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Amazon faces backlash in India for selling shoes, rugs with images of Hindu gods

Updated : May 16, 2019 06:02 PM IST

Thousands of Twitter users backed the call for the boycott, with some tagging Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and urging her to take action against the world's biggest online retailer.
The episode is reminiscent of an incident in 2017 when New Delhi took the Seattle, Washington-based company to task after its Canadian website was spotted selling doormats resembling India's flag.
Amazon faces backlash in India for selling shoes, rugs with images of Hindu gods

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