COVID threat: TVS Motor halts manufacturing operations

COVID threat: TVS Motor halts manufacturing operations

Agency News

Chennai, Mar 23: Two and three-wheeler makers TVS Motor Company today decided to halt all its manufacturing operations at its plants in India and Indonesia till further notice to tackle the spread of coronavirus. All relevant employees have already been provided with Work from Home facility, a company release said.

''The well-being of the employees is paramount for the company. The immediate focus is to ensure the safety of employees, their families and the extended enterprise including suppliers, dealers and our customers'', it said. The company has assured that it will protect jobs and salaries in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. It also assured that they would work closely with their dealers and suppliers and extend all support to them in the face of this unexpected difficulty.

Meanwhile, the company has urged employees to adhere to the measures and they have been assured of complete support as they transition to new workplace arrangements in this unprecedented time. The company is continuously reviewing the situation to ensure safety and well-being of the community. (UNI)