‘E-pharmacies set to tap 70 mn houses by FY25’
E-pharmacies have returned to favour with the government amid the covid-19 lockdown. Under this e-commerce firms delivering medicines became an essential service
The sector saw approximately $700 million investments flowing in during 2020
NEW DELHI: The online pharmacies are likely to reach 1.4 times in household penetration levels of its pre-covid-19 estimates by 2025 owing to covid-19 pandemic, a white paper by FICCI said. These firms faced major resistance from the government about a year ago, including a complete ban.