Zomato and Swiggy users are reporting that they are not able to place orders on the applications. Many users have reported a server error on their end leading to failed orders. The food-delivery applications Zomato and Swiggy are two of the leading food-delivery services. Downdetector.com has also shown a major spike in reports of outages.
There were over 700 reports of outages by Swiggy users at around 2 PM. The reports of outages are still pouring in. All metro cities are the hotspot of the outage according to downdetector. The outage has affected users in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bengaluru, and Hyderabad. Reports are also pouring in from other smaller cities.
Zomato users have also shared over 3000 reports of an outage at roughly around the same time as Swiggy. However, the reports are gradually dropping. The same cities are reporting the maximum number of instances of an outage. The reason for the outage is not clear yet. Zomato and Swiggy may respond with a statement soon.
At the time of writing this article, Zomato app is not accepting orders. The moment you open the Zomato application, the app says, “We’re currently not accepting orders online. We’ll be back soon.”
@zomato is the portal down? When is it expected to be back??
— Vin Gour (@vgour) April 6, 2022
Itni anxiety Instagram/Facebook down hone pe nai hui thi. #ZomatoDown @zomato @deepigoyal pic.twitter.com/gAmFBCSkxa
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