When Saurabh Arora talks about Lybrate’s achievements, his demeanour is calm and content. His tone oscillates between assured and enthusiastic as he narrates the story of Lybrate—how he brought the most funded startup in the telemedicine space to life. As soon as the subject of competition arises, Arora suddenly shifts to an alert, almost feline defence mode. He has marked his territory. If someone wants to enter it, he needs to know who that is.
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Will Jio eat Lybrate’s lunch?
Hard work has won Lybrate one lakh doctors willing to consult patients online. But Jio has sneaked in its health app into the hands of millions. The next few months will show whose numbers matter more
Earlier this year, Reliance launched the JioHealthHub app, exclusively for Jio subscribers
Once it gets doctors on the app, JioHealthHub will become ready to compete with Lybrate
On the lookout for hospital partners, JioHealthHub wants to secure a few hospitals to provide consultations via the app
Just about 31 companies, according to Tracxn, are developing solutions in this sector, which is still small