Bengaluru: ConfirmTkt, the Bengaluru based IRCTC train PNR status predictor raises an undisclosed amount of angel funding from Pravin Agarwala and other angel investors. The company plans to utilize the funds to improve its technology and to hire new talent. It plans to grow as a last minute ticket delivery tool which will enable the users with all the possible ways to get a confirmed ticket. Though the financial terms of the deal was not disclosed by the company as per the RailNews report, it is claimed to be Rs.75 lakhs.
Founded in 2015 by Dinesh Kumar Kotha and Sripad Vaidya, ConfirmTKT.com is India’s leading IRCTC train PNR predictor that is supported by a unique and efficient algorithm, which predicts the IRCTC PNR in seconds based on historical trends. It also assists the user in deciding whether to book a seat in a train or otherwise, if the train is in the waitlist.
The company has recently launched the mobile app for Android and Windows Phone users that helps the users to avail all the services of the company. ConfirmTkt claims to get 15,000 visits everyday and around 20,000 new users registering every month. In the coming days, the company aims to offer its ticket discovery service to all modes of transport, including bus and flights. The startup’s currently focusing on building ticket discovery engine and will also focus on transactions at a later stage.