• Thu. Jul 18th, 2024

Zomato Requests Customers To Avoid Ordering During Peak Afternoon Hours

Zomato Requests Customers To Avoid Ordering During Peak Afternoon HoursZomato Requests Customers To Avoid Ordering During Peak Afternoon Hours

New Delhi: Amid the extreme heatwave in the country, online food delivery platform Zomato on Sunday requested customers to avoid ordering during peak afternoon hours unless it is necessary.

“Please avoid ordering during peak afternoon unless necessary,” Zomato wrote on X. Due to scorching heat, some states have recorded higher temperatures than in previous years, leading to problems like heatstroke.

Heatstroke-related deaths have also been reported in Bihar, Rajasthan, and Jharkhand, as well as in Delhi.

Advertisements

Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a meeting to review the situation of the ongoing heatwave in the country and the preparedness for the onset of monsoon.

The PM was briefed that as per IMD forecasts, the heatwave is likely to continue in parts of Rajasthan, Gujarat, and Madhya Pradesh.

PM Modi has instructed that proper drills for preventing and handling incidents of fire must be done regularly.

Advertisements

Meanwhile, Zomato’s co-founder and CEO, Deepinder Goyal has unveiled India’s first crowd-supported weather infrastructure, providing localized, real-time information on key weather parameters such as temperature, humidity, wind speed, rainfall, and more. Called weatherunion.com, it is a proprietary network of over 650 on-ground weather stations.

It is currently available across 45 cities, and the company said that it will be expanding this in other cities very soon.

The company has also opened up free access to this network (through an Application Programming Interface) to all institutions and companies in the country.

Advertisements


Next Story:

  • 20-Year Jail To A Man For Raping Minor In Sangareddy

    20-Year Jail To A Man For Raping Minor In Sangareddy

    The Sangareddy POCSO court on Monday convicted a man in a minor rape case and sentenced him to 20 years of imprisonment. A fine of Rs 20,000 was also imposed on Itikyala Naveen (30), a resident of Alwyn Colony in Patancheru town.


  • Hyderabad Police Arrested A Drug Selling Gang

    Hyderabad Police Arrested A Drug Selling Gang

    Hyderabad Police have arrested a drug-selling gang. A huge quantity of drugs was seized in Rajendranagar police station.


  • IMD Warns Heavy To Very Heavy Rains In Telangana

    IMD Warns Heavy To Very Heavy Rains In Telangana

    IMD Hyderabad issued a warning that heavy to very heavy rains across multiple regions of Telangana State, including Hyderabad and the neighboring districts, will occur in the coming 24 hours.


  • Full State Budget 2024-25 Likely To Be Launched On July 25 Or 27

    Full State Budget 2024-25 Likely To Be Launched On July 25 Or 27

    A full state budget for 2024-25 is being prepared for the current financial year. It is likely to be introduced in the Legislative Assembly on July 25 or 27.


  • No Change In Group-1 Exam Schedule: CM Revanth

    No Change In Group-1 Exam Schedule: CM Revanth

    Despite demands from aspirants that the selection of candidates for Group-1 mains examinations should be in 1:100 ratio, instead of 1:50 ratio, Chief Minister Revanth Reddy has made it clear that the State government will conduct the Group-1 exam as per the schedule and there will be no changes in the current notification.


Now you can get the latest stories from Hydnow every day. Click the link to subscribe. Click to follow Hydnow’s Facebook page and Twitter and Instagram

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *