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UMANG App : One App, Many e-Government Services

UMANG App : One App, Many e-Government Services:

Hello dear readers,of www.maruguj.in  in today’s article we will talk about how the Government of India is looking forward to making India fully digital in the coming years and is working in that direction. To that end, the Government of India is encouraging everyone to engage in digital transactions. So that every work can be done quickly and transparently. There is an initiative for that. Promoting the Umang Digital India program. ‘Umang’ stands for Unified Mobile Application for New Age Governance is an all-in-one app launched by the Narendra Modi government to encourage more people to adopt digital payment transactions in the country. (UMANG- Unified Mobile Application for New Age Governance) and is envisioned to create e-governance. The application was developed by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and the National e-Governance Division (NeGD) to promote the Miss Digital India program. The main objective of launching this application is to enable the citizens of India to carry out all activities online through a single platform. In just one click – it can be helpful to know about Passport, Aadhaar Card, PAN Card, Gas Cylinder, Provident Fund Account etc. or solve related questions is basically an approach to provide almost all government mobile applications through a single platform. At present we can get a single application by Umang to get about 30 government services of 15 departments by 17 state governments and central government.how to download app? How many govt. Services provided? For all details about UMANG please stay tuned @www.maruguj.in

UMANG App For e-Government Services:

The following are some of the services available in Umang:

Department Services
Passport Seva
  • Appointment availability
  • Track status
  • Locate Passport Seva Centre
  • Fees calculator
  • Doc Advisor
Aadhar Card
  • View Aadhar card
Bharat Gas
  • DBC request
  • Refill order
  • Refill history
  • View results
  • General services
Pay Income Tax
  • Challan, track status
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana -Housing for All (Urban) (PMAY)
  • Registration, application status
  • Eligibility, status check
  • Subsidy calculator
Pan Card
  • Apply New Pan Card
  • Eligibility, status check
  • Subsidy calculator

What is Umang App?

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.

Features and Benefits of Umang App:

Seamless integration: With the Umang app, consumers can enjoy seamless integration with all government related services including Aadhaar, DigoLocker, and PayGov, to name a few. You can also check where Passport Seva Kendra’s are located and book appointments.

Easy access: This e-governance app is not just limited to smartphones. You can also use it on a desktop, tablet or through SMS.

Customer service: Umang has a dedicated customer support team that resolves all issues that a user may have. The support team is available on all days of the week from 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.

Single app for all services: The best part about the Umang app is that it a single platform for over 100 government services. Users will be able to access a number of services on a unified platform using a range of different channels.

UMANG એપ્લીકેશનડાઉનલોડ કરવા માટે અહિયાં ક્લિક કરો

How To Use Umang App

Step 1: Download the Umang app from Google Play Store or Apple App Store
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

How To Register/Set Up Umang App Using Mobile Number

Step 1: Download the Umang app from Google Play Store or Apple App Store

Step 2: Launch the app and click on ‘New User’.

Step 3: On the ‘Registration’ screen, key in the mobile number and click ‘Proceed’. You will see the mobile number verification screen

Step 4: Now, key in the OTP and proceed to set MPIN. Type MPIN and click ‘Confirm MPIN’

Step 6: Now, enter Aadhar number if you want to link it or click ‘Skip’ to move on to the ‘Profile Information Screen’, where you will have to enter profile details and click ‘Save & Proceed’

Step 7: This completes the registration process and you will be redirected to the home screen

What Are The Services Available On Umang?

Employee’s Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) services: Umang app allows users to access EPFO services such as employee centric services and general services. Users will be able to make claims and track their status.

LPG services: The Umang app can be used to book cylinders online, ask for refills, subsidies, surrender connections, ask for mechanic services, etc. The services can be availed on Bharat Gas, HP Gas and Indene Gas.

Tax payments: The best part about the Umang app is that it also allows users to make payments towards income tax. Tax payers will be able to use Challan 280 or even check the status of their tax application.

Passport Seva: Customers can use the Umang app to access various Passport Seva related services such as locating a center, calculating the fee payments, tracking the status of a passport application and checking appointment availability, among others.

Pension: All pensioners can access services offered by the Department of Pension & Pensioner’s Welfare. All facilities such as the pension application process, grievances, and other retirement benefits can be availed through the Pension Portal on the app.

ePathshala: This is an initiative of the government of India and the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCRT). Students will have access to e-books, educational audios, and videos, periodicals, learning outcomes, curricular resources, etc. The service can also be used by teachers to get access to educational content and teaching instructions. Parents can also use the portal for the same.

CBSE: Students can use this e-governance app to check their results and also locate exam centers. Results can be obtained for 10th/12th, CTET, NET and JEE exams using the Umang app, at the click of a button.

e-Dhara Land Records: Users from Gujrat will be able to check their land records using the Umang app with respect to district taluka and villages.

Digi Seva: The app also allows users to apply for jobs and create their profiles for the same purpose using this platform. Users can apply for all jobs posted by government organizations.

Crop Insurance: All farmers can use this tool to calculate the insurance premium and the total sum insured for their produce as per the various schemes that are made available to them by the government of India.

Pharma Sahi Daam: This allows the app user to look for prices using a search tool for medicines.

Driving license: Users will also be able to use the Parivahan Sewa -Sarathi and Vahan – to take a look at vehicle registration certificates and download the same.

List of other category Umang Services:

  • View market prices on Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Government of India
  • Check e-Dhara Land Records
  • GST
  • Check e-Migrate details
  • e-Pathshala services
  • Farm Mechanization & Extension Reforms, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer Welfare
  • Digital Life Certificate for Pensioners
  • Kendriya Vidyalaya: Admission, school locater, results
  • Agro Advisory Services
  • National Scholarship: Track application and check eligibility
  • Online Job Application System
  • Parivahan Sewa: Sarathi and Vahan
  • Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)
  • Soil Health Card
  • Pension Portal
  • Sukhad Yatra
  • Crop insurance

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