The world-famous company Walmart India has opened its first outlet in Wizag which is its first cash and carry store in India.
The store in located at Gajuwaka near Autonagar Arch. The launch took place in the presence of Nara Lokesh, the IT minister of Andhra Pradesh.
The IT minister, Nara Lokesh took to his Twitter handle to share the news of the launch of the store in Wizag.
Delighted to inaugurate Walmart India’s sustainable store in Vizag, which is their 23rd in India. The store will create direct/indirect employment for 2000 local youth and boost the regional farming economy since vegetables will be sourced directly from farmers. pic.twitter.com/NoAfsBKcsz
— Lokesh Nara (@naralokesh) October 31, 2018
Krish Iyer, the CEO of Walmart India also congratulated the company and team for the successful launch of the store.
Hearty Congratulations from @walmartindia to @PMOIndia @FinMinIndia @CimGOI @DIPPGOI @investindia @NITIAayog and all State Governments for the intense focus on Ease of Doing Business & significant improvement in ranking. pic.twitter.com/qfYyoNKGBH
— Krish Iyer (@iyerkrish) November 1, 2018
(With inputs from ANI)