Okie Gaming on Monday said film actress Kajal Aggarwal has invested an undisclosed amount in the company to pick up 15% stake and join the Mumbai-based gaming company as a strategic partner. The company will use the funds to increase the number of games on the platform and onboard talent as it aims to clock Rs 50 Cr revenue by the end of the fiscal.
Okie Gaming is a real money gaming platform that will include games like Smart Housie, Fantasy Cricket, Smart Number Quiz, Ludo, Cricket, Rummy, and Smart Words. Currently available on the web, the company will soon make the Okie Gaming app available for download on Google and iOS app stores by mid-December.
"The gaming industry is booming and this is the right time to be part of it. I have always been a passionate gamer myself, and I hope to influence and open new avenues for women gamers in India," Aggarwal told PTI.