Ashok Leyland has bagged orders from IRT (Institute of Road Transport, Chennai), UPSRTC (Uttar Pradesh State Roadways Transport Corporation) and CTU (Chandigarh Transport Undertaking) for 2580 buses. These orders are among the largest from STU’s for a single OEM. All these buses can be delivered before March 2019.
Ashok Leyland is currently the 4th largest manufacturer of buses in the will and India’s largest bus manufacturer. These orders would further consolidate its leadership position.
Ashok Leyland, the Hinduja Group flagship company in India, is engaged in the manufacturing of commercial vehicles and related components. The company’s products include buses, trucks, engines, defense and special vehicles.