Union Budget 2021-22 begins at 11:00 AM IST. This is the first time when the budget will be totally paperless and to help with the process the government has rolled out a dedicated application called Union Budget app for Android and iOS. The app will help users access budget-related information and documents. It has been developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) along with the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA). Also Read - Today's Tech News: Union Budget 2021, popular Twitter accounts banned, more
The Union Budget mobile app will provide interested users with access to 14 Union Budget documents. These documents will include the Annual Financial Statement, Finance Bill, Demand for Grants (DG) and more. All of these documents will be uploaded in the app after the budget is presented in the parliament. Also Read - Union Budget 2021 to boost digital payments in India: Here are all details
Some interesting facts about the Union Budget mobile app
- The app supports English and Hindi languages.
- It requires no login or registration and can be accessed by any interested individual.
- Apart from providing users with access to all budget documents online, the app will also allow them to download the app in PDF format.
- Apart from allowing users to download the documents, it will include features like print, search, zoom in and out, bi-directional scrolling, table of contents and tappable external links.
Union Budget mobile app: How to download
Step 2: Search for the term “Union Budget Mobile app.”
Step 3: A list of apps will show up, you need to select the Union Budget app by NIC e-gov mobile apps.
Step 4: Inside of the page, tap on the Install button to get the app.
Step 5: If you cannot find the app of the app stores, you can head over to Union Budget web portal www.indiabudget.gov.in.
Step 6: There you can tap on the redirect links for the mobile apps to the Play Store or App Store.
Using the app is pretty simple as it does not require users to log in or register for access.