It is an instant messaging application like WhatsApp. An official in the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology said that both apps are being developed entirely by the Indian government. It is an instant messaging application like WhatsApp. According to media reports, it will work similar to WhatsApp. So, Sarkar is also working on the GIMS-Sarkar instant messaging application. Only Government of India employees will use it for mutual communication.
The source said, “There has long been a need within the government to have our own independent and self-owned instant messaging service. So the process of developing these apps started before the current WhatsApp controversy.” It is possible that our data will not be stolen and cannot be used for commercial gain like big technology companies. The report states that there is data security behind the creation of this application. Both these applications can be used to prevent data theft. However, it is not yet clear whether the government will bring dialogue and message or one of these applications. It is currently undergoing beta testing.