Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) announced on Monday that it has extended the warranty and free service period until July 31 at all of its dealerships across the country following the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The extension is applicable to customers whose free service, warranty and extended vehicle warranty originally ended between April 1 and May 31, 2021, HMSI said in a statement.
Reassuring customers facing restricted movement in multiple states, the company said it would help them access these services at their convenience at a later date before July 31, 2021, as the lockdown eases. As part of initiatives to support pandemic relief measures, Honda India Foundation (HIF), the corporate social responsibility arm of all Honda group companies in India, has pledged Rs 6.5 crore for five states – Haryana, Rajasthan, Karnataka, UP and Gujarat.
It includes the establishment of a 100 bed facility in Manesar, Haryana and another facility in Tapukara in Rajasthan with a bed capacity of up to 100. The company is also setting up factories for oxygen production in Manesar, Alwar (Rajasthan), Kolar (Karnataka) and Gautam Budh Nagar (Uttar Pradesh), the statement said.
In addition, HIF also distributed PPE, masks and disinfectants to frontline warriors, in addition to supplying government hospitals in rural areas with medical equipment such as oxygen concentrators, pulse oximeters, a-t -he adds.
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