In all, Suzuki Motor Gujarat has a total production ability of 7.5 lakh units per annum.
The automaker has cited rising input costs for the price hike and is not alone in undertaking such an exercise.
Soon, the firm is expected to launch diesel variants of its C-segment sedan, Ertiga MPV and compact SUVs.
Both firms are also developing an MPV and a midsize SUV to take on the products of their South Korean rivals.
The carmaker has seen its rivals reap benefits due to its decision to withdraw from the segment.
While it has become a yearly affair, this time, one must take into account the damage done by the pandemic and government-enforced lockdowns.
The midsize SUVs will carry the same mechanical components, but will sport different designs.