Ashok Leyland Chennai plant closed due to cyclone

Chennai: As the very severe cyclonic storm Nivar came very closer to the coast, the Hinduja Group flagship Ashok Leyland on Wednesday announced closure of its Chennai plant as a precautionary measure.

A company statement here last night said the company expects to resume operations at the facility from Friday.

‘Our Chennai plant is closed due to the cyclone as a precautionary measure.We expect to resume operations
from November 27… as per the emergency protocols all preventive measures for the cyclone are in place,’
it said.
‘At the moment, we do not foresee any delay in fulfilling our existing order book,’ it added.

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