Just a few months back we informed you about websites like OLX selling domestic animals online. It now seems that the unusual trend is picked up by eCommerce websites like eBay and Amazon as well.
While many ads does clarify that these dung cakes are “used for puja and hawan”, claims like ‘these cow dung cakes are molded by bare hands’ may seem hilarious to many shoppers.
The report claims that the ‘organic cow dung cakes’ are flooding the online marketplace and besides Amazon India and eBay, players like Shopclues are in the market too.
What’s more interesting is the information that you may find in the product description, which says, “Cow Dung Cake is mix of cow dung with hay, flattened out and dried for use.”
In the question-answers section, it has also been explained that it does not require any preservatives and can be stored without preservatives for almost a year.