayer details who are registered with GST. Users can know about GST registered Taxpayer GSTIN status, Date of registration, Taxpayer Type.
It will be able to raise a request for new LPG cylinders and pay the fee online for certain distributors. You can get to know about your previous gas transactions.