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Time-strapped, wealthy professionals in India's western city of Mumbai (Bombay) are being offered a new way to find partners - speed dating.The system works by bringing together a group of singles who have just three minutes to impress one another before moving on to the next potential date.I think a couple of them I would like to meet them." Amit Soni, who lives in London, signed up to find Indian girls during his visit to Mumbai. "I have done speed dating in London in the past, this is the first time in India," said Amit."In London you hardly meet Indian girls during speed dating.Our You Tube channel has all this and more, bringing you specially selected clips from the world's most trusted news source. Check out BBC News on mobile and download our app for i Phone, Android and Kindle Fire.The official BBC News You Tube channel is operated by BBC Global News Ltd which comprises BBC World News the 24hr TV channel and bbc.com/news, the international news website.
Please subscribe HERE Uog World In Pictures https://Organisers feel Mumbai was the right venue as it is India's most liberal and cosmopolitan city."Mumbai accepts a lot, its very tolerant city," says Sandeep Shetty, one of the local organisers.Another organiser, Maha Khan, 25, a London-based British Asian who runs the Asian Speed D8, believes India is ready for speed dating."I think cities like Mumbai are ready for a safe, informal way of getting to know each other face-to-face with a view to finding partners." The Asian Speed D8 company has been organising speed dating in the UK for the past two years. We always knew there would be a great response, the word has been spreading like fire, and people are interested." Now the organisers are planning to take the event to Bangalore and Delhi.