New Delhi: India's biggest Online movie ticketing service BookMyShow is planning to sign a deal with world's most popular messaging app WhatsApp.
Just in India WhatsApp has over 200 million monthly active users and if everything goes well you may soon start receiving messages from BookMyShow directly on your WhatsApp.
At present, the online ticketing service has a messaging which may soon move to WhatsApp but it depends if the person has opted for it. The planning is in early stages and it is not yet clear if the company will stop sending traditional text messages to the customers.
This deal is also seen as a counter when Paytm is reportedly planning for messaging service within its app
At present WhatsApp is free for the customers and it continues to offer services without any ads while the company is also scrambling to find a business model.