DigiLocker is a key initiative under digital India, the Government of India’s
flagship program aimed at transforming India into a digitally empowered society
and knowledge economy. Targeted at the idea of paperless governance,
DigiLocker is a platform for issuance and verification of documents and
certificates in a digital way, thus eliminating the use of physical documents.
DigiLocker app comes under the category of Productivity in the Google Play Store. The app requires an android device of 4.1 and up. The app is developed by MeitY, Government of India. It is last updated on 9 th April 2020. The current version of the app is 6.1.2 and it has got 10,000,000+ installs in the play store. The size of the app is 8.4M. The app can be used by individuals aged 3 and above. The app has been reviewed 118,001 users and it has got 4.2 rating in Google play store. Interactive elements are enabled in the app and the users are able to interact.
DigiLocker app acts like a simple and secure document wallet which keeps all the
documents of the users especially the government related documents. Users need not carry all their individual ID cards like PAN card, Aadhar card, driving licence, RC book, vehicle insurance, etc. All these can be added to the DigiLocker wallet and they are valid. It is a user friendly app for storing governmental documents to keep them safe and secure in a digital form. The documents in the DigiLocker wallet is being accepted in trains and by the traffic police. It is a useful app for the online storage of essential documents. It makes very convenient to carry the relevant documents.
Drawbacks of the app
- Users are facing many difficulties while using the updated version of the app
- The updated version has no dashboard
- LPG voucher is not found in the upgraded version
- No option for delete or remove a document
- The QR code function is not working properly
- All states of India are not included with all documents