Rich Pharmaceuticals Provides Financing Update

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rich Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB:RCHA) ("Rich" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the completion of additional financing of approximately $400,000 to fund the continued growth of the Company.

The proceeds from the financings will be used by the Company to commence manufacturing the drug, to engage a Contract Research Organization (CRO) to assist the Company with the preparation and filing of an IND (investigation new drug) submission to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and for legal, patent and administrative related expenses. The Company has raised $310,000 in 2014 through the sale of stock and warrants to three accredited investors, and the Company has also raised $90,500 through the issuance of convertible promissory notes.

"We continue to move forward to advance the development of our leading compound for the treatment of Acute Myelocytic Leukemia," said Ben Chang, Chief Executive Officer of the Company.

About Rich Pharmaceuticals:

Rich Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB:RCHA) is a Biopharmaceutical Company developing a treatment for Acute Myelocytic Leukemia (AML)/white blood cell elevation and other blood related diseases. Rich Pharmaceuticals' goal is to extend refractory patients life expectancy and increase quality of life. Rich Pharmaceuticals' primary development stage product candidate which is being designed to treat blood and cancer related diseases through none evasive outpatient facilities. Find out more at www.richpharmaceuticals.com.

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CONTACT: Ben Chang, CEO 9595 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 900 Beverly Hills, CA 90212 424-230-7001 EXT 105Source:Rich Pharmaceuticals, Inc.