Companionship is one of the most important needs of humans on this globe. Though sources of this vary for people one of the most common sources is a partner. How often have we heard of people being depressed because they don’t have that someone special in their life? A lot, right?! But how does rent a boyfriend to cure depression sound? Well, if you live in Mumbai or Pune you can find out it right now. Surprising as it may sound, a new app has been launched in these two cities, and the stated sole purpose of the app is to help depressed souls rent a boyfriend for a day or more.
Yes, you’ve read it right. And no, we are not kidding you.
Most of you must have heard of Tinder and must be aware of how it hooks two people up. But this app isn’t the same if that’s what you are thinking. This is a lot different than regular dating apps. Named RABF, that is, rent a boyfriend, the app gives users the option to hire a guy as their boyfriend for a fixed period of time.
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RABF (Rent A Boy|Friend) is launched on 15th August. Don’t judge our Website/App by it’s name! Now this is what i need the attention for, Rent A Boy|Friend has a thin line in between which implies restrictions (NO Physicality & NO Private place meets). Our main purpose is to eradicate Depression and provide a Pure friendship to the happy people as well. Let’s stand for Awareness! Our app will be launched on iOS and Android on 24th August 2018. Visit us: www.rentabf.in For more details, tune in to our Media Press Conference on YouTube. #rabflaunch #instarabf #followrabf #rabfmumbai #rabfpune #rentalboyfriendindia #pressconference #rabfconnect #rabfmembers #myrabf @rabf24
Kushal Prakash is the man behind the concept for this app. He himself suffered from bouts of lonely depression.
According to Kushal, the app does not promote or involve physical proximity between users and boyfriends for rent. He assures that the intention of the app is purely to provide platonic support to all and cure depression.
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RABF Service will be available to both Male & Female for the contracted time in city of Mumbai/Pune. The service will be purely platonic in nature. RABF is a platform which will help a nation to fight DEPRESSION, provide EMPLOYMENT (Males), Give a hope to a person who can relieve their life more confidently & happily. – @kaushallprakash (Owner). #rabflaunch #instarabf #followrabf #rabfmumbai #rabfpune #pressconference #rentalboyfriendindia #rabfconnect #rabfmembers #myrabf @rabf24 @thewestinmumbai
RABF users have the option to rent celebs for anywhere around Rs 3000 per hour. A model for Rs 2000 per hour or other guys for about Rs 300-400 per hour. And the roster for the rent a boyfriend (RABF) app includes the likes of Rubaru Audi Mr. India 2018 Suraj Dahiya.
Splitsvilla fame Mr. Eco International 2018, Akash Choudhary is also a part of the team. Here is a shot of the model-reality TV star at the RABF press conference in Mumbai:
So what are your views on this app? Do you think it is actually a good way to cure loneliness or just a farce?