Earlier, Reuters had reported that the South Korean company is in talks with Tamilnadu, home to many major auto parts suppliers for relocating their Plant from Penukonda of Anantapur district to Tamilnadu.
Kia Seltos SUV. (Image: Arjit Garg/News18.com)
Andhra Pradesh Government on Thursday strongly condemned the Reuters report which said KIA Motors was planning to shift the $1 Billion plant from Andhra Pradesh to Tamilnadu.
Special Chief Secretary to the Industries, Investments and Commerce Department Rajath Bhargava issued a press release stating that the Reuters news is not true. It also mentioned that KIA and Government of Andhra Pradesh are working together for the plant.