Sushma Swaraj Asks Amazon To Apologise For Selling Tricolor Doormats

On Wednesday, Sushma Swaraj, in a series of tweets lashed out to the e-retailer and asked them to withdraw the products. Amazon Canada, was selling Indian Flag Doormats and when it came to the notice of the minister, she asked Amazon to remove all the products.

Amazon Tricolor Doormat
Amazon Tricolor Doormat

She also said-

Later, after the protests, the products were removed from the site.

“The item is no longer available for sale on the site,” a spokeswoman for Amazon said in an email.

Amazon’s portal in Canada sells doormats fashioned around other national flags, but under Indian law, any desecration of its flag is punishable by fines and imprisonment.

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