Startup ICT Award 2021 Top 5 Finalists


Dulwa Expeditions Pvt. Ltd.

To vote: Type ICT CA 101 and send to 33001.

Dulwa Expeditions Private Limited, established on 10th September, 2019 is a Social Travel Enterprise and a digital platform (under construction) that provides a marketplace for travel agencies and activities operators to sell their packages to the international market uplifting the Digital Presence of Nepal’s Tourism Industry. Its main objective is to promote Nepal’s nature, communities, cultures & cuisines. aims to act as a Capacity Building Company and become the “One Stop Solution” for travel solutions in Nepal by 2025.

The company focuses on Sustainable Tourism practices and advocates on SDG 8.9 by conducting various tourism related researches, local job training related to tourism, etc. The startup is the winner of Youth Co: Lab 3.0 and 4th National Social Business Challenge as the most innovative, scalable, and sustainable business. Dulwa however is trying to step in and upgrade the local status of the people and create tourism related jobs so that the youths will be motivated to stay back in Nepal. Along with founder Nipun Shakya, Dulwa has a total of 6 members working together in a company to achieve the company’s goal.

For more details : Dulwa – Promoting Nepal’s Nature, Communities, Cultures, & Cuisines!

House of Books Pvt. Ltd.

To vote: Type ICT CA 102 and send to 33001.

House of Books Pvt. Ltd. was established in 2020 by a group of young self-motivated individuals. House of Books devised a one stop/unique solution of a digital market that allows the customer to purchase their required books through an “Online Market”.

It offers a tremendous collection of books in numerous classifications of Novel, story books, Drama, Action and journey, Romance, Self-help, Health, Guide & Travel, Children’s, Religion, Spirituality & New Age, and many more with different content across its multi-channel distribution platform. House of Books has an expansive gathering of E-Books at reasonable value with shipping all around the world. Beside this, they have come up with a unique solution of Online Second-Hand Book Shop which creates a virtual C2C trading market of used books that helps to promote sustainability and green business with an aim to deliver high quality, low-cost books for education, enjoyment, self-development, and self-fulfillment to everyone when the need arises, by offering a diverse selection of books to meet our clients’ book needs and exceeding their expectations. Today, with more than 200 paying clients, House of Books has grown to over 1000 users The company also participates in Corporate Social Responsibility through an initiative called “Sikchya Pragatishil ra Sikchit Nepal.”

For more details : House of Books | Home

Kheti Venture Pvt Ltd.

To vote: Type ICT CA 103 and send to 33001.

Kheti Venture Pvt. Ltd. was established with a vision of contributing to a sustainable food system by becoming the leading change-maker in the Agri-Food-Tech ecosystem of Nepal and other developing economies. Kheti digitalizes the agri-food supply chain through backward and forward linkages which helps in building the business process efficiency of farmers, inputs and service providers, buyers, logistics providers, etc. Kheti Food App and Kheti Farm App are the one-stop solutions for all agriculture needs be it for the producers or the consumers. Kheti Farm app ensures traceable and transparent pricing of agriculture input supplies like seeds, fertilizers, insect nets, etc, and in turn, Kheti Food provides a traceable and transparent market for the produce from Kheti Farm Partners (Farmers).

Kheti Food App: aggregate farm produce for market access to B2C and B2B customers. Demand mapping of customer base b. One-stop shop for local produce. Fair price, transparent and traceable marketplace. c. Quality based graded produce and pricing.

Kheti Farm App: provides extension services, input support, and advisory services through the Farm Management Tool to small-to medium sized commercial farmers and farmer cooperatives to increase farmer productivity and encourage climate-smart agriculture practices. The company is currently located in Kathmandu and Pokhara and employs more than 35 people, including the founders.

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Nirman Sathi Technovation Pvt. Ltd.

To vote: Type ICT CA 104 and send to 33001.

Nirman Sathi is recognized as the fastest-growing startup in Nepal. The company’s goal is to give consumers quick service at a fair price through well professionals. Seepage Treatment and Interior Design are two of its most important services.

Nirman Sathi provides services ranging from architects to engineers, plumbers to painters and Interior Designers.

Nirman Sathi works for the people searching for services and for the professionals who are ready to give their services. Their home services consist of Plumbing, Electrical, Carpentry, Painting, Appliance repairs & Maintenance. Nirman Sathi has won five awards to date and has over 10,000 customers, as well as being covered by over 15 national news channels. They are also expanding their services in many other cities. Moreover, recently they are also planning to work in Australia in making their services available efficiently.

For more details : Nirman Sathi 

Puryau Services Pvt. Ltd.

To vote: Type ICT CA 105 and send to 33001.

Puryau Services was established with a mission of Faster, affordable and widely available logistics for every individual and business. It is a leading national provider of comprehensive logistics and transportation solutions in Nepal. Puryau is the only company with its own network all over Nepal, Puryau Logistics rapidly evolved into a national brand recognized for its customized services and innovative multi-product offerings. The range of services offered by Puryau Services includes international and domestic express delivery, freight forwarding, logistics and warehousing, records and information management solutions, e-business solutions, and online shopping services.

A total of five significant team members are working together to achieve the company’s major targets such as opening 100 branches, 250+ suburbs, generating 10 crore revenues, hiring 300+ people, and developing an e-commerce and sales platform.

For more details : Puryau – On Demand Delivery । All Nepal Home Delivery Cargo & Courier