● What is the news ?
▪︎ Healthcare, an agetech startup Sarathi, has raised Rs 1 crore in seed funding from a group of ‘Bharat' investors.
▪︎The angels who participated include entrepreneurs and investors Nitin Sethi, Vishal Dhikale, Swapnil Bagul, Gaurav Satbhai and Jayshree Harak from Jodhpur, Nasik, Surat and Pune.
▪︎Sarathi intends to utilize these funds to support its goals of 20x growth, by adding medical specialties as well as new towns to provide service and strengthening its team and technology.
● What is Sarathi startup all about?
▪︎Sarathi was founded by Amol Bagul, Aditi Poyam, and Lavender Singh Rathore in 2020, right in the midst of the pandemic, to provide healthcare services that bring 24X7 medical services to the doorstep.
▪︎Sarathi's services include disease control, on-demand and recommended consultations with healthcare authorities, routine health check-ups and lab tests, advice on dietary habits, nutritional supplements, and nutrients, appointment management, home delivery of medications and medical supplies, and hospital and ambulance bookings.
▪︎In the aftermath of the pandemic, the organisation has been providing treatment to many elderly COVID-19 patients by handling their home isolation processes.