There seem to be a lot of government apps you can download on your smartphone in times of emergency or need. Several apps can in fact be considered as in-line with the government’s Digital India policy. It just so happens that there are a ton of such apps and sorting through the one which has the most usefulness can be very frustrating. Here’s a list of top must-have government apps.
Indian Police on Call app
This app can help citizens locate the nearest police station to them. You can reach them using the nearest routes. The app also mentions the distance to the police station along with the contact details. It is a nifty app if you are in a place which is unknown to you.
This is also a useful little app which will create a digital copy of your driving license and four-wheeler/two-wheeler registration certificate. There is also the option to verify any of the existing car registration details. You can buy second-hand vehicles from here as well.
GST Rate Finder
GST has quite rightly confused many people and this GST Rate Finder app will make everything a lot clearer. Just Download the GST Rate Finder app to search through the various goods and services and the tax that is going to be levied on them.
This is a new app that has been developed by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and National e-Governance Division (NeGD). The app says that it is an evolving platform which provides Digital India Services like Aadhaar, DigiLocker, and PayGov.
The app is quite useful for matters related to your passport. In its number of features, it provides offers a wide variety of services which include Passport application status tracking, locating the Passport Seva Kendra (PSK) and also the steps that one needs to take while getting a passport.
Your Aadhaar number has become quite frankly one of the most important things you can have to prove your identity. In that sense, one should always have the mAadhaar app to let users carry their Aadhaar identity on their smartphones. You can have your eKYC information with any service provider, anywhere.
This happens to be a platform wherein users have the liberty of providing ideas, comments and suggestions to related ministries and organizations.
Having a spotty connection in your area? You can use the mySpeed app by TRAI to find out if there is any throttling in your mobile phone reception. The big point to note here is the fact that all results are reported anonymously.TRAI does receive your data experience and sending a report to TRAI does not constitute a complaint.