Volkswagen has started celebrations of its first successful year of completion of its Pune plant with several activities. The theme for the celebrations is ‘Volkswagen India. Building Cars. Winning Hearts.' The Pune plant is one of the most modern plants among the Volkswagen Group and was inaugurated on March 31, 2009.
The celebrations will be set in motion on March 27. With a view to sharing its joy with the city of Pune, Volkswagen will distribute muffins with a one year candle as a symbol of a birthday cake at the screening of the IPL evening matches at Ishanya Mall on March 27 and 28, the company said in a statement. On March 30, the works of Artist Lala will be unveiled at the Plant.
Artist Lala is a German settled in Pune and her work represents the cultural exchange between the two countries. There will be around 20 paintings that will be exhibited by her at the Chakan plant on March 30.
On March 31, exactly one year after the inauguration, Volkswagen will be organising an art competition for its employees' children. With a total financial commitment of Rs. 3,800 crore the company's Pune plant is the largest investment to date by a German company in India.
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