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CCI orders probe into deep-discounting by Amazon, Flipkart


Delhi Vyapar Mahasangh alleges there were exclusive arrangements between mobile phone brands and the e-commerce platforms, which provided deep discounts to a select preferred sellers. - Getty Images/iStockphoto

Just days before Amazon’s Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos is expected to arrive in India, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has ordered an investigation into alleged anti-trust law violation by the e-commerce major as also by Flipkart.

This move follows a complaint by the Delhi Vyapar Mahasangh, alleging that the e-commerce companies gave preferential treatment to certain sellers. It is alleged that there were exclusive arrangements between mobile phone brands ...


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