India, March 26 -- Maruti Suzuki India on Thursday said Gujarat-basedSuzuki Motor Gujarat Pvt Ltd (SMG) will extend its plant shutdown till April 14 pursuant to the lockdown announced in the country.

Following the latest government directive on the COVID-19 situation, SMG will be extending plant shutdown till April 14, 2020, MSI said in a regulatory filing.

Earlier, the company had announced to temporarily suspend production till March 31, 2020.

SMG manufactures cars on a contract basis for MSI.

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