Valentine speed dating
Sahil had participated in the first Lovestruck speed dating event held in the Capital in January after his friend forwarded him a Facebook invite.
Curious about the event and eager to meet people, he’d signed up.
Maheshwari is also experimenting with the student crowd with a special meet for the 18-21 age group on Valentine’s Day, February 14.
Happy Valentine’s Day 2017: Special menus celebrating love in New Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Chennai and Kolkata Seemingly going back to the original reason for speed dating genesis, Bengaluru-based outfit Lifeof Line has been conducting these events for the past year with apparent success.
Woo’s Menon also believes there is a possibility that the concept will soon spread to Tier-II cities.
The current target age group is between 24 and 36, though there is an increasing demand in the 40-plus age group as well.
As the two created this imaginary world, the timer buzzed — 5 minutes were up.
Later, they were told they had matched, they were each handed the other’s coordinates, along with the possibility of a future, should they want to pursue it.
“This was my first speed dating event, and the experience was really good,” says the jovial 27-year-old over the phone.
He was one of 26 people (13 men and 13 women) who had been carefully selected for the maiden event of the dating company that hopes to provide this offline platform of meeting people across the country.
WATCH VIDEO | Valentine’s Day Special: Pyaar, Mohabbat, Dating – What Do Indians Think Of It Speed dating is a concept where men and women meet for a tiny ‘date’ (5-8 mins) to converse and share information (likes, dislikes, etc.) — just enough to decide if they’d like to meet the person again — before moving on to another.