A sale of yard sale outlets has been launched in India.

The online portal has partnered with the government to facilitate the sale of a range of merchandise through its platform.

A selection of goods ranging from household goods to furniture, accessories and foodstuffs will be offered at the sale at retail outlets across the country.

The government is also partnering with the retailer to set up an online platform to sell products in the country from April 2018.

The portal is set to launch in Mumbai by May 2020.