Spark Minda, Ashok Minda Group has tied up with Yerawada Central Prison, Pune to instal and set up a manufacturing automotive lockset sub-assembly unit at female prison inside jail premises.
Automotive lock parts in jail will facilitate female inmates to earn basic livelihood and learn skill sets required in manufacturing and finishing of automotive locks.
Minda Corporation Limited is a flagship company of Spark Minda, Ashok Minda Group. According to a report in The Machinist, a special female cell of Yerawada Jail has identified around 25 – 30 female jail inmates as per the criteria laid down by the company.
The female inmates will be trained to work on a shop floor for producing automotive locksets. The Group will also pay the compliance wages to the Jail Authorities, which will subsequently be paid to the inmates by the Jail Authorities.
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