Business Coronavirus: Online shopping to be hit as ecommerce firms scale back operations Updated : March 24, 2020 08:12 PM IST Several ecommerce companies are suspending deliveries due to increasing pressure on-ground from police and local authorities amid prohibitory orders related to coronavirus. This, despite the central government reiterating to states that ecommerce operations should be exempted form prohibitory orders. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.