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Newshunt e-book platform partners with Graphic India to launch digital comics' section

Majority of the comics will be made free for users of the app and supported through advertising

BS Reporter  |  Bengaluru 

In order to expand their offering in the country, news and e-books app announced it had partnered with to launch digital comic section on its mobile app.

The partnership will bring hundreds of Graphic India’s to mobile devices across English, Hindi, Tamil, Telegu, Malayalam and other local languages. Majority of the comics will be made free for users of and supported through advertising.

Newshunt, flagship product of Verse Innovation, has about 20 million active users a month and more than 3 billion page views a month. focuses on creating characters, comics and stories through mobile and digital platforms. It offers news from more than 100 news sources in 12 languages.

is a character entertainment company focused on creating leading characters, comics and stories through mobile and digital platforms.

"Graphic India's groundbreaking and creative content makes them the perfect partner to help aggressively scale this new segment on our platform,” said Vishal Anand, Chief Product Officer of

“This amazing partnership with will allow us to build a passionate community of superhero, sci-fi and mythology fans through Graphic’s content and characters. To help spark this new comic-culture in India, we will be giving away daily for free to users across all major Indian languages, reaching millions through mobile phone,” said Sharad Devarajan, CEO & Co-Founder of

First Published: Thu, June 04 2015. 15:44 IST
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