The government launched Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) in 2021. It is a nonprofit organization whose motive is to support startups and small businesses by giving access to world-class technology like Amazon and Walmart. The non-profit company’s network currently displays products and services from all participating e-commerce platforms in search results. It has expanded its operation into 236 cities in the country while adding more than 36,000 merchants.
It is being popular among people for a few days by providing food online at a cheaper price than Zomato and Swiggy. Experts are assuming that it is gonna do the same with online shopping which UPI did with online payment methods. It is being said that a new player has come to remove the monopoly of Zomato and swiggy.
People are ordering food from it to have a different experience. Some people agree that this is good enough to compete but others are highlighting the flaws of the app. Here are some posts that are enough to know the people’s reactions on ONDC.