Gurgaon based Food-ordering startup Twigly has raised $600K from Bengaluru-based Tracxn Labs, Hyderabad Angels, Freecharge founder Kunal Shah and Flipkart vice-president (engineering) Gaurav Bhalotia, among others. The funding will be utilized to expand into new cities and build a food brand that will be made available in supermarkets and online platforms.
Bengaluru-based Mohalla Tech Pvt. Ltd, which operates the vernacular language content app ShareChat, has raised $1.35 million in a seed round of funding from SAIF Partners and existing investor India Quotient. The funding will be utilized to ramp up tech and reach out to more people across India with a variety of content formats.
A group of high profile investors including former Standard Chartered ace banker Jaspal Bindra and Parth Jindal, son of JSW Group chairman Sajjan Jindal, have invested in HEAL Institute, a sports-focused healthcare startup. The funding will be utilized for expansion across major metros.
New Delhi-based Find My Stay Pvt Ltd, which runs hotel booking platform Findmystay.com, has raised an undisclosed amount in pre-Series A funding led by Rishi Parti and Yogesh Bansal on behalf of the Indian Angel Network (IAN). The funding will be utilized for product development, brand building and enhancing technology.
Tutoring services firm Career Point Ltd has received Rs 4.2 crore ($625,000) from National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to provide skill training to youth in diverse trades. The money will be utilized to train 4.5 lakh youth in 36 diverse trades in multiple sectors over a 10-year period.