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Practo acquires Qikwell, continues its aggressive growth

Practo acquires Qikwell

India’s leading healthcare start-up Practo continues to stay in the news. Just days after acquiring Insta Health solutions (link), Practo today announced the acquisition of Qikwell (an hospital appointment scheduler) whose whole team will be joining Practo. Started by Krishna Prasad and Raghavendra Prasad, Qikwell is an appointment schedule that uses proprietary technologies and algorithms to […]

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Portea raises INR 240 crores


The healthcare sector in India is booming. Just days after Practo acquired Insta Health Solution (link), Bangalore-based Portea medical has now raised the funding of over Rs.240 crores in a round that was led by Accel partners and also saw the participation of Qualcomm, Ventureast and World Bank’s International Finance Corporation. Portea specialises in home based healthcare-or “healing […]

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