Department of Financial Services (DFS), Ministry of Finance and National Informatics Centre (NIC) have jointly developed a mobile app called Jan Dhan Darshak as a part of financial inclusion (FI) initiative. As the name suggests, this app will act as a guide for the common people in locating a financial service touch point at a given location in the country.
About Jan Dhan Darshak app:
As the name suggests, this app will act as a guide for the common people in locating a financial service touch point at a given location in the country.
The app will be in a unique position to provide a citizen-centric platform for locating financial service touch points across all providers such as banks, post office, CSC, etc. These services could be availed as per the needs and convenience of the common people.
Some of the salient features of this App are as follows:
- Find nearby Financial touch points, based on current location (Branches/ATM/Post offices).
- Search by place name.
- Search by place name also available with Voice Interface.
- Phone number of bank branches available in the app, with the facility of call button for integrated dialing.
- Users’ feedback will go directly to the concerned bank for carrying out the necessary updation in data on financial touch points.