Manesar Plant

  • Man arrested in connection with Maruti executive's killing 27-07-2013 05:11 AM

    A man, allegedly involved in the murder of a senior executive of carmaker Maruti's Manesar plant in Gurgaon in July 2012, has been arrested, police said on Friday. According to police, Pradeep Gurjar, against whom a case relating to the incident is pending in Manesar, was arrested from Kela godown...
  • Manesar: Maruti's sacked workers to hold protest today 18-07-2013 08:07 AM

    Gurgaon: Nearly 250 workers, who were terminetd from Maruti Suzuki's Manesar facility on July 18, 2012, are likely to stage protest in collaboration with local trade union bodies. The protesters would demand the release of their jailed colleagues. Violence had erupted on July 18 last year after a suspended Maruti...
  • Maruti cuts diesel engine production by one-third: sources 08-07-2013 04:20 PM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki has shut its third shift (Shift C) at its engine plant in Manesar due to low demand. It has cut its production to align with the demand. Maruti has now cut its diesel engine production by one-third, according to sources. With the third shift shutting down,...
  • Manesar plant to reach full capacity in 2-3 days 16-10-2012 06:50 PM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday said it expects the Manesar plant to reach to full production within next 2-3 days with the commencement of second shift operations. The company will also increase the workers strength at the plant by around 700 people to 4,500 employees by December. Besides,...
  • Maruti yet to receive SIT report on Manesar violence 16-10-2012 01:35 PM

    New Delhi: Hours after the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the violence at the Manesar plant of Maruti Suzuki said that the violence was not triggered from outside, the automobile major denied having receiving any such detail or report from the Gurgaon police. When asked about the SIT report, the...
  • Maruti violence a result of management-workers issues: SIT 16-10-2012 08:28 AM

    New Delhi: The Special Investigation Team probing the violence that occurred at the Maruti plant in Manesar on July 18, 2012, has said that the violence was not instigated from outside. The SIT report says the violence resulted from internal issues between the company management and workers. The Haryana police...
  • Maruti hopes full production capacity by Sep-end 05-09-2012 01:32 PM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Wednesday said it expects to have full employee strength at its troubled Manesar plant by the end of September with the completion of fresh recruitments. "The regularisation of contract workers and new recruitments are going on and this will be over in the...
  • A guide to the perplexed at Maruti Suzuki

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    Maruti Suzuki chairman RC Bhargava was perplexed at the company's shareholders' meeting on 28 August. He said he could not understand the rage behind the...

  • Committed to investments in India: Osamu Suzuki 27-08-2012 12:38 AM

    New Delhi: Suzuki Motor Corp Chairman Osamu Suzuki on Sunday said the Japanese car maker is committed to its investments in India even as he expressed concern over the time being taken to find the cause for violence at the Manesar plant of its subsidiary Maruti Suzuki. "In any case...
  • Osamu Suzuki to meet Haryana Chief Minister today 26-08-2012 12:39 AM

    New Delhi: Japan's Suzuki Motor Corporation Chairman Osamu Suzuki will meet Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday. The meeting assumes significance in the backdrop of violence at Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant last month. Suzuki, who is on a week-long visit to India to attend the annual general meeting...
  • 'Maruti to invest Rs 1,700 crore in Manesar plant' 25-08-2012 01:25 AM

    Chandigarh: Despite the recent violence and the complete shutdown at its Manesar unit, automobile giant Maruti-Suzuki will invest Rs 1,700 crore in a new plant of the Manesar unit, a Haryana minister said on Friday. State Industries Minister Randeep Singh Surjewala told the assembly that Maruti-Suzuki will invest Rs 1,700...
  • Manesar plant reopens, Maruti shares up about 1 pc 21-08-2012 06:38 PM

    Mumbai: Shares of Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday settled about one per cent higher after the company resumed production at its Manesar plant amid heavy security, a month after a lockout was declared due to violence. The scrip closed 0.68 per cent up at Rs 1,185.10 on the BSE. Intra-day,...
  • Suspended workers may try to jeopardise operations: Maruti 21-08-2012 05:08 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNBC TV18's Shereen Bhan, Maruti Suzuki chairman RC Bhargva said it would not be surprising to see the unions taking the matter to court. ...
  • Maruti violence: Protest held at Jantar Mantar 21-08-2012 01:26 PM

    New Delhi: Even as Maruti Suzuki reopened its plant at Manesar on Tuesday, certain trade unions staged a sit-in at the Jantar Mantar in protest against the sacking of 500 employees from the factory. The protest was led by Delhi Metro Kamgar Union, which is an independent trade union. However,...
  • Maruti reopens Manesar plant amid heavy security 21-08-2012 10:45 AM

    Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday reopened its Manesar plant amid heavy security, a month after a lockout was declared due to the violence. ...
  • Maruti reopens Manesar plant after one month 21-08-2012 09:55 AM

