Maruti Workers

  • 147 Maruti workers to face murder trial for violence at Manesar car plant last year August 23, 2013

    A Gurgaon court on Thursday framed murder charges against 147 jailed Maruti workers allegedly involved in the July 18, 2012 violence at Manesar car plant that left a company executive dead and 100 others injured, said a lawyer. All the accused would be tried for murder. The next proceeding in the...
  • Maruti strikes wage agreement with Gurgaon workers September 25, 2012

    New Delhi: The country's largest car maker, Maruti Suzuki India, on Tuesday reached a wage settlement agreement with its workers at its Gurgaon plant, under which the employees will get an average salary hike of Rs 18,000 per month spread over three years. Under the threeyear agreement, to be implemented with...
  • Suspended workers may try to jeopardise operations: Maruti August 21, 2012

    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 to resume production soon at Manesar: Hooda August 5, 2012

    Kolkata: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday said he expected Maruti's Manesar plant to resume production shortly. "Production will begin soon and we are trying to do it as early as possible," Hooda said here at an interactive session with MCC Chamber of Commerce & Industry. He, however, could not...
  • 10 union leaders of Maruti Manesar plant arrested August 1, 2012

    Gurgaon: The Haryana Police on Wednesday arrested 10 office bearers of Maruti Suzuki Workers' Union, including its president Ram Meher and general secretary Sarabjit Singh, in relation with the violence at the company's Manesar plant on July 18. "These 10 office bearers were arrested from Hansi in Hissar district this morning....
  • Maruti Suzuki assesses damage at Manesar plant July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India has started assessing the damage at its Manesar plant, which was partially burnt down after violence erupted last week killing one of its senior officials and injured 100 others. The company also said it is still apprehensive of the safety of its people as the main...
  • Maruti to stay in Haryana, says attack unwarranted July 21, 2012

    Maruti Suzuki has declared a lock out at its violence hit Manesar plant, Chairman RC Bhargava said on Saturday. ...
  • Maruti declares lockout, but won't shift plant July 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Violencehit Maruti Suzuki on Saturday declared an indefinite lockout at its Manesar plant but firmly ruled out the possibility of shifting operations to Gujarat. "There is no possibility of removing the plant from Manesar. Such reports are absolutely fictitious," said Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) Chairman RC Bhargava said...
  • Why are there frequent strikes at Maruti's Manesar plant? July 19, 2012

    Over 1,000 policemen have now been deployed at the factory and work has been suspended indefinitely. ...
  • Lack of trust to blame for Maruti unrest July 19, 2012

    The situation remains tense at Maruti's Manesar plant after a tussle took place between workers and the management on Wednesday. ...
  • Maruti unrest victim identified as GMHR July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The victim of the clashes at Maruti's manesar plant has been identified as the General Manager (HR), Avnish Kumar Dev. Dev was killed in a fire and 85 others were injured in a scuffle at Maruti's Manesar plant on Wednesday. As the unrest continued on Thursday, the police...
  • Maruti unrest: 100 arrested, plant shut down July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: As the Maruti workers and management blamed each other for the unrest at the Manesar plant, almost 100 workers were arrested on Thursday. Over 1,000 policemen have now been deployed at the factory and work has been suspended indefinitely. One person died of burn injuries and sources say 85...
  • Maruti plant unrest: Over 80 workers arrested July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: More than 80 workers have been arrested after clashes at Maruti's Manesar plant. One person died of burn injuries and sources say 85 others were injured in a scuffle at Maruti's Manesar plant on Wednesday. A case has also been registered against 50 workers for attempt to murder...
  • Maruti strike leader takes Rs 40 lakh, leaves job November 4, 2011

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India broke months of strike by workers at the Manesar plant on Friday. The strike leader has left the company after taking Rs 40 lakh in settlement. Thirty union leaders left the company with the strike leader. The Manesar plant was rolling about 1,200 cars every day before...
  • Maruti workers defy HC, protest within 100 metres October 14, 2011

    New Delhi: The labour agitation at the Maruti plant in Manesar has intensified in its day 8 on Friday as workers have defied the Punjab and Haryana High Court order by protesting within 100 metres of the plant. The Punjab and Haryana High Court had asked the workers to keep their...
  • Maruti Suzuki strike ends; Sept sales down 21 pc October 2, 2011

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki, India's top car maker, said a monthlong strike at its Manesar plant that cost the company about USD 135 million in lost output ended on Saturday, after workers agreed to sign discipline agreements. Maruti, 54.2 per cent owned by Japan's Suzuki Motor, also said its vehicle sales...
  • Strike at three plants of Suzuki called off September 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Workers at three plants operated by subsidiaries of Suzuki Motor Corp in India have called off their twodaylong strike on Friday after an agreement was reached with the management. Workers of Suzuki power train plant, Suzuki Casting, Suzuki Motorcycle called off strike after management decided to listen their demand....