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MapmyIndia Move wins prestigious Digital India Aatmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge

MapmyIndia, India’s pioneer and leader in digital mapping and advanced location-based and IoT technologies today (August 10, 2020) announced that its flagship app, MapmyIndia Move, has been selected as #1 in the prestigious Digital India AatmaNirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge in its category, which has been organised by Government of India's Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) in partnership with Atal Innovation Mission – to identify the best Indian Apps that are already being used by citizens and have the potential to scale and become world class Apps in their respective categories.

MapmyIndia Move is India's super app for maps, mobility, safety, hyper local social discovery & more that comes built in with India's most detailed, accurate, comprehensive, continuously updated and feature-rich maps from MapmyIndia.

MapmyIndia has been building the most intelligent and versatile digital maps of India including detailed doorstep/house address level and fully 3D real-time hyperlocal maps and advanced location-based technologies since 25 years, far before any international provider started offering solutions for India.

MapmyIndia Move, in one app itself, offers
  • India’s best 3D and house-level maps with voice-guided navigation
  • Remote GPS tracking of vehicles through connected GPS IoT gadgets
  • Corona-related hyper-local information such as nearby containment zones, testing centres, treatment hospitals and isolation wards to help users stay safe.
  • Live safety alerts about upcoming potholes, speed breakers and accident prone zones during navigation
  • Precise directions to the exact doorstep of buildings through house number maps and the revolutionary eLoc, a 6-character unique location ID for every place across the country which simplifies India's complex addressing system
  • Community reporting of hyper local issues on the map to help authorities fix issues by citizens on-ground, and
  • Hyper local social networking and discovery features through My World View to help people stay connected with people, places, things and information around them in real-time.
  • A super app platform, which allows multiple apps to be integrated into the MapmyIndia Move app by leveraging MapmyIndia’s APIs, giving users continuously increasing features and functionality.

For this nation wide competition, 24 finalists across 9 categories were selected from amongst 6940 entries received from across India. In MapmyIndia’s category there were 1200 apps out of which MapmyIndia was given 1st prize! Some of the other winners included prestigious apps such as Zoho.