Walmart-owned Flipkart is creating a whopping 70,000 new jobs as it prepares for a surge in online shopping during the busy Indian festive season. The Indian e-comm giant said it’d be hiring delivery partners and in many other roles. Flipkart, Amazon.com, and Reliance’s e-commerce businesses are aggressively vying for a share of the booming online retail market. Flipkart said it would also signup over 50K kiranas, or small grocery stores for last-mile delivery.

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