In India, donation based crowdfunding is where individuals donate money to a charity or a cause without expecting anything against the contribution. The donators are just happy for having contributed towards something they defend as being worthwhile.
Indian donation based crowdfunding includes contributions mainly towards a charitable cause on philanthropic basis. People donating for a good cause feel they have fulfilled their objectives in terms of social value.
In India, equity crowdfunding platforms are becoming more popular as more and more charities are looking to crowdfunding to capture a broader audience which can be interested in supporting social projects.