WeddingWishlist, a portal that allows users to give and receive wedding gifts, has raised Rs 2 crore from investors such as Facebook India Managing Director Kirthiga Reddy, Multiples Equity founder Renuka Ramanath and CherryTin, among others. The company also has plans to raise the next set of funding later this year.
Fin-tech startup Scripbox.Com India Pvt. Ltd has raised an undisclosed amount in its Series B round of funding led by Omidyar Network. Existing investors, including Accel Partners and some angel investors, also participated in the round.
Tech Travels Pvt. Ltd, which runs business to business travel portal Travel Boutique Online (TBO) has bought a strategic stake in Deyor Adventures Pvt. Ltd, which runs campsite aggregator Deyor Camps. Following the deal, the teams of Deyor Camps and TBO will work closely to cross-sell each other’s products and offerings.
TV Mohandas Pai, chairman of Manipal Global Education and former CFO and HR head of Infosys, has invested an undisclosed amount in Singapore-based drone technology startup SwarmX Pte. Ltd. SwarmX’s offering SwarmX Hive allows users to operate drones with minimal training.
Playment, a mobile marketplace for crowdsourced work, has raised Rs 4.7 crore ($700,000) from venture capital firm SAIF Partners, joining a handful of startups operating in a nascent segment in attracting investors.