The federal government’s UMANG app will now begin exhibiting blood banks, petrol pumps, mandis and different service areas on account of the mixing of MapmyIndia Maps with it. The UMANG app is a single platform app for residents to entry all key authorities companies akin to Aadhaar, DigiLocker, and PayGov.
Customers will even be capable to view these areas on detailed, interactive constructing avenue and village degree maps of India constructed by MapmyIndia, in accordance with a press launch by the Ministry of Electronics & Data Expertise (MeitY).
The combination will even enable customers to view the driving distance and get driving instructions, together with turn-by-turn voice and visible steerage. These options are additionally obtainable on MapmyIndia’s personal maps software. The app will even enable customers to obtain visitors and street security alerts throughout navigation.
As of now, the UMANG app has added map performance for 3 companies: Mera Ration, eNAM and Damini. The ‘Mera Ration’ integration will let customers navigate to the ‘Nearest Fair Price Shops’, which will likely be seen within the type of tips about the MapmyIndia built-in map.
For eNAM, the map will present close by mandis, whereas for Damini, the map will give lightning alerts to customers with visuals of close by areas the place lightning has struck in the previous few minutes.
Different companies which is able to come to the Maps choice on the UMANG app are ESIC (Staff’ State Insurance coverage) to assist them view hospitals, dispensaries on the map, Indian Oil to indicate close by fuel and gas filling stations. It should additionally add NHAI (Nationwide Freeway Authority of India) companies associated to toll plazas and toll charges data and the Nationwide Crime Data Bureau (NCRB) for offering data equivalent to close by police stations on the map.
Lastly, the map will even let customers elevate complaints of broken roads by deciding on the street on MapmyIndia platform underneath the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (Meri Sadak).
“We are thankful and grateful to the National eGovernance Division, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India, and especially to our Honourable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi Ji, for integrating MapmyIndia Maps and APIs into the Umang app, which is one of the most popular and useful government apps of India, ” Rohan Verma, CEO & Govt Director, MapmyIndia mentioned in a press assertion.
The newest addition comes as one other increase for MapmyIndia, which had introduced a tie-up with India’s house company ISRO in February as properly. The corporate, which is without doubt one of the oldest gamers within the mapping trade, had mentioned it might companion with ISRO to create new mapping merchandise.