Top 3 Must Have Indian government Apps
BHIM Developed by National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) Finance, the Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) app. It is based on the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) and is one of the most reliable application to make a cashless transaction in India.
Consumers can send, receive money or even check bank balance on the BHIM app. Also, he or she can make a purchase on online stores or on brick-and-mortar stores securely. New users can avail Rs 150 cash back for the first 10 transactions. It supports 13 languages including Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Odia and Urdu. It is available on both Google Play and the Apple App store.
Digilocker Like the website version, Digilocker offers cloud storage to store important documents like study certificates, driving license and other government service documents. Also, it can be retrieved on the phone to present it to the government official for verification. Users can show Aadhaar card at the airport security point and also show a driving license when asked by the traffic police in any part of India. It is developed by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India and is available on both Google Play and Apple App Store.
IRCTC Rail Connect Developed by IRCTC Official. It is a revamped version of the old Indian Railways. It now offers a minimalistic interface with simple steps via a swipe gesture, shuffle, select and book. Key features include special ladies ticket booking, Tatkal & Premium-Tatkal quota booking. It syncs with IRCTC’s NGeT Web Site and NGeT Mobile App ticket so that users can view, cancel or file TDR of e-tickets booked through the official website. It also shows a live reservation table and also alerts the user of a change in boarding point with timely notification on the phone.