Zomato receives 4000 orders per minute on New Year Eve

Online food ordering platform Zomato set a record of 4000 orders per minute on the occasion of New Year’s Eve. This was the highest rate of orders the delivery app has seen in history. India was imposed under night curfew on New Year’s Eve and this saw people relentlessly ordering food online. Zomato founder and CEO Deepinder Goyal live-tweeted interesting stats which showed rise in order value and the tension which gripped his tech team. He added that people from the UAE, Lebanon, Turkey were placing orders for people in India.