Travel community startup Tripoto has raised pre-series funding worth Rs 12.5 crores led by IDG Ventures, with participation from Outbox Ventures, reports ET Tech. Post the funding, Karan Mohla from IDG Ventures will join Tripoto as a board member. The funds will go towards building a content team and consolidate technology. Tripoto's iOS app is expected to release next week. Tripoto had raised seed funding worth $400,000 in November last year led by Outbox Ventures with participation from Palaash Ventures. Other angel investors included Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, founder of Makemytrip and TrulyMadly.com Sachin Bhatia, Shanti Mohal, founder of Letsventure, and Nikunj Jain founder of frankly.me and Arvind Vohra, Director of Gionee India among others. Delhi-based Tripoto is a platform where travelers can discover and share travel plans, stories, trips, review and upload photos and maps amongst other…
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