Bajaj Auto has received an order for 1.25 lakh motorcycles from the Sri Lankan government. The order was for 1.25 lakh units of the Bajaj Discover 125-M model.
Bajaj, through its distributor in Sri Lanka, called David Pieris Motor Company, has received an order for 50,000 units of the Bajaj Discover 125-M motorcycle.
The government of Sri Lanka, has approved this order after a detailed evaluation.
Bajaj has already supplied 48,000 units of the Bajaj Discover 125-M motorcycles of the order till date. The remaining motorcycles will be delivered in another 3 to 4 months.
Bajaj, in a filing to the BSE said, "The company has now secured a repeat order from them through the company's distributor in Sri Lanka for the supply of 1.25 lakh units of Discover-125M, which the company expects to execute in next 3-4 months."
The Bajaj Discover 125-M is available in two variants, one with a disc brake, which costs INR 50,530, and the other, a drum brake version, which costs INR 48,532 (both prices ex-showroom Delhi).