Phones, watches, cameras: Diwali gift shopping is back with a bang

Two years of pandemic gloom appear over as e-commerce websites and malls report people splurging and bring them business

Websites, shops and malls are reporting a surge in Diwali gift shopping. (Stock photo)
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Websites, shops and malls are reporting a surge in Diwali gift shopping. (Stock photo)

Namrata Kohli New Delhi
Archana Dhole’s plan for Diwali gifts is made: she will give plants to her friends and relatives. “No point giving sweets which are a repetition and also make people add on body weight,” said Dhole, a 52-year-old Mumbai resident. Last year, she had gifted air fryers to her closest friends.

Sitting at home, you can buy a range of gifts from Myntra, Flipkart, Amazon India and other portals offering discounts and offers. “The Amazon Great Indian Festival kicked off to an exciting start with a great response from customers and seller partners. It is encouraging to witness small and medium

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First Published: Oct 21 2022 | 7:46 PM IST

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