Mumbai-based Haygot Education Pvt Ltd, which runs ed-tech startup Toppr, has raised an external round of funding in a bridge round. Toppr received the investment from Mauritius-based WGG International Ltd, who put in INR 1.995 crore, and an individual named Nitin Gupta, who invested INR 16.6 lakh in the ed-tech firm.
POPxo, the digital community platform for women, raised fresh funding in a round led by IDG Ventures India and Kalaari Capital. The round also saw participation from GREE Ventures Japan, Phillippines-based Summit Media, Gurmeet Singh, and Atul Goel. Over 80 percent of POPxo’s user base is made up of women and over 70 percent of their traffic comes from outside the top five cities.
Video analytics and enterprise safety company ASADEL Technologies Pvt Ltd has raised an undisclosed amount from Dheeraj Jain, managing partner at venture capital firm Redcliffe Capital, in exchange for a 10% stake. Founded in early 2015 by IT industry veteran Partha Guha Patra, the Delhi-based firm offers products that enable individuals and businesses to manage their safety and emergency needs.
Caspian Impact Investment Adviser Pvt Ltd is seeking to double the target corpus for its small and medium enterprises-focused equity fund, and is set to mark the first close by the end of next quarter.
NIRAMAI Health Analytix, a breast cancer screening startup, has raised undisclosed seed funding in a round that was led by pi Ventures and included Ankur Capital, Axilor Ventures, 500 Startups and Flipkart cofounder Binny Bansal. NIRAMAI is building a non-invasive, non-touch, non-radiation approach to detect breast cancer.