Automobile giant Maruti Suzuki has developed low-cost ventilators for helping the government in the fight against COVID-19. The production is going on in Gautam Buddha Nagar of Uttar Pradesh, where the company is supporting a start-up Agva Healthcare to scale-up ventilator production.
The low-cost ventilators were designed by Agva Healthcare and Maruti Suzuki is enhancing the production by pouring in the vendors and doing the quality control. The production centre in Gautam Budh Nagar has crossed 1200 units and the company is hopeful that they will deliver the order of 10000 ventilators by the government within a month.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Chairman of Maruti Suzuki: R. C. Bhargava.
- Managing Director & CEO of Maruti Suzuki: Kenichi Ayukawa.
- Headquarters of Maruti Suzuki: New Delhi.