User quizzes on values and adaptability allow the app to leverage what they call “psychometric profiling” to determine compatibility.Truly Madly’s average user age is 23, and India’s top 10 cities account for around 70 percent of their total user base.According to Gupta, research shows that though young people in less urban areas of India are not as open to online dating, social attitudes are rapidly shifting.
Her reputation and marriage prospects could be out the window.
As for men, they are forbidden from approaching women they don’t know.
According to Shirin Rai Gupta, a company employee and PR representative, Truly Madly rejects about 12 percent of the profile photos uploaded each day.
Keeping out imposters and married men seems to be the main problem and priority.
One respondent, 33 and married, who has lived her whole life in the country, wrote that dating is not allowed; she does not know anyone using any such apps or websites.
Another, a 29 year-old British expat who is Christian, married and has lived in Saudi Arabia for two years, says that she and her husband had to sneak around.
society, interaction between single, unrelated members of the opposite sex is off the table, both culturally and legally.
Being caught alone with a man who isn’t kin can put a woman in some serious hot water.
One way that Kuwait got around this was to have restaurants equipped with “cabinas,” private dining rooms where dating would take place behind literal closed doors.