E-commerce giants in India Flipkart, Myntra a subsidiary of Flipkart has temporarily suspended all its services in India after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for complete lockdown in India.
Flipkart displayed a message on its home page saying We are temporarily suspending our services. Your needs have always been our priority, and our promise is that we will be back to serve you, as soon as possible. These are difficult times, times like no other. Never before, have communities stayed apart to stay safe!. Also, Flipkart marked all products as out of stock.
At the same time amazon also displayed a similar message during this lockdown in India. in a blogpost amazon wrote, we are temporarily prioritizing our available fulfilment and logistics capacity to serve products that are currently critical for our customers such as Household Staples, Packaged Food, Health Care, Hygiene, Personal safety and other high priority products. This also means that we have to temporarily stop taking orders and disable shipments for lower-priority products.