The upcoming layoffs will also impact Swiggy's quick commerce delivery service Instamart to reduce cash burn.
A Swiggy spokesperson said, “The expansion of The Bowl Company in Delhi/ NCR was an experiment we ran to bring new food experiences to users.
Strike by Swiggy delivery executives rages on as protesters accuse the company of derailing talks, while company officials blame violence for the stalemate
Zomato workers to hold one-day token strike today, Swiggy workers to join them
It was following a complaint filed by Nandhakumar, 21, a resident of Ponnurunni, that the case was registered at Palarivattom Police Station.
The main demand of the workers is to hike the minimum wage from Rs 20 to Rs 35 for every delivery made in a four-square-kilometre radius in Kochi city.
This is the second discussion the labour department is holding within a week.
Officials said that since the issue concerns Kannada, the complaint does not come directly under the department, but it was still taken up as it relates to inconvenience caused to consumers.
The restaurant body has also said that the commissions charged by Zomato and Swiggy from restaurants to the tune of 20% to 30%, which are extremely exorbitant and unviable.
Services of Swiggy have been affected in Chennai for five days as the platform’s delivery agents are protesting against their new pay structure.
Calling the revised payment structure exploitative, Swiggy delivery agents staged a protest here on Tuesday. Services came to standstill as several agents refused to take up orders.
According to Delhi Police, after the incident, the boy and his friend, who is a foreign national allegedly left the car on the spot and fled. The accused is a Class 11 student.
A Swiggy delivery agent was attacked with a knife by a customer who was furious over a delay in his order being delivered.
Bengaluru topped in the list of organic produce buyers with both Bengaluru and Hyderabad cumulatively ordering 290 tons of green chillies in a year.
Over 2 lakh orders for bathroom cleaners, scrub pads, drain cleaners, and more were placed in the past year.
While active members can continue to get their benefits as promised, they will not be able to extend/renew their memberships once their membership tenure expires.
Moonlighting policy allows employees to work second jobs, outside normal business hours of the primary job, under certain conditions.
Sandeep Anirudhan, the founder of Namma Whitefield Federation of Residents and RWAs in the area, said that residents complained about the numerous times they had faced inconvenience.
The food delivery platform’s employees are working out of 487 cities in 27 states and 4 UTs across the country.
Swiggy said it will continue to invest in reimagining employee experience, innovations in work and workplace experience to build a remote-first organisation.