• The company aims to train 100+ afflicted soldiers over the next year with the help of its in- house experts from Godrej Lawkim Motors and professors from the university

Mumbai. 22 September 2022. Godrej & Boyce, the flagship company of the Godrej Group, announced that its business, Godrej Lawkim Motors has collaborated with Savitribai Phule Pune University’s Skill Development Centre. Together they have launched a certificate course on
‘Repair and Maintenance Of Domestic Electronic Appliances’ for the disabled soldiers of Queen
Mary Technical Institute in Maharashtra. The aim of the programme is to create employment
opportunities and train over 100 injured warriors of India over the next year to make them self-

Godrej Lawkim Motors has used its decades of expertise in motors & calibration services to
design the certificate course as a noble cause for the impaired soldiers by associating with
Savitribai Phule Pune University to make them financially independent. The course commenced
in September 2022 and will be conducted at Queen Mary Technical Institute, Khadki for a
period of three months with a batch size of 20 persons and targets an average age group of 30
years. The people will be coached by a team of professionals from Godrej Lawkim Motors along
with university professors.

Xercsis Marker, Executive Vice President & Business Head, Godrej Lawkim Motors, says, “We
are honoured to support the soldiers who have dedicated their lives towards serving the
country. By developing this certificate course, we aspire to establish a stable future for our
veterans under the guidance of Godrej Lawkim Motors’ seasoned engineering experts and
Savitribai Phule Pune University’s professors. This course will ensure the self-reliance of India’s
army heroes by creating employment prospects for them in the future.”