19 May '15, 11pm

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MUMBAI: Of all people, the Bachchans, one of Bollywood's leading families, found themselves in the middle of the seeming tension between the Reserve Bank of India and the finance ministry as they went about making their first significant equity investment in an overseas company. As part of their personal investment, the Bachchans have picked up a minority stake in Meridian Tech Pte of Singapore, which owns ziddu.com, a free cloud storage and e-distribution startup. The firm, which also offers a micro payment platform, was founded five years ago by Venkata Srinivas Meenavalli . "Mr Amitabh Bachchan and his family have invested in Ziddu.com at a valuation of around $71 million. I'm very happy and excited that they have reposed confidence and trust in Ziddu.com," Meenavalli said in response to text messages from ET. Ziddu.com, said Meenavalli (quoting Google Analytics), was a...

Full article: http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/small-biz/startups/ba...

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