Digilocker is a digital wallet in which you can securely store authentic government documents right on your mobile phones. The app was launched in 2015 by the Ministry of Electronics & IT (MeitY). Anyone can access digilocker through an android or iOS device. Currently it has about 147.35 million users.
The Government is planning to revamp the Digilocker service, Nirmala Sitharaman, Finance Minister announced in the Union Budget 2023, “A one-stop solution for reconciliation & updating of identity and address of individuals maintained by various govt agencies, regulators and regulated entities will be established using DigiLocker service and Aadhaar as foundational identity.”
The Government will also roll out a Digilocker version compatible with fintech applications, “Fintech services in India have