What’s Going Right in India Tech

BANGALORE, INDIA—Despite the shakeout at the top of India’s private tech ecosystem, two projects promise to push forward India’s telecom and finance industries—and the web sector.

One of the potential beneficiaries in the finance industry is Paytm, 40% owned by Alibaba Group of China. There’s also buzz about a slew of early- and late-stage software startups as well as device companies that haven’t gotten much attention outside this country.

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In the later stages, there’s Practo, which makes software for doctors; Freshdesk, which provides customer service software globally; Delhivery, a logistics firm that helps e-commerce companies ship and deliver goods; and Lenskart, India’s equivalent of Warby Parker.

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