- Dead rat found in a packet of dal sold by BigBasket.
- She has filed a complaint with the Madhapur police station.
A video and images circulating online showing a dead rat in a packet of dal that was bought by a woman in Hyderabad has shocked online buyers.
We will escalate this to concern team and necessary action will be taken regarding this.— bigbasket (@bigbasket_com) August 9, 2017
The video and pictures floating online show a dead, decomposing rat in a packet of dal sold by BigBasket, a renowned online seller. The dal packet carries the e-commerce company's branding too.
We will ensure such incident will not be repeated again. thanks for cooperating with us.— bigbasket (@bigbasket_com) August 9, 2017
According to TheNewsMinute, Sumana Paramata of Madhapur had ordered dal from BigBasket on August 6. She received the packed the next day with a stinky, decomposing rat. The report adds that she has filed a complaint with the Madhapur police station. Furthermore, she was also contacted by Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) officials.
Meanwhile, BigBasket has acknowledged the issue and apologised.
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 6:31 PM IST