JioPhone is the best selling smart 4G feature phones today. Introduced by Reliance Jio at a price of Rs 1500, the phone runs KaiOS and is loaded with a plethora of apps that are highly useful in today’s digital world. Today, the JioPhone has got two news apps that allow using and knowing government schemes and services with ease and comfort. The two apps which can be downloaded form Jio Store are JioEasyGov and Umang. Let’s take a look at what these apps offer:
JioEasyGov App: Details, Features
As the name suggests, the app makes it easier to access the citizen schemes and services introduced by the Government of India. The app is available in English and Hindi languages. The app is exclusively available for Jio Phone users.
How to Use JioEasyGov App?
On opening the app, the app asks you to select the preferred language. Then you will be asked to select the state and district. You will then be directed to a login page. A new user needs to register with his mobile number to access the services. Once logged in, you can find the list of categories like Agriculture, Health Services, Labour, Scholarship, etc. Based on the survey you have given during the registration process, you will be shown with the schemes in each category.
UMANG App: Details, Features
UMANG (Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance) app allows you to access the government services online. The app is developed by The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and National e-Governance Division (NeGD). The main purpose of making this app is to bring all the government departments to one platform. Users can access the schemes and services of Healthcare, Finance, Education, Housing, Energy, Agriculture, Transport department right from their mobile. Services like Aadhaar, Digi Locker are much popular among the users as they eliminate the need for physical certificates. You can store your certificates like Aadhaar, PAN, Driving Licence, Registration documents in the Digi Locker.
Recently, the government has introduced Passport Seva service on UMANG app where you can track your passport services in a few clicks. In addition, you can also find the details like the application fee, a list of documents required to apply for a passport, etc.
JioEasyGov, UMANG Apps: How to Download?
You can easily download Jio EasyGov and UMANG apps by heading to JioStore on your Jio Phone and Jio Phone 2 devices. There is information currently about the availability of JioEasyGov app for Android device.