S.M. Kannappa Automobiles (P) Ltd. (S.M.K.) is an ISO 9001:2015 Certified Company incorporated in 1968. They manufacture buses under the brand name of “Prakash” and are regarded as one of the country’s best Luxury Bus Body Builders today.

They were the first company from South India to venture into the Luxury Bus Body Building space, and have continued to keep ahead of competition by constantly evolving along with time and the changing technologies.

Prakash – SM Kannappa Automobiles : King of Bus Body Builders in India

The company’s registered office and main factory is located just opposite Lalbagh, while the other unit is situated at Mandya, combining to form a total area of over 8.20 acres with a production capacity of over 300 Buses per month.

In the past 49 years, the company has redefined the concept of safety, comfort, and luxury, time and again while ensuring all industrial norms were complied with, if