COVID-19 second wave has hit India and how. Coronavirus cases are rising at a massive scale in the country. Amid the rising cases of COVID-19 across the country, e-commerce giant Amazon has announced to deliver only essential goods in India, just like last year when the pandemic broke out in the world.
The Amazon website or Amazon.in clearly shows a big banner that states “delivering essential only”. In an official statement the e-commerce giant notes, “In light of the latest government guidelines, we are taking orders of essentials products only. Delivering may take longer than normal.”
The essential products include: “Handwash, Sanitizers & Disinfectants, Grocery Essentials, Grooming Essentials, Skin & Hair Care Essentials, Pet essentials- food, supplements & more, Food & grocery essentials, Personal care, grooming & hygiene, Health & fitness essentials, Baby care & Pet supplies, and Cleaning & household supplies.”
How tech giants are helping India
Tech giants starting from Apple, Google, Xiaomi, Vivo and Oppo have come forward in support of India amid the COVID-19 second wave. While some companies have announced donation, others are giving away masks and other essential medical products.
Take a look at how tech giants are supporting India to fight the COVID second wave: