Sastaticket.pk raises $1.5 million from Gobi Partners
Pakistan’s travel market stood at US$8.8 billion in 2017, contributing 2.9% of the total GDP, and is forecasted to grow to US$16.4 billion by 2028.
Sastaticket.pk, an online travel agency (OTA) based in Karachi, Pakistan, announced today that it has secured US$1.5 M for its Series A, led by regional venture capital firm Gobi Partners.
The investment marks Gobi’s first venture into the Pakistani market and adds another pioneering company to its growing TaqwaTech portfolio.
Founded in September 2016 by brothers Shazil and Bilal Mehkri, Sastaticket.pk offers domestic travellers a way to book and pay for flights and hotels online.
Founded in 2016 by Shazil and Bilal Mehkri, Sastaticket.pk, pretty much like any OTA, makes it easy for users to book flights and hotels through its web-based platform. The platform also allows users to buy different travel deals including holiday and Umrah packages.
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