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Zomato enters 17 new cities, eyes 500 towns by Sept

Agency | April 01, 2019 08:15 PM

NEW DELHI: Food ordering app Zomato on Monday announced its expansion in 17 new cities in India, taking the total to 213 cities.

The new cities are Bulandshahr, Shahjahanpur, Solan, Palwal, Rewari, Machilipatnam, Nandyal, Bhimavaram, Ongole, Srikakulam, Kadapa, Kottayam, Kollam, Khanna, Gurdaspur, Ambur and Deoghar.

Zomato has around 1.8 lakh delivery partners in the country.

"Emerging cities are a major growth avenue for us and we expect them to constitute more than 50 per cent of total order volume by the end of the year," said Deepinder Goyal, Founder and CEO, Zomato.

Zomato launched its online ordering and food delivery services in May 2015.

Globally, Zomato works with 1.4 million restaurants across 24 countries and serves more than 65 million users every month.

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