Ashok Leyland, leading commercial vehicle maker, has bagged an order from GSRTC (Gujarat State Roadways Corporation) for supplying 1,290 buses. This order comes closely after the company received orders to supply 2,580 buses from different state transport undertakings recently.
Talking about this order, Vinod K Dasari, MD, Ashok Leyland, said, “We are very happy to receive the confirmation of this order from GSRTC. Our ability to bring value, combined with our superior technology and innovation, will help us maintain our leadership position in buses in India.”
The latest order would further consolidate the company’s leadership position in the bus segment.
According to the statement, Chennai-based Ashok Leyland is currently the 4th largest manufacturer of buses in the world.