As the news come for Hero Honda dissolvement - which sells flagship scooter- Honda Activa - one more thrilling news comes our way from Manesar manufacturing facility of Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) which was kept shut on Saturday due to some flash strike that took place on Friday. The famous company in order to avoid any more extensions to the problem declared a holiday for Saturday and the reason being for this sudden strike was a security guard who did not stop one of the contractual worker entering the premises without his identity or punching card and dealt with him in a high handed manner. The guard for now has been suspended and work at the facility is on with its original pace.
It is said that the strike which took place depict problems to be faced by the Japanese company in managing industrial relations in India after its departing from Hero group. HMSI, last year as well suffered a loss of Rs. 300 crores because of a strike that got stretched for complete three months at its Manesar plant by the workers.
The facility is able enough of producing 1.6 million two wheelers per annum accounting a daily production of 5,500 units. The company becoming largest of the country plans to set up a new manufacturing facility at Tapukara in Rajasthan of which the company will expect a total production of 6,00,000 per annum. The company is well equipped with high end technology and advanced features and currently accounts a total sale of around 1.27 million units in a year and plans to extend the number up to 1.55 million by approaching years. The company markets Honda CB Twister, Honda CB Dazzler, Honda Stunner,etc.