Yamaha halts manufacturing operations due to COVID

Yamaha halts manufacturing operations due to COVID

Agency News

Chennai, Mar 23: India Yamaha Motor (IYM) Private Limited today said it would be suspending its manufacturing operations at its Plants in Chennai (Tamil Nadu), Surajpur (Uttar Pradesh) and Faridabad (Haryana) till March 31 due to prevent spread of coronavirus.

The operations at the Surajpur plant in Uttar Pradesh and Faridabad Plant in Haryana has been suspended from today, while the Chennai plant operations will be suspended from tomorrow, a company statement said. The employees working at the Head Office and Area Offices have been provided with the option to Work from Home till March 31.

Yamaha is fully committed to the health protocols in the wake of the COVID-19 threat and would completely abide by the government order during the said period and will wait for further notifications from the respective State Governments to resume plant operations at all the three locations. (UNI)