Amazon, Flipkart can’t Deliver Mobile Phones, TVs During Lockdown: Everything You Need to Know

The government had given a nod to e-commerce websites like Amazon, Flipkart to operate fully and deliver all essential and non-essential items to the customers during the lockdown.

A day after the administration reported that the online business stages can convey trivial merchandise from April 20, updated rules by the legislature said that it can’t. Prior, the administration had given a gesture to internet business sites like Amazon, Flipkart to work completely and convey all fundamental and unimportant things to the clients during the lockdown. In any case, another arrangement of rules by the MHA expressed that the conveyance of superfluous merchandise to stay denied during the lockdown.

As of now, web based business stages like Amazon and Flipkart are just conveying basic things like basic food item and clinical things including hand sanitizers and veils.

“CAIT wrecked an evil arrangement of online business organizations to exchange trivial items. Tolerating the complaint of CAIT, the MHA rejected the authorization allowed before and now online business can just exchange basic items,” Praveen Khandelwal, Secretary-General Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) told ANI.

There is still a ton of disarray about which items fall under the basic and insignificant classifications yet the ongoing request by the administration obviously expresses that clients won’t have the option to purchase things like mobiles, TVs coolers, climate control systems in any event till May 3.

The online business stages like Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm, Snapdeal among others had declared that they would begin conveying trivial products from April 20 however now in consistence with the administration’s new request, they have stopped the conveyance of superfluous things.

“Security of individual Indians is of most extreme significance to us and thusly we bolster the administration’s choice in soul to constraining eCommerce activities to fundamentals. Notwithstanding, we accept that the ambit of fundamental merchandise ought to be expanded. India is for the most part telecommuting right now yet many are thinking that its troublesome as they are coming up short on specific things important to viably work under lockdown. Workstations, cell phones, and embellishments, PC equipment, webcams, every one of these things ought to be permitted to be a piece of fundamental merchandise. In the event that the lockdown proceeds, absence of legitimate specialized help would upset the productivity of workers which thus would influence an organization’s tasks, “Srinivas Mothey, Senior Vice President, Paytm Mall said in an announcement.

Snapdeal too said that concerning the most recent rules by MHA on conveyance of superfluous items by internet business organizations, they will “keep on working in complete consistence with the rules gave by the legislature in such manner.”