Nabard announces ₹ 700-cr venture capital fund for agri, rural startups

To provide a big boost to agri-related ventures and improvement of rural livelihoods The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on Monday announced a Rs 700-crore venture capital fund for equity investments in agriculture and rural-focused startups. NABARD has been contributing to other funds till now and this is the first time that the rural development bank has…