April 10, 2016: Instant messaging service Viber has announced that it will provide its Nepali users with free stickers worth Rs 10,000 on the occasion of New Year 2073.Viber has made available more than 50 sticker packs free of cost to its users for 10 days starting from April 7, 2016, as per a press statement by the company. “The stickers are an integral part of Viber, especially designed for users to express themselves better,” reads the statement, adding, “Stickers are one of the most interesting ways to express. It not only adds vibrancy to the conversations but also provide users with a wide range of emotions with catchy designs.” With the launch of Public Chats in Nepal last month, Viber has been fast growing in the Nepali market. With more than 711 million unique users on the platform, Viber is one of the largest mobile messaging apps in the world. It plans to expand its presence in Nepal with more local tie ups and local language based services.
"We would like to wish the people of Nepal a very happy new year from the entire team at Viber. Joining this celebration, Viber has made the stickers available free of cost to add to the spirit and festivity of the occasion. Over the last one year, Viber has shown consistent growth in its user base in Nepal,” says Anubhav Nayyar, Regional Head – Viber South Asia.