‘Digital Gujarat’ App to Offer Government Services

'Digital Gujarat' App to Offer Government Services

Humans of Gujarat could quickly be able to avail a number of presidency offerings thru their smartphones and drugs, with the country government identifying to release a cellular software for the identical.

The Gujarat authorities has decided to launch the cellular app ‘digital Gujarat’ via August 15. Our intention is to position most of the services at the fingertips of citizens, in order that they don’t ought to go to government workplaces, Dhananjay Dwivedi, Secretary – state’s technological know-how and era branch, said.

First of all, it might provide 30 offerings for which the residents hitherto had to visit government workplaces or get admission to the online portal digitalgujarat.gov.in, he stated.

The usage of this app, humans can follow for numerous services, such as ration card. First of all, the offerings available thru the app would include procurement of ration card, senior citizen certificate, caste certificates, home certificates, earnings certificate, widow certificates, SC/ST certificates, non creamy-layer certificates and non secular minority certificate. These services are presently to be had through our portal also, he said.

We plan to feature 70 greater offerings in later ranges and take the variety of offerings to one hundred, he said, adding the residents might no longer be required to go to any government office even to sign up himself.

We’ve prepared a Request For concept (RFP) to find a appropriate developer to design the app, he apprised.

Earlier, when the common services portal become launched, human beings were nevertheless required to visit close by Jan Seva Kendra to confirm their credentials before being registered. Now, we’ve completed away with that provision, as we might verify the authenticity of the (app) consumer by way of checking his Aadhaar quantity or ration card number, Dwivedi said.

Other than imparting e-services, the app would be geared up with numerous different capabilities, which includes e-Locker to digitally keep certificate, he stated.a

Users would be able to pay application costs amongst others using the e-Pay function, he in addition said. He said as according to the recommendations issued inside the RFP, the app might have option of remarks with the aid of the user, image capture, file add, multilingual help, access to social media websites, etc.

To make it consumer-pleasant, the consumer interface would be to be had in English in addition to Gujarati languages. The app might facilitate the users within the submission of programs, tracking repute of their application, receiving alerts and notifications and paying costs on line, he stated