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Two recent movies bring out the less savoury aspects of the worklife of delivery boys

food delivery,food aggregators,food service

Chintan Girish Modi
If you live in urban India, it might be hard to imagine a day without food delivery workers making life a little easier for people who are too tired to cook, or pressed for time, or simply without a clue about how to prepare a meal. No wonder, then, that thoughtful and entertaining stories centred around the lives of food delivery workers are now being told through cinema.

Kapil Sharma, who first shot to fame as a comedian on television, plays a food delivery worker named Manas in the Hindi film Zwigato. It got a theatrical release in India last week
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First Published: Mar 24 2023 | 10:04 PM IST

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