The ‘passport app’ launched by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to ease the process of passport application has topped apps charts in the free category, India section. Thus, becoming the most popular app of India sooner than anticipated.
The app is available for android or iOS platform based smartphones. So, if you have an iPhone, you can now avoid long queues at the passport application counters.
In its first version only passport application status can be checked but, in the next few months, anyone can apply for passport through this app which is available for free on apple store.
It is for the first time that a country’s foreign ministry has been able to integrate and consolidate its entire digital presence on a palmtop, thanks to ‘passport’ app.
Full report here Indian Express