Online shopping has seen changes in all these years and the e-commerce industry has become competitive. And to keep up with the competition website sometimes come up with bizarre pricing. One such incident came to light where a ‘natural’ coconut shell has been sold at Rs 1,365.
The ‘natural coconut shell cup’ is being sold by Amazon India for Rs 1,365. That’s not all, they have also issued a warning that because the shell is natural it might have cracks and dents. ‘This is an actual, real, coconut. The seller, Century Novelty in the description wrote, “This is an actual, real, coconut. Therefore, it may have cracks, dents and imperfections. Coconut cups are a must have Hawaiian accessory for tropical theme events like Hawaiian Luaus, corporate parties, weddings, and more.”
Many people who are used to buying coconuts for Rs 20 and then throwing the shells away. This left Twitterati shell-shocked and didn’t know if they should laugh at it or cry. Here’s what Twitter said about it-