Riot at Wistron’s iPhone plant in India, company blames ‘outsiders’ Wistron's manufacturing unit at Narasapura near Bengaluru

Violent vandalism broke out at the Taiwan manufacturing company Wistron Corporation‘s iPhone production plant in India at Narasapura, 60 kms from Bengaluru, on Saturday night. The rioters, who the local media reported as the factory’s staff, smashed windows and set fire to vehicles to protest reductions in salary.

A Wistron representative said some office furniture at the factory was damaged but the equipment on the main assembly lines and the warehouses remained intact.