MobiKwik has tied up with Karnataka mobile one and Bangalore one
Bangalore; May 12, 2017: Mobile wallet major, MobiKwik, today announced the company’s partnership withKarnataka Mobile One and Bangalore one, a mobile application for facilitation of government-citizen engagement and collaboration, pioneered by the state under its smart cities efforts. The app will simplify the payment of government taxes and utility bills for over 66 million residents of the state. Users can also book railway tickets, apply for driving licences and filing income-tax returns on the application.
VineetSingh, Chief Business Officer at MobiKwik said, “This association is another importantmilestone in line with our vision to make India digital. We supportgovernment’s smart cities mission and Digital India campaign and are glad toassociate with Karnataka Mobile One to make Bangalore a less-cash city.”
The digitalpayment category overall has a 40,000 Crore opportunity of which apps likeKarnataka Mobile One receives a market opportunity of Rs.3,500 Crore. KarnatakaMobile One will provide MobiKwik a strong presence and platform from thebusiness point of view. MobiKwik also recently opened its office in Bangalore.“We aim to double our business in Bangalore by early 2018.” Singh added.
MobiKwik hasover 55 million plus users on its platform and currently powers paymentsfor IRCTC, NHAI, GSRTC, Meru Cabs, Big Bazaar, MakeMyTrip, OYO Rooms,Zomato, PVR, Archies, WHSmith India, BookMyShow, Grofers, Big Basket, Dominos,Burger King, Pizza Hut, eBay, ShopClues, Myntra, Jabong, Pepperfry, Barista,Food Panda, Nearbuy, Van Heusen, Allen Solly among others.