Online dating app, TrulyMadly has raised Rs. 35 crore in their first round of funding from Helion Venture Partners and Kae Capital, sending a clear signal that online dating is finally finding mainstream acceptance in India. Co-founded by Sachin Bhatia, Hitesh Dhingra and Rahul Kumar, TrulyMadly launched its app in August 2014.
The TrulyMadly mobile app lets singles discover each other through shared interests and personality profiles. The app claims to be registering 100% month on month (MoM) growth in downloads, with women users making up over 35% of all app downloaders.
TrulyMadly also has Deep Kalra (Founder & Group CEO, MakeMyTrip), Rajesh Magow (Co-founder & CEO MakeMyTrip India) and Manish Vij (Founder of Tyroo) as angel investors.
Competition Thrill recently raised funding from Shaadi.com