PM Street Vendor’s AtmaNirbhar Nidhi: Centre, Zomato pact on home delivery of street food

Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has joined hands with Zomato for home delivery of street food in six cities. As a part of Prime Minister Street Vendor’s AtmaNibhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi) Scheme, the MoHUA entered into an agreement (MoU) with Zomato, to bring street food vendors on its food-tech platform. As per the MoHUA, this will give street food vendors online access to thousands of consumers and help these vendors grow their businesses.

In a statement, MoHUA said that initially MoHUA and Zomato will run a pilot program by on-boarding 300 vendors across six cities namely – Bhopal, Ludhiana, Nagpur, Patna, Raipur, Vadodara.

 “The street vendors will be helped with PAN and fssai registration, training on technology/ partner app usage, menu digitization and pricing, hygiene and packaging best practices. Upon the successful completion of the pilot, MoHUA and Zomato plan to expand this initiative across the country in … Read More

Zomato sign MoU to take street food vendors’ businesses online



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PM SVANidhi scheme: Zomato sign MoU to take street food vendors’ businesses online

Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Zomato for empowering street food vendors with new digital technology and to provide greater income-earning opportunities on the food delivery platform.

As part of Prime Minister Street Vendor’s AtmaNibhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi) Scheme, MoHUA and Zomato will work together to onboard street food vendors on Zomato’s food-tech platform, a ministry statement explained.

This agreement will give street vendors access to thousands of customers and would thus help them in growing their business. MoHUA has also introduced ‘PMSVANidhi se Samriddhi’

mobile app for socio-economic profiling of the scheme’s beneficiaries and their families. This app will link beneficiaries to various other central government schemes.

As part of the MoU, MoHUA and Zomato will operate a pilot programme with 300 vendors

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Hong Kong TEST KITCHEN Street Food Menu

Prior to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Hong Kong‘s TEST KITCHEN, the brainchild of Vincent Mui, was responsible for hosting over 100 pop-ups with different chefs from all over the world. The concept was a chance to show the local culinary scene snapshots of the diverse flavors from all over the globe while showcasing the talents of up-and-coming, critically acclaimed, and even Michelin Star chefs.

With air travel shuttered, the team at TEST KITCHEN has now resorted to a new way of displaying its love for food — now with a more localized approach with a grab-and-go menu. This “street-food-meets-fast-casual” concept strays from TEST KITCHEN’s customary 8-course tasting menus with wine pairing, and now elects for more approachable and casual food that can be ordered for takeout.

While the dining experience has been simplified, the preparation and ingredient sourcing remains very TEST KITCHEN. Giving an example of things to come was

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Zomato, Govt Join Hands For Home Delivery of Street Food in 6 Cities



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New Delhi: Now people in some cities across the country will be able to get street food at their door-step, thanks to the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) for taking such initiative along with food delivery start-up Zomato. As per updates, the Ministry has joined hands with Zomato for home delivery of street food in six cities.

As a part of Prime Minister Street Vendor’s Atmanibhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi) Scheme, the MoHUA entered into MoU with Zomato, to bring street food vendors on its food-tech platform.

Issuing a statement, the MoHUA said that initially MoHUA and Zomato will run a pilot program by on-boarding 300 vendors across six cities namely – Bhopal, Ludhiana, Nagpur, Patna, Raipur, Vadodara.

“The street vendors will be helped with PAN and fssai registration, training on technology/ partner app usage, menu digitization and pricing, hygiene and packaging

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