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Agriya is an Indian web development and mobile application development company headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Agriya helps startups, entrepreneurs and medium scale enterprises to start niche specific websites.[1] It has its virtual office in the USA and various countries in Europe. [1] Its officially registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office.[2] Agriya is the associated brand name of Ahsan Technologies.[3] It is registered member of NASSCOM [4] [3] and it is certified with ISO 9001:2008 for providing quality web development services. [5][3]


Agriya was founded by Aravind Kumar in 2000. He is the current CTO of the company.[1][6] The company was registered as a partnership firm in the registrar of companies, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

On 12 June 2008, Agriya was featured in Forbes for its Facebook clone script "Kootali".[7] In early July 2010, they had around 100 FOSS/Linux professionals in its workforce.[6] On 9 March 2011, Agriya was featured in The New York Times for its GroupOn clone script, "GroupDeal".[8]

SiliconIndia has listed Agriya as an enterprise software & solutions companies in its May 2014 issue. [9]


The company's headquarters is located in Kamdar Nagar, Chennai. There are 200+ employees in its headquarters.[1]

Corporate affairs


Mrs. Sheerin Banu is the Vice President of the online marketing division.[10]


Web development services

Agriya provides custom web development[9] services in various platforms like PHP, Node.js, Rails, Python (programming language), Java (programming language), MySQL and NoSQL. They also provide open source customization services for Prestashop, OpenCart, SugarCRM and Vtiger.[1]

Mobile application development

Agriya provides mobile application development[9] services to the clients all over the world. Apps world magazine listed Agriya’s SpotNow Android Application as a complete travel guide for exploring Indian cities in its July 2015 issue. [3]


Agriya served more than 10000 clients across the world. Some of their key clients are Cisco, Shell and Ford who bought one of its leading products “Rayzz- a video conferencing tool”.[11]


The company operates this cloning business successfully and increases its revenue by 20-25% every year.[11]


Agriya developed many clone scripts with creative ideas as its base. Some of its products are Rayzz, Kootali,[7] Getlancer, Burrow,[12] GroupDeal, Crowdfunding Platform, [13] FPPlatform, BookorRent, SFPlatform and 360Contest.[11][14]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Agriya: Cloning the Next Big Idea". siliconindia. 2014-05-02. 
  2. "Agriya is registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office". uspto. 2014-05-06. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "spotnow: THE IN-HOUSE GUIDE". Apps World Magazine. 
  4. "Ahsan Technologies is member of NASSCOM". NASSCOM. 2015-03-25. 
  5. "Ahsan Technologies is certified with ISO 9001-2008 standard". ROHS. 2015-03-18. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Agriya plans to hire 75 FOSS/Linux professionals this year". opensourceforu. 2010-07-05. 
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Facebook's Foreign Clones". Forbes. 2008-12-06. Retrieved 2014-03-09. 
  8. "In Groupon’s $6 Billion Wake, a Fleet of Start-Ups". The New York Times. 2011-03-09. 
  10. "Agriya releases new version of Yahoo answers script". merinews. 2009-03-19. 
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 "Agriya clone everything from WhatsApp to Facebook". QUARTZ India. 2015-02-19. 
  12. "10 software enabled businesses you can start in a day(and how)". VenturePact. 2015-04-06. 
  13. "Agriya's Crowdfunding Platform for all Fundraising Models". HELP ME FUND It. 
  14. "4 business online that relate more than 10000 per month". MARKETINGHACK. 2014-09-27. 

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