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India’s Snapdeal to hire 500 in 6 months, keen on acquisitions

India’s e-commerce major Snapdeal plans to increase its headcount over the next six months by adding 500 people.

Snapdeal, which claims to have over 15 million users, employs about 1,000 people at present.

"We have seen 80-90 percent growth in traffic month on month over the last three quarters. We have been gradually increasing the pace of hiring and over the next six months, we will add about 500 people," Snapdeal chief executive director Kunal Behl told PTI.