The ‘Santhigiri Vahankanthi’ workshop takes care of the maintenance of Ashram’s vehicles including heavy vehicles such as buses, trucks and cranes. The unit, which started functioning in 1985-86, shifted to a new location in the Healthcare Zone in 2003.
It undertakes body building works also besides the repair and upkeep of the Ashram vehicles. The skilled mechanics of this unit are able to work on a wide range of vehicle makes such as Leyland, Tata, Eicher, Mahindra, Swaraj Mazda etc. A petrol pump is also being operated on the MC Road close to the Ashram under the name of ‘Santhigiri Fuels’.