July 1, 2020: Alibaba acquiring Daraz made headlines in 2018. At a time when online shopping in Nepal was still considered to be in its infancy, the entry of Daraz grabbed the attention of every business house. Since then, Daraz online shopping has contributed a good deal to boost the e-commerce industry in Nepal.
Now, eSewa users can order online from Daraz browsing through their wide catalog and pay online using eSewa. This tie-up will enhance Daraz shopping experience for customers by making the check-out process easier and hassle-free through digital payments.
Excited with this partnership, Lino Ahlering – Managing Director of Daraz Nepal says,
"eSewa is the leading digital wallet with a massive user base in Nepal and we are very excited to finally integrate eSewa into our Daraz shopping platform and give our customers even more payment convenience. We see great synergies between both companies and we are confident this will add to a smoother shopping experience for both Daraz and eSewa users going forward."
This service is especially beneficial for our users at this time of COVID-19 pandemic when going outside our home is a risk in itself. This tie-up is excepted to contribute towards the digitization of the Nepalese economy as mentioned as one of the major focuses of the Government for 2077/78.
How to order online from Daraz and pay using eSewa?
Step 1: While ordering online from Daraz, add your products to the cart and proceed to Check Out.
Step 2: At the Check-out, select Home Delivery and tap on Proceed to Pay.
Step 3: Select eSewa Mobile Wallet.
Step 4: Ensure that you have sufficient balance in your eSewa account and tap on Pay Now. If you don’t have enough balance in your ID, eSewa option will fade out.
Step 5: Enter your eSewa ID and Password.
Note: OTP code will be sent to your mobile number via SMS.
Step 6: After reading the terms and conditions carefully, click on “I have read and agree to the terms & conditions mentioned above”, enter the OTP code, and tap on Confirm Code.
Note: You can unlink your eSewa ID from Daraz at any time.
Step 7: Tap on Pay Now. Again, an OTP code will be sent to your mobile number via SMS.
Step 8: Enter the 6 digit code and complete the payment process.
How to unlink your eSewa account from Daraz?
Step 1: Open your Daraz app.
Step 2: Tap on Account.
Step 3: Tap on the Payment Options icon.
Step 4: Tap on the trash icon located beside your eSewa ID and complete the unlinking process.