This week, the government finally announced the names of the four people who will be ambassadors for the Digital India campaign. These included Ankit Fadia, Krati Tiwari, Satwat Jagwani and Pranav Mistry. The four will be responsible for creating mass awareness about the program.
Let’s Have A Look At The Important Developments Of The Week:
FreeCharge Wallet Crosses 1 Mn Users Within A Week Of Customer Rollout
The milestone reached by FreeCharge is not just fastest for wallets, but for any digital product.
Quikr Launches QuikrJobs
The new vertical of Quikr will caters to the blue-collar and entry level white-collar job seekers. With QuikrJobs the company aims at bridging the gap between job seekers and recruiters in India.
Goibibo Ventures Into Budget Accommodation Space
Goibibo launched GoStays, a budget accommodation marketplace. It aims to partner with the property owners to deliver a consistent experience.
Shopo Launches Peer To Peer Chat & Vernacular Content
Shopo’s peer to peer (P2P) chat feature allows buyers on Shopo to chat and exchange views, product images with their social groups and friend lists for quick shopping. Besides, Shopo is also piloting its vernacular content in Hindi.
Maharashtra Govt Proposes To Bring Cab Aggregators Under Motor Vehicles Act
In a bid to create a level playing field for black and-yellow taxis, fleet taxis and aggregator cabs, the Maharashtra state government proposed that online cab aggregators should be brought under the ambit of the Motor Vehicles Act.