NEW DELHI: An worker at Maruti Suzuki’s Manesar plant has examined constructive for Covid-19, based on an organization spokesperson.
The corporate can also be taking a look at “a chance of a second case” of an infection on the facility however has dominated out any affect on the enterprise half as a result of state of affairs.
The nation’s largest carmaker, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) had re-opened the Manesar facility earlier this month after round 50 days of closure as a result of coronavirus-led lockdown.
“One worker of the corporate’s Manesar plant examined constructive on Might 22, 2020 for Covid-19,” the spokesperson informed PTI when contacted over the matter.
The stated worker had final attended the plant on Might 15 with regular well being after which his residence space got here right into a containment zone and he didn’t be a part of work thereafter, he stated.
The district administration was knowledgeable concerning the worker who has since been admitted within the hospital and his situation is steady, he added.
MSI is offering all medical assist and help to the contaminated worker as per authorities tips, the spokesperson stated.
On the standing of one other worker probably contaminated with the virus, the spokesperson stated: “There could also be a chance of a second case of an infection that has simply been reported. Extra info is being sought.”
The automaker, within the confirmed case, has undertaken a contact tracing train and out of ample warning, all staff who may have are available contact are suggested to remain in dwelling isolation, he stated.
The corporate has in place a sturdy and punctiliously designed commonplace working process (SOP) for max security towards an infection unfold on the office and transit, which matches nicely past compliance requirement, the spokesperson stated.
As well as, there may be additionally a Covid-19 Activity Pressure that intently displays adherence to the SOP within the firm, the spokesperson added.
MSI resumed manufacturing at its Gurugram plant from Might 18.