Asian Paints shuts Rohtak plant ops amid agitation
India’s leading paint company Asian Paints Ltd on Monday said it has shut down its Rohtak, Haryana plant operations amid protests in north India.
“The operations at the company’s paint plant situated at Rohtak, Haryana, have been shut down w.e.f. February 19, 2016, due to agitation at IMT, Rohtak,” Asian Paints Ltd said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange on February 22, 2016.
The company further said that it will make necessary disclosures on any material development, if any, in this regard.
Meanwhile, shares of the company were trading at Rs 864.25 apiece, up 1.19 per cent, from previous close on BSE at 13:08 hours.