AgriTech

Aavishkaar Capital invests Rs 35 Cr in agritech startup Ergos in Series A round
The model enables farmers to digitise their foodgrain and also provides doorstep access to end-to-end post-harvest supply chain solutions to farmers. The Ergos platform operates as a bank and offers storage, digitisation, credit, and liquidation facility to farmers through a single platform.

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HealthTech
MedGenome Raises $55 Mn In Fresh Funding To Expand In Tier 2-3 Markets

The fresh funding led by LeapFrog Investments will help the company's drug discovery programmes. Existing investors Sequoia Capital and Sofina also participated in the round.

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FoodTech

Cloud kitchen startup Kitchens Centre raises $500K in seed round led by AngelList India
New Delhi-based cloud kitchen startup Kitchens Centre has raised $500,000 in a seed round of funding. The startup said it plans to use the funding to drive aggressive expansion into new geographies to enable hyperlocal delivery.

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Furniture Rental

Furlenco Bags $10 Mn From Lightbox, Others To Achieve Profitability
Furlenco has raised $10 Mn in a mix of debt and equity from existing investors. The funds will help in achieving profitability in the next 12-18 months

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FinTech
JusPay Bags $21.6 Mn To Expand Presence In India, Overseas

Bengaluru based payment gateway platform JusPay has raised USD 21.6 Mn in a Series B funding round led by Sweden-based Vostok Emerging Finance with an investment of USD 13 Mn.

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COVID- 19

VCs and startup CEOs join hands to launch Covid-19-focussed Grant
A number of top fund managers from blue-chip venture capital firms and startup CEOs have joined hands to set up a Rs 100 crore grant that will back fledgling firms working on products and services to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.

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