“UMANG App” Signs MoU with MapmyIndia to find government facilities nearest to their location, such as mandis, blood banks and much more. Citizens will also be able to view the driving distance, get directions and turn by turn voice and visual guidance to locations, including traffic and road safety alerts during navigation, through the linkage between UMANG App and MapmyIndia”.
The UMANG mobile app (Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance) launched in 2017. UMANG brings major government services on a single mobile app, with a larger goal to make the government accessible on mobile phones of citizens.
MapmyIndia, is a product of an indigenous, company founded in 1995, which has digitally mapped the entire country. It helps users find relevant places nearby and see them on detailed building level maps. MapmyIndia’s APIs enable app and technology developers to easily integrate India’s own, indigenous, Aatmanirbhar maps into their apps.
Sources : PIB