Bhubaneswar: 9/5/20:The Odisha Tourism Development Corporation (OTDC) has tied up with Zomato and Swiggy to supply Odia delicacies at doorsteps for people staying indoors due to COVID-19 lockdown.
The OTDC has signed MoU with both the food delivery services- Zomato and Swiggy in this connection on Friday. Tourism Minister Jyoti Prakash Panigarhi and OTDC Director Srimayee Mishra have formally launched this online catering service.
At the first place, all the four Panthanivas at Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Puri, and Rourkela will provide delicious items online. It has also been decided that delicious cakes specially prepared for ‘Raja’ festival in June will be placed online for the people who prefer to get the items home-delivered.
OTDC Director Srimayee Mishra said other Panthanivas in the state will also be tagged in this online delivery system in phase-wise. She said this is an endeavour to cater to the taste of city people who need hygienic and delicious food