About mSeva AppStore

Mobile Seva

Mobile Seva is an innovative initiative launched by MeitY and implemented by C-DAC to enable all Government departments and agencies at the Centre, State and Local levels in the country to deliver their services through various channels of mobile such as SMS, IVRS, USSD, Mobile Application and AppStore. It is a centrally hosted cloud-based mobile enablement platform, which allows the departments to expeditiously start offering their services through mobile devices anywhere in India, without having to invest heavily in creating their separate mobile platforms.

mSeva AppStore

mSeva AppStore is a government-owned mobile application hosting platform. It has been created to provide Indian mobile application developers with a hosting platform for their mobile applications developed for the delivery of public services through mobile devices. The mSeva AppStore will be based upon service-oriented architecture and cloud-based technologies using open standards as far as practicable. mSeva AppStore is India's first indigenously developed AppStore with a very wide reach amongst the people. Central, State and UT Ministries/ Departments are already part of this platform.

The mSeva AppStore is available at https://apps.mgov.gov.in.The government Department/private Developers can host mobile applications, which is related to delivering/providing government and other public services related to health, education, agriculture, financial, online payments, electoral services, social welfare, food, transport, energy, etc. Users can download applications from Mobile Seva AppStore for accessing various government/public services anytime from anywhere.

Following are the objectives of AppStore:

  • The App store focuses on providing Government and public services apps on this trusted environment.
  • One Stop Store for of Govt. Applications & Public services
  • Developing an Indigenous app store.
  • Hosting Mobile Application for domains such as Health, Education, Agriculture, online payments, Electoral, Judiciary, Social Welfare, Food & Supply, Transport, Energy which are related to public services.

Mobile Seva AppStore has the following features:

  • Hosting Application state and categories wise.
  • Search/filter applications based upon different criteria
  • Provide information about an application
  • Uploading and Downloading of apps are free of cost and hassle free.
  • Only verified and signed APK files can be uploaded on the AppStore.
  • Testing before publishing
  • Updates facility

Last reviewed and updated on 15 Nov, 2023