    Manesar: Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday reopened its Manesar plant amid heavy security, a month after a lockout was declared due to the violence in which one senior company official was killed and 100 others injured. Workers are standing in queue outside the factory gate to enter the plant amid...
  • Maruti to resume operations at Manesar plant today 21-08-2012 04:01 AM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India will resume partial operations in its Manesar plant on Tuesday amidst heavy security, a month after violence claimed the life of a top official and injured 100 others while leaving a trail of destruction. Only 300 permanent workers will resume duty on Tuesday and the...
  • Maruti to lift Manesar lockout on Tuesday 20-08-2012 05:00 PM

    New Delhi: After a month-long lockout at its Manesar facility, Maruti Suzuki India is ready to reopen the plant on Tuesday with less than a tenth of its total workforce slated to resume operations in a single shift. The company had declared an indefinite lockout at the Manesar plant on...
  • Left to seek Parl adjournment on Maruti mass sacking 20-08-2012 05:01 AM

    New Delhi: Left parties and their affiliated trade unions will intensify pressure on the government, inside and outside Parliament, to seek reinstatement of 500 Maruti Suzuki workers sacked in connection with the violence at its Manesar plant. The pressure tactics may include demand by the Left parties for adjournment of...
  • Maruti violence: Workers to protest against sacking 17-08-2012 09:52 AM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki will resume production at its Manesar plant from August 21, sources say. They, however, add that trouble could spark off again with union workers protesting against the sacking of 500 regular workers for the July violence. The management also plans to put in place 100 armed...
  • Maruti sacks 500, Manesar plant to be restarted 16-08-2012 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki has decided to resume production at the riot-hit Manesar plant from August 21 even as the main accused in the violence that led to the shut down was arrested on Wednesday, almost a month after the incident. Addressing the media, Maruti Suzuki Chairman RC Bhargava announced...
  • Maruti defers decision on Manesar plant till Friday 14-08-2012 04:40 AM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India on Monday deferred till Friday taking a final call to reopen of its violence-hit Manesar plant following a meeting of the company's top brass. "We may be able to complete the total assessment of the situation at the Manesar plant by Friday and expect a...
  • Maruti expected to restore Manesar plant in 10 days 13-08-2012 12:14 AM

    Gurgaon: The country's major carmaker Maruti Suzuki is expected to partially restore production at its Manesar facility within the next 10 days. An important exercise to this effect will to take place on Monday, company sources said. An announcement is expected during a high-level meeting between the Maruti Suzuki management...
  • Maruti factory riot sounds alarm bells for industry 12-08-2012 12:51 AM

    Manesar: Hiding in his office near New Delhi as workers armed with iron bars and car parts rampaged through the factory, Maruti Suzuki supervisor Raj Kumar spent two terrified hours trying to comprehend the warzone his workplace had become. By the end of the day, one of his colleagues had...
  • Maruti to decide on Manesar plant on Monday 10-08-2012 06:38 PM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India on Friday said it would take a decision on Monday on reopening of its violence-hit Manesar plant where the company had declared a lockout on July 21. "We expect the police report on violence at the plant on Monday. We will take this up along...
  • Govt rules out Naxal hand in Maruti plant violence 09-08-2012 07:42 PM

    New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday ruled out involvement of Maoists in July 18 violence in Maruti's Manesar plant that claimed the life of a senior executive. A top Home Ministry official said this conclusion has come after a probe looked into all angles, including the possibility of Maoists link...
  • Maruti management holds candlelight march 06-08-2012 10:19 AM

    Gurgaon: The Maruti Suzuki management on Sunday organised a candlelight march in Gurgaon to pay tribute to its senior executive Awanish Kumar Dev who was killed in the July 18 violence at the company's plant in Manesar. Nearly 300 company officials including senior executives SY Siddqi, Ratan Aggarwal, Capt Deepak...
  • Trade unions demand end of Maruti lockout, CBI probe 05-08-2012 01:30 AM

    Gurgaon: A group of trade unions Saturday demanded withdrawal of the lockout at Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant and a CBI probe into the July 18 violence at the unit that led to the death of a senior executive, and left over 100 injured. A coordination committee, including four trade unions...
  • Maruti to scale up safety measures at Manesar plant 04-08-2012 05:23 AM

    New Delhi: Hit by worst ever violence in its history, the country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki on Friday said it is considering to deploy advanced safety measures for its employees at the Manesar plant. The company, which has declared a lockout after the July 18 violence in which a...
  • Maoist angle in Maruti violence to be probed 02-08-2012 08:56 PM

    New Delhi: The government will conduct a thorough investigation into Maruti's allegation that July 18 violence in its Manesar plant was the handiwork of "extreme left wing elements". A top Home Ministry official said the probe would look into all possible angles and find out whether there was any link...