The findings are derived from Swiggy’s order analysis in the past few months across cities that the brand is present in.
Additionally, to cater to a wider audience base, the delivery range for premium restaurant partners has been extended up to 10 kilometres.
If the Swiggy customer is an existing ICICI Bank customer, he or she can instantly start using the wallet.
Food ordering platforms have initiated home delivery of alcohol as part of efforts to prevent overcrowding of people at shops amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The service has gone live in Ranchi and will be launched in other major cities in Jharkhand within a week, Swiggy said in a statement.
Swiggy CEO, Co-Founder, Sriharsha Majety wrote in a blog post addressed to his employees that the decision to trim the company's workforce is easily the hardest decision he had to take.
'The core food delivery business has been severely impacted and will stay impacted over the short term,' said Swiggy.
Jaimini will be joining Pesto Tech, a career accelerator start-up, as their co-founder, Swiggy said in a statement.
Swiggy is delivering at doorsteps Aavin products across eight categories from 21 outlets that are spread across the city, a release said.
Many apartments and gated communities have now decided not to allow delivery personnel into their premises.
The company has partnered with several national brands and retailers such as HUL, P&G, Godrej, Dabur, Marico, Vishal Mega Mart, Cipla and many other city specific stores.
Naveen Sharma, one of the food delivery executives, said, "Demand is very less these days. We are unable to meet our targets in spite of working for 16 to 17 hours a day."
Customers can order groceries by selecting the Genie option in the existing Swiggy app, an official from the firm said adding there is no minimum order limit.
The development comes after the two major players in the online food delivery business in India — Swiggy and Zomato are locked up in an intense battle over market capitalisation.
With the fresh investment, the equity holding of Naspers’ venture capital arm Prosus NV in Swiggy crosses 40%