Waste management 

Blue Planet raises $25M from Nomura
It will help Blue Planet continue its efforts to develop integrated, inclusive and sustainable waste management solutions around the region.

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Interior
Shadez raises over $100K in seed round from Inflection Point Ventures

It claims to be India’s first paint company to deliver painting job in a day’s time with the liberty to choose paint of your choice.

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E-Commerce
BigBasket acquires milk delivery startup DailyNinja

BigBasket will be able to tap into DailyNinja’s current daily customer base of around 110,000 and network of 2,000 milkmen spread across India. This will enable the company to grow Bbdaily by 150% to 200% over the next 12 months.

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FinTech

CoinDCX has raised US$3 million in a series A round led by Polychain Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, alongside other VCs.
It plans to promote crypto adoption in India and ramp up product development, service, marketing activities, research and development, and human resources.

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HealthTech

India’s CureFit bags $110m in Temasek-led round
According to Livemint, Temasek’s interest in backing CureFit falls in line with its plans to increase its focus on late-stage deals in India.

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FinTech
Digital lending platform Vivriti bags $50m in series B money

Chennai-based Vivriti Capital has banked US$50 million in series B money from impact investing platform LGT Lightstone Aspada, pushing its total equity raised to US$100 million.

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