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Delhi-based Earth Education Valley Pvt Ltd, which owns and operates the online education platform EduKart.com, has raised $1 million from United Finsec, Yuvraj Singh’s YouWeCan Ventures and early stage fund 500 Startups.
EduKart will use the funds to further upgrade its marketplace by increasing the portfolio of courses available online, the company said in a statement. It will also use the money to strengthen marketing efforts.
Existing investors including Vijay Shekhar Sharma (founder, PayTM), Manish Kheterpal (ex-director of Providence Equity Partners), Amit Patni and Arihant Patni (sons of one of the