JK Tyre develops and starts producing sanitiser to help fight Covid-19

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 13 May 2020

JK Tyre & Industries, a leading Indian tyre manufacturer and the pioneer of radial tyre technology has started producing hand sanitisers under the brand – Total Control Hand Sanitizers.

JK Tyre says the sanitiser is developed at its Global Tech Centre, the Raghupati Singhania Centre of Excellence, Mysore, as per the guidelines issued by the World Health Organisation, and acquired all the necessary approvals and licenses within a record time period of eight days. The company has undertaken the production of the sanitiser at Jay Kay Gram, Kankroli Plant, Rajasthan.

Dr. Raghupati Singhania, chairman and MD, JK Tyre & Industries said, “The JK Tyre Total Control Hand Sanitizer is our latest contribution towards ongoing relief measures of the government in countering the pandemic. This sanitiser has been developed and produced strictly in accordance with the standards. We will continue with our efforts to fight this pandemic.”

The company says in addition to contributing to the relief efforts through distribution in local communities, the sanitiser is also being made available to the entire ecosystem, such as the dealer network and channel partners to ensure right hygiene.