Mahindra Group chairman Anand Mahindra has said that his group will begin work to use existing manufacturing facilities to make ventilators to combat Coronavirus.
Mahindra said in a series of tweets, “To help in the response to this unprecedented threat, we at the Mahindra Group will immediately begin work on how our manufacturing facilities can make ventilators.”
He said further: “At Mahindra Holidays, we stand ready to offer our resorts as temporary care facilities.”
He has made this announcement at a time when Mahindra & Mahindra announced that it was shutting down three manufacturing plants temporarily.
The group decided to suspend manufacturing operations at Nagpur Plant with immediate effect and Chakan (Pune) and Kandivali (Mumbai) from Monday night onwards.
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