E-commerce large Amazon on Tuesday moved a civil court docket right here looking for to withdraw its swimsuit in opposition to the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) and its chief Raj Thackeray over the celebration’s agitation for the usage of Marathi.
Advocate Vijay Thakur, showing for MNS chief Akhil Chitre, mentioned the court docket will determine on January 12 whether or not to just accept the applying. Amazon has now included Marathi amongst most well-liked languages on its app and web site so the difficulty now not exists, advocate Thakur mentioned.
Amazon’s legal professionals didn’t reply to cellphone calls or messages.
After the MNS threatened an agitation in opposition to Amazon for not offering the choice of Marathi for utilizing its app and web site and likewise not utilizing the language on its posters, the corporate had moved the court docket.
Amongst different reliefs, it had sought an order restraining MNS staff from getting into its warehouses or
workplaces and threatening or assaulting its workers.
Final month, alleged MNS staff had vandalised Amazon’s warehouses at Marol in Mumbai’s Andheri suburb and in Pune metropolis.
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