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Truecaller, which recently introduced loans as a part of its Truecaller Pay feature, also dismissed validity of reports that it reads user SMSs to create a credit scoring without users’ consent. Wikimedia Commons

Swedish caller identification app Truecaller on Wednesday announced it has crossed the 500 million mark in terms of downloads and now has 150 million daily active users globally.

With its offices in Bengaluru, Gurugram and Mumbai, more than half of the company’s employees are from India.


The 150 million daily active users achievement makes Truecaller the most used communication app in India after apps like WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, the company said in a statement.


Truecaller on Wednesday announced it has crossed the 500 million mark. Wikimedia Commons

“This is a very significant achievement. 150 million daily active users and 500 million downloads is extraordinary. These milestones underline the faith and trust our users have in our brand,” said Alan Mamedi, CEO and Co-founder, Truecaller.

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Recently, the company announced it has crossed one million paying subscribers globally and has added a series of new features to its paid subscription service, Truecaller Premium. (IANS)


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