GURGAON, India—Apollo Tyres Ltd. has won an award for its HIV-AIDS prevention initiative.
The India tire maker won the Asia Responsible Entrepreneurship Awards 2012 South Asia in the health promotion category. Sunam Sarkar, Apollo chief financial officer, received the award from the Enterprise Asia Team.
Apollo has been working towards awareness and prevention of HIV-AIDS among its employees, business partners and communities since 2001. Besides efforts in its workplace, the company said it runs about 21 health care centers throughout India in major trucking hubs, among other activities.