Clensta was founded in 2016 by Puneet Gupta. The company is a IIT Delhi shareholding company. Clensta is situated at the Biotechnology Facility in the institute. In 2018 company received funds from DST.The idea commenced when Gupta worked in close assistance with a defense start-up where he came across the concern for soldier's personal hygiene & patient’s hygiene to be maintained in severe circumstances. The concept has defined an approach to bathing as it eliminates the rinsing element from water while ensuring complete hygiene.The company has raised an undisclosed amount from Indian Angel Network and other investors. In July, 2019 the company was supported under the Biotechnology Ignition Grant Scheme (BIG), a flagship programme of BIRAC.
Top 10 Winners at Level NXT Awards by FICCI & CNBC
2017, 3rd Cohort of World Startup Factory's impact accelerator
Best Healthcare Startup Awards 2018 by British High Commission
SME and Start-up of the Year Awards 2018 at ET Leaders of Tomorrow Conclave and Awards