Food delivery platform Swiggy Thursday said it has launched services in eight new cities as it strengthens presence across the country. Also Read - Flipkart to acquire Rs 1,500 crore worth stake in Aditya Birla Group's Fashion retail
The new cities are Dehradun, Puducherry, Mysore, Vijayawada, Nashik, Guwahati, Kanpur and Ludhiana, Swiggy said in a statement. Also Read - Micromax's comeback 'IN' series launch confirmed for November 3: What you need to know
The company has partnered with over 1,200 restaurants in these cities, it added. Also Read - LG Wing set to launch in India on October 28: All you need to know
Commenting on the development, Swiggy COO Vivek Sunder said, “Expanding to these eight new markets is very important to us”.
Over the years, Swiggy has played an instrumental role in making food ordering and delivery more accessible, reliable and convenient for consumers across the country, he added.
Founded in 2014, Swiggy is an online platform with over 40,000 restaurant partners spread across 27 cities.
This is published unedited from the PTI feed.