The company's third plant will produce about 6 million batteries over time, as two more facilities are set up to produce 2 million batteries separately.
A four-wheeler plant is under construction and should be completed in financial year 2021, said the company as it aims to gain volumes in the domestic and export markets.
“We should reach about 1.6 (million) to 1.7 million battery capacity as far as tubular batteries is concerned," said Vijayanand.
The company has managed the last two months of the nationwide lockdown
to contain the coronavirus outbreak without a major setback to operations. April saw no demand but recovered in May. “Next two-three months would be critical to see how this situation evolves and the best approach is not to predict what is happening, but be prepared to deal with the context,” he said.