Bangalore based Cooltok, a social media solutions company has been acqui-hired by US based Kirusa, a Value Added Services company.

Cooltok announced the acquisition on their website. The Cooltok team, including the CEO, and co-founders Prakash Kaja and Thomas Mathew, will join Kirusa’s office in Bangalore.

The company recently launched an Android app with which you can share files, pictures and send text messages. Kirusa’s InstaVoice, is also a text and voice messaging app.

In 2007, it raised $10 mn from Helion Ventures and Nexus Captial. In 2001, it had raised its $3 mn from Innovacom and Deutche Bank in its first round of funding.

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