Bajaj Auto Planning to Set up an EV Manufacturing Unit in Pune
Bajaj Auto has announced that the company is planning to set up an electric vehicle manufacturing unit in Pune with an investment of Rs 300 crore. The facility will have the capacity to produce 5,00,000 electric vehicles in a year.
The manufacturing will start from June 2022 at the first vehicle unit. Rajiv Bajaj, the managing director of Bajaj Auto has said that it reflects the belief that light electric vehicles for sustainable mobility is an idea whose time has finally come.
The new manufacturing system will have a new age robotic and automated manufacturing system for everything. It will also include logistics and material handling, fabrication and painting along with assembling and quality assurance.