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PM Modi Launches UMANG App for Government Services

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a new mobile app Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance - UMANG.


  • This app will allow citizens to access government services like Aadhaar, DigiLocker, Bharat Bill Payment System (BBPS) on a single platform.
  • This app will enable citizens to access Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) services, apply for a new permanent account number (PAN).
  • Job-seekers can register themselves under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana.
  • The app has been developed by SpiceDigital
  • The app was announced last year by the PMO, and is a part of the Digital India initiative by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY).
  • The app is launched with the provisions of 43 government departments that grants access to 150+ services, and have a target to reach 200 departments granting access to 1200+ services by December 2019.
  • The app is available in 12 regional languages in addition to english which makes the app user friendly
PM Modi Launches UMANG App for Government Services PM Modi Launches UMANG App for Government Services Reviewed by insiya yadav on November 24, 2017 Rating: 5

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