Stating that using separate websites and apps for public services is going to be cumbersome, the government has brought the Nagarik app to provide integrated services. It contains certified details of Citizen such as Citizenship, passport and voter identity card.
More than 500,000 Nagarik apps !
More than 500,000 Nagarik apps have been downloaded on Android, designed to provide all government services from one app as much as possible. Minister for Communications and Information Technology Parbat Gurung had unveiled the beta version of the Citizen app on January 20 with the aim of providing most government services and facilities through a single app. Now the full version of the Nagarik app has arrived. The app has been downloaded to 500,000 devices from the Google Play Store alone.
Features in Full Version of Nagarik App :
The facility to view your details in the Citizens Investment Fund, Employees Provident Fund and Social Security Fund is also available in the Citizen app. The facility of Hello Government run by the government to listen to the grievances of the people is also attached to it.
Educational details of SLC and Plus Two level are also kept in the app. Recently, the facility of viewing health insurance information has also been added to it. Since the beta version of the Citizen app was made public, there has been a facility to get a permanent account number, and some time ago, a police clearance report has also been obtained from it.
Users can link to their Nagarik app by verifying email. Earlier, it was possible to open an account of a Nagarik app only from the numbers of Nepal Telecom and Ncell, but recently Smart Telecom has also been added to the app. With this, it is now possible to open a Nagarik app account from any mobile number in Nepal. However, the mobile number must be in your own name.
Vehicle revenue and renewal fees can now be paid through the Citizen app. In addition, you can view, print, and pay your Lalpurja and a land lot online from the app. The status of your land in land reform will be known, the service will be provided by the app, including taking recommendations from the local level and paying taxes. There is a QR code that can verify Citizen identity from the app.
With the help of which the service facility of opening a bank account has been provided through the app. Now, it has been announced that it will be used for filling up public service forms, purchasing SIM cards, government and public services.
Report Problem of Nagarik App
In case of not finding citizenship or error while opening the account, an arrangement has been made to request for its solution from the app. The government has stated that if any error is found in the voter identity card, passport, PAN, and educational details, the facility to correct it will be added.
It is also mentioned that the services and facilities of the Nagarik app available only on mobile can now be availed from the website.