Does online food ordering/delivery work during situations such as the Mumbai Rains where it has literally become difficult for people to even step out of their homes. In this scenario, applications (apps) like Swiggy and Zomato have in fact been working seemingly normally even during heavy rain conditions – to deliver people their favourite food. Netizens have taken note of delivery partners working during heavy rainfall, and tweets in this regard has been going viral on social media.
Does Online Delivery Take Place During Mumbai Rains – Or Any Rains?
Twitterati has been heaping lavish praises and appreciation on online food delivery partners during the ongoing Mumbai rains. Check out some eye-catchy tweets, in this regard, below:
In fact, there has been somebody who even ordered a birthday cake in heavy rainfall, and the delivery partner delivered it actually:
The above tweets indicate that online ordering works even during conditions such as the Mumbai Rains, but it has got something to do with patrons’ attitudes as well. How about preparing own food, and ensuring that at least during flood (heavy rain) conditions there is some respite and avoidance of risk for the delivery partner.
In related aspects, Zomato could be looking at drone deliveries, the app even tested out one such delivery recently. In Mumbai Rains-like conditions, it certainly becomes impossible to fly drones in the sky; in these situations, there could be super hungry customers expecting online food delivery to help them. It becomes interesting to see if the apps take friendly measures to enable human executives to deliver food in extreme conditions.