Mumbai-based on demand home services home and services startup Taskbob shutdown yesterday, although the company did not provide a specific reason. At last count, the company claimed to have 1 lakh users in Mumbai, with 800 to 1,000 bookings per day. (1/4) Dear Taskbob Family, Due to unforeseen circumstances, Taskbob will be shutting down its operations as of 19th January. — Taskbob (@taskbob) January 19, 2017 At the time, in February last year, the company had raised $4.5 million from Ivy Ventures, Orios and Mayfield for expanding its presence in multiple markets. The startup had even acquired Bangalore-based Zepper for an undisclosed amount to expand to the city in 2015, after having raised $1.2 million in funding the same year. Interestingly, according to a Bloomberg report, TaskBob only got the first tranche of its second round of funding, amounting to…
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