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Zomato launches food delivery business in 200+ cities
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Zomato launches food delivery business in 200+ cities

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New Delhi, Apr 1: Zomato expands its online ordering and food delivery services to 200+ cities in India, a statement here said on Monday.The platform has launched its services in 17 other cities, bringing the total to 213 cities in India.The newly launched cities include--Bulandshahr and Shahjahanpur in Uttar Pradesh, Solan in Himachal Pradesh, Palwal and Rewari in Haryana.Also, Machilipatnam, Nandyal, Bhimavaram, Ongole, Srikakulam and Kadapa in Andhra Pradesh, Kottayam and Kollam in Kerala, Khanna and Gurdaspur in Punjab, Ambur in Tamil Nadu and Deoghar in Jharkhand.

It currently lists over one lakh restaurants and has a last mile delivery fleet of 1.8 lakh partners."With 1.8 lakh delivery partners, we are creating jobs and skill-building opportunities for many in India. We are developing Zomato Kitchen hubs in smaller cities in India to drive growth for our restaurant partners. Through our partnership with Feeding India, we have started routing excess food from restaurants to undernourished segments of our society," said Zomato founder and CEO Deepinder Goyal.

“The support we have garnered from both users and restaurants has exceeded our expectations. We are focused on serving every last customer and have been adding almost one city to our portfolio every day since December 2018. Our next target is to deliver food across 500 cities in India by the end of September 2019,” added Mohit Gupta, CEO - Food Delivery, Zomato. (UNI)