India: Shift towards digital spurs growth of healthtech firms amid pandemic

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Healthtech startups in India have got a fresh lease of life as the nationwide lockdown and social distancing norms have created a significant demand for them in the past few months.

In the peak of the pandemic in India, in June, DocsApp, a 24×7 digital healthcare platform that connects patients to specialist doctors through chat, call and video, merged its operations with MediBuddy to cater to a larger consumer segment.

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