India, Nov. 23 -- Bengaluru-based electric vehicle manufacturer Ather Energy on Wednesday inaugurated its second manufacturing facility in Hosur, Tamil Nadu. Spread across an area of 300,000 sq. ft, the new production facility will help the brand expand its production capacity to 420,000 units per annum. With this, the company aims to fulfill the growing demand for its flagship electric scooters - Ather 450X and 450 Plus.

The new manufacturing plant houses two units - one is a dedicated battery production unit while the other will be used for vehicle assembly. The battery unit will have five assembly lines whereas the vehicle assembly unit will have two assembly lines.

Ather's new state-of-the-art facility is in line with the government...