Maruti Manesar Plant

  • Maruti cuts diesel engine production by one-third: sources July 8, 2013

    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, Maruti...
  • Maruti violence a result of management-workers issues: SIT October 16, 2012

    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...
  • Manesar plant reopens, Maruti shares up about 1 pc August 21, 2012

    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, the...
  • 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 violence: Protest held at Jantar Mantar August 21, 2012

    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, Left-affiliated unions...
  • Maruti violence: Workers to protest against sacking August 17, 2012

    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 security...
  • Maruti management holds candlelight march August 6, 2012

    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 Anand,...
  • Maoist angle in Maruti violence to be probed August 2, 2012

    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 of...
  • 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....
  • Auto industry to take up Maruti unrest with PMO July 23, 2012

    Manesar: The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) on Monday said it will take up the violence at Maruti's Manesar plant with the Prime Minister's Office and the Haryana government. The automobile industry is expected to write to the government against the violence at the plant and the risk to investments...
  • Maruti: Mahapanchayat calls for peaceful resolution July 23, 2012

    Manesar: Representatives of nearly 200 villages gathered at Manesar on Monday for a mahapanchayat in support of Maruti. The village elders condemned the Manesar factory workers for the violence that took place last week in which one general manager was burnt to death. The villagers also called for a peaceful resolution to...
  • 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: Violence-hit 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...
  • Maruti likely to shift production out of Manesar July 20, 2012

    Manesar: A labour unrest is bleeding India's biggest carmaker, Maruti. The company's most important plant in Manesar is facing a shutdown after workers set the factory ablaze and left a general manager dead. The company has even suggested that they might move the operations out of Haryana. Three days since the...
  • Maruti violence was pre-meditated: Haryana minister July 20, 2012

    Haryana Industries Minister Randeep Singh Surjewala said on Friday strict action would be taken against the agitating workers of the Manesar plant. ...
  • 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 GM-HR 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: Statement of the workers union July 19, 2012

    As the unrest at Maruti's Manesar plant continues, 88 workers have been arrested on Thursday and more arrests are likely to follow. The Workers Union has slammed the management. In a statement, the Workers' union said, "The Maruti Suzuki Workers Union (MSWU) is anguished at the recent developments in Maruti Suzuki...
  • 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 unrest: FIR against 50 workers, 20 arrested July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: One person died of burn injuries and sources say 85 others have been injured in a scuffle at Maruti's Manesar plant on Wednesday. Three company officials have been admitted to a hospital. Twenty workers have been arrested and 80 have been detained. A case has also been registered...
  • Maruti standoff: Workers-management talks today October 17, 2011

    Gurgaon: The management and the workers at the Manesar plant of Maruti are likely to meet for a round of talks on Monday. The talks are being held in bid to end the 11-day long deadlock between the sides. Meanwhile, the Haryana government has been making attempts to broker peace. The agitating workers...
  • Labour unrest at Maruti's Manesar plant ends October 1, 2011

    New Delhi: The over-a-month-long standoff between the management and workers of Maruti Suzuki India's Manesar plant ended following talks brokered by the Haryana government. In an agreement, the workers agreed to sign the contentious good conduct bond laid down by the management. Under the agreement, the company agreed to conditionally take back...
  • No end to Maruti deadlock over pay parity September 26, 2011

    Manesar: It has been over a month since 2000 workers at Maruti's Manesar plant have been engaged in a deadlock with the management. The workers have been without pay for two months. After a four-year-long stint as an auto assembly plant expert in Maruti, Harsh Soni is now a disillusioned man. The...