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Objective: 

  • UMANG (Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance) is envisaged to make e-governance .
  • UMANG intends to provide major services offered by Central and State Government departments, Local bodies and other utility services from private organizations.

 

About the UMANG app

  • UMANG provides a single platform for all Indian Citizens to access pan India e-Gov services ranging from Central to Local Government bodies and other citizen centric services.
  •  It is developed by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and National e-Governance Division (NeGD) to drive Mobile Governance in India.
  • It provides a unified approach where citizens can install one application to avail multiple government services.
  • UMANG service has been made available on multiple channels like mobile application, web, IVR and SMS which can be accessed through smartphones, feature phones, tablets and desktops.
  • Using the app, citizens will be able to access Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) services, apply for a new PAN, and can register under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana.