Food delivery major Zomato has launched a new fund to support its driver-partners many of whom are not able to earn an income due to the ongoing lockdown. For the fund, Zomato is planning to raise INR 10 Cr to help more than 100K partners, in addition to its other relief measures for affected partners and vendors.
In a blog post, Zomato said that the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has affected the daily income of over 100K riders in around 350 cities across the country. As most of these delivery partners work on contractual bases, they depend on daily wages to earn a living.
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