According to a survey by community social media platform LocalCircles, online shopping has become mainstream in the country in the last 12 months. 49% of consumers are shopping online. The opinion of 82,000 consumers in 394 districts of the country has been included in the survey. Of these, 62 percent are men and the rest are women.
Competitive prices offered on online platforms
The survey said that a large number of consumers today are using this channel for shopping as they believe that it is a safe and convenient way. Competitive prices are offered on the online platform.
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In the survey, the views of consumers were also taken on the sale of e-commerce companies. 72 percent of the consumers said that they do not want the government to prohibit or interfere in any way on discounts or sales etc. given on e-commerce platforms.
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cheap online sales
People surveyed said that buying online sales is cheap and gives them an opportunity to save. This is very important in such difficult times. The government has proposed to amend the Consumer Protection (E-Commerce) Rules, 2020. It is believed that these amendments may curb the discounts or sales of online sites.
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