What is the MyGov app all about?
The mygov platform was launched on 26th July 2014 to build engagement between citizens and governance. The website is controlled and managed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC). The mygov app was introduced shortly after the website version. It is available in both Hindi and English language that welcomes the suggestions of the urban part of the nation as well as the rural regions. The mygov app was created to promote the participation of citizens in governance and the country’s development. The platform has brought government and citizens on one plate, and they are both interacting with each other through this. Mygov has come up with the unique idea of crowdsourcing the governance ideas from citizens and implementing them to provide good governance.
How mygov works?
The platform works on the basis of a concept named ‘crowdsourcing.’ Narendra Modi introduced the app in order to lead India towards Digitalization. There are a lot of initiatives introducing for Digital India campaign and mygov is one of them. It brings everybody on the same platform through the support of technology.
Once users are registered, they can access every option available. Citizens can share their thoughts on and suggest topics for the radio broadcast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi which is known as “Mann Ki Baat.” There are various forums available to discuss any topic and share views regarding the nation’s<> interest. There is also a section named as ‘creative corner’ which lets users join in creative activities such as designing the logo, creating a poster, designing a theme for the website or a particular event like independence day, etc.
The mygov registration is quick and easy to sign up. Here are some of the steps you need to follow.
- Go to the Register option available on the platform.
- A registration window will appear. Fill in all the details as asked such as full name, email address, phone number.
- From the drop-down menu, select the country, date of birth and gender.
- Users having domains like @nic.in and @gov.in can directly access their account without registration.
- You can also register through SMS by sending MYGOV<space>Yourname<comma>email id to the number +917738299899.
The government of Assam was the third state to launch mygov Assam, a mygov website of their own after Maharashtra and Haryana. On 10th April 2017, Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal launched the website of their own to enhance the partnership between citizens and the government.
Registration Link(s): https://auth.mygov.in/user/register?destination=oauth2/register/mygovweb
You can create an account by going to the above link and start using the MyGov Service. Once you are registered you get access to lots of Government services like Opinions to Government, Contests, Online Storage for various documents. Registration also allows you to participate in various discussions on policy and allow you to have your say,