‘What is Bitcoin?’

‘How to buy a Bitcoin?’

The former was the second most searched ‘What is’ term and the latter, the third most popular ‘How to’ query in 2017, as per a Google Trends report. In 2018 though, don’t be surprised if you see ‘How to buy Bitcoin with cash’ instead.

That’s what it is coming down to as Indian cryptocurrency exchanges feel the heat from banks and the government. Exchanges are where users can buy and sell virtual currency like Bitcoin by paying for them digitally using bank accounts.