Govt Issues Notice To Amazon, Flipkart Over Country Of Origin Tag
The MCA had added that action will be initiated against Amazon and Flipkart, if they failed to provide details on the delay. On Friday (October 16) the MCA had asked why Flipkart and Amazon has written to ecommerce majors Flipkart and Amazon asking them why rules under Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011 havenâ€™t been followed yet. The ministry has given the respective ecommerce firms 15 days to provide these details, along with an explanation. Recently, a DPIIT official had said that the government had directed ecommerce firms to comply with this requirement by September 30. Ecommerce firms such as Flipkart wrote to the government that they will need at least six months to finish the process.