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In Pics: From biryani to fried rice -- what Indians ordered on Swiggy in 2020

Updated : December 23, 2020 04:31 PM IST

A biryani was ordered more than once every second this year by Indian customers making it the most popular dish on Swiggy. According to the data from the fifth edition of Swiggy's annual 'StatEATstics' analysis, the demand for online food increased despite the implementation of ‘Work From Home’ directive across the country following the spread of coronavirus pandemic. "While we delivered 5 times as many orders to 'Home' addresses compared to 'Work' addresses between January and March, that number rose to 9 times as many Home orders vs. Work orders in April and May," the report mentioned. Here are the most ordered dishes of 2020:

A biryani was ordered more than once every second this year by Indian customers making it the most popular dish on Swiggy. According to the data from the fifth edition of Swiggy's annual 'StatEATstics' analysis, the demand for online food increased despite the implementation of ‘Work From Home’ directive across the country following the spread of coronavirus pandemic.
A biryani was ordered more than once every second this year by Indian customers making it the most popular dish on Swiggy. According to the data from the fifth edition of Swiggy's annual 'StatEATstics' analysis, the demand for online food increased despite the implementation of ‘Work From Home’ directive across the country following the spread of coronavirus pandemic. "While we delivered 5 times as many orders to 'Home' addresses compared to 'Work' addresses between January and March, that number rose to 9 times as many Home orders vs. Work orders in April and May," the report mentioned. Here are the most ordered dishes of 2020: (Pic Source: Triple Pundit)
1# Chicken biryani:  The chicken biryani reaffirmed its place as India's favourite dish. For every veg biryani, there were six chicken biryani orders. Over 3 lakh new users made their Swiggy debut by ordering in a chicken biryani, according to the data from fifth edition of Swingy's annual 'StatEATstics' analysis. (Text: IANS/ Image:  Shyamveer.singh1982, Wikimedia Commons)
1# Chicken biryani:  The chicken biryani reaffirmed its place as India's favourite dish. For every veg biryani, there were six chicken biryani orders. Over 3 lakh new users made their Swiggy debut by ordering in a chicken biryani, according to the data from fifth edition of Swingy's annual 'StatEATstics' analysis. (Text: IANS/ Image:  Shyamveer.singh1982, Wikimedia Commons)
2# Masala dosa: The popular South Indian dish believed to have originated in the Tulu region of Karnataka is one of the most recognizable Indian dish across the globe.  (Image: REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas)
2# Masala dosa: The popular South Indian dish believed to have originated in the Tulu region of Karnataka is one of the most recognizable Indian dish across the globe.  (Image: REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas)
3# Paneer butter masala: The vegetarian desi dish that consists of marinated paneer cheese served in a spiced gravy has fans across the country.(Image: Ajay Amirth, Wikimedia Commons)
3# Paneer butter masala: The vegetarian desi dish that consists of marinated paneer cheese served in a spiced gravy has fans across the country.(Image: Ajay Amirth, Wikimedia Commons)
4# Chicken fried rice: Believed to have originated in China, the dish of stir-fried rice that has been mixed with other ingredients such as eggs, vegetables, and chicken is popular across India.(Image: Poorna Shaji, Wikimedia Commons)
4# Chicken fried rice: Believed to have originated in China, the dish of stir-fried rice that has been mixed with other ingredients such as eggs, vegetables, and chicken is popular across India.(Image: Poorna Shaji, Wikimedia Commons)
5# Mutton biriyani: The original biriyani variant, though outmatched by its humbler chicken-based cousin is still in the top five.(Image: Agnivajgec, Wikimedia Commons)
5# Mutton biriyani: The original biriyani variant, though outmatched by its humbler chicken-based cousin is still in the top five.(Image: Agnivajgec, Wikimedia Commons)
Published : December 23, 2020 04:31 PM IST
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