Counted amongst the list of oldest, continuously inhabited locations across the world, Patna has contributed immensely to India’s progress and continued development. The same can be said for their contribution in Indian startups ecosystem. It’s time to pore over some of the top promising entrepreneurial ventures that have sprung up from the land of Patna.
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Successful Startups in Patna
Founder: Manish Chandra
Year Founded: 2015
Industry: Food delivery
Train journeys, especially lengthy ones can get you hungry while you resist the desire to eat from the in-train caterer. The media has uncovered the pathetic side of train meals. This has made commuters apprehensive about consuming these meals. To counter this issue, Manish Chandra came up with the concept of RailRestro. This venture allows train commuters to order from a variety of cuisines both online or offline through the phone on 8102888111. You can order anytime between 7 am and 11 pm. In case your train is delayed, the guys at RailRestro keep track of the train status and work accordingly. It ensures that you receive hot and good quality meals. There’s even an online ‘Food Advisor’ to assist with your queries!
Founders: Avinash and Pratiksha Singh
Year Founded: 2016
Industry: Local Services
Stuck with that clogged drain and your go-to plumber is unavailable? Don’t worry, SevaMart is there for the rescue. Presently operational in Patna only, SevaMart delivers home maintenance, fitness and business services through professional providers. Customers need to choose a service, schedule an appointment for it and done! Startup India has given recognition to this initiative.
Founder: Vinit Kumar
Year Founded: 2016
Industry: Food Delivery
Gol Gappa, Puchka, Panipuri… the name differs across Indian states but the taste remains the same! Pizzerias and burger joints are common but what about a place that serves only this delicacy? So, Vinit Kumar, a panipuri fan and an IGNOU alumnus, founded puchka party. Puchka party aims to bring an exclusive place catering to the panipuri fan club members. At present, the joint offers seven types of golgappas and is going to add more items as it continues to expand. The venture is seeking series A funding and aims to open 100 outlets by 2020.
Founders: Pawan, Puja, and Sneha
Industry: Youtube Channel
With 1.6 million subscribers and 603 videos as of now, Artkala is the largest do-it-yourself craft making Indian channel on YouTube. Conceived by the sibling trio of Pawan, Puja, and Sneha, Artkala was the product of their financial issues. Their craftsmanship then coupled with the issues and it produced what we today know as Artkala. The trio has been felicitated by the Andhra Pradesh government at 2017 ‘Social Media Summit and Awards’. People across the globe are taking note of the channel. Hence, Pawan is planning to rise to scale his ingenuity further in the form of a web portal to showcase his sisters’ creations along with DIY kits.
Founder: Rahul Kumar
Industry: Garden Accesories
Gardening may be a hobby for some but much more than that for others. Keeping up with the ‘going green’ and being eco-friendly, entrepreneur Rahul Kumar came up with the concept of green gifting. The platform offers a whole lot of items related to gardening and decoration. A variety of plants are up for grab meant for occasions like anniversaries, festivals and birthdays. One can also purchase designer pots. And on top of that, everything is well within budget.
Founder: Mannu Jha
Year Founded: 2017
There are various websites for social connections but did you know about a platform that connects teachers to schools? Esythink bridges the gap between schools and teachers. It provides a medium for experienced teachers and those who have just started out in this profession to seek recruitment in schools. Apart from this service, you can buy school related items such as uniforms, books, and shoes. A ‘Teachers Hiring Tournament’ service ensures that a qualified teacher gets the right position at the right school.
Founder: Vicky Agarwaal
FindMyDrona is a database of all the classes and coachings in almost all India. You can visit the website and search for any kind of classes you need. FindMyDrona lets institutes register themselves and then people can decide which one is best for them. The startup is solving one of the biggest problems among the students that which is the best institute for them. We can check the reviews of the classes and also verify if the institute is genuine or not.
Work Studio Coworking
Founders: Alok Kumar, Sonu Saurav, Rahul Samrat, Ishan Paul, Prakhyat Kashyap
Year Founded: 2018
Industry: Coworking Space
Work Studio is a Patna based coworking space company. Apart from Patna, the startup operates in Gurgaon and Ranchi too. The company provides all kind of office space with luxury seats, flexible seats, virtual office, etc. Work Studio is the top coworking space of Patna and so, the first choice of entrepreneurs. The startup was started by 5 friends named Alok Kumar, Sonu Saurav, Rahul Samrat, Ishan Paul & Prakhyat Kashyap. If you want to know more about this startup and its story, then you can check out our Work Studio Startup Story.
This was our list of successful Startups in Patna. Hope you liked it.