FILE PHOTO: Tesla logo is pictured on an electric car at Brussels Motor Show, Belgium, January 9, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
(Reuters) – Tesla Inc has called off having at least some employees return to its Fremont, California plant this week and plans to bring them back the day after a local shelter-in-place order is scheduled to lift, Bloomberg News reported on Monday.
A paint department supervisor told employees in an email on Sunday that there was no need to come back to the factory this week, according to the report. (bloom.bg/2W1ouff)
Tesla did not respond to Reuters’ request for comment.
San Francisco Bay Area’s stay-at-home order is scheduled to expire on May 3.
However, San Francisco Mayor London Breed said on Friday that it was likely the Bay Area’s stay-at-home order will get extended beyond the current expiration date of May 3, according to the Los Angeles Times.
Reporting by Akanksha Rana in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D’Silva