India, March 26 -- Maruti Suzuki may join the war against coronavirus in the days to come and is exploring the best manner in which it can facilitate the production of key medical equipment required by front line health officials in India.

Speaking to HT Auto, RC Bhargava, Chairman at Maruti Suzuki India Limited, said that he had met government representatives who had asked auto makers to consider the possibility of manufacturing medical equipment like ventilators. "The government representatives met with a number of (automobile) companies regarding whether they can make ventilators. That includes Maruti. And we are now looking into it, we have been looking into it for the last two days and may be by Saturday (March 28), we can say somet...