Modi's jobs deficit: J&J's largest India plant idle 3 yrs after completion


It was supposed to be Johnson & Johnson's (J&J) biggest manufacturing plant in India. It was to eventually employ at least 1,500 people and help bring development to a rural area near Hyderabad in southern India. Yet, three years after the U.

S. healthcare company completed construction of production facilities for cosmetics and baby products on the 47-acre site, they stand idle. Two sources familiar with J&J's operations in India and one state government official told Reuters, production at the plant, at Penjerla in Telangana,.

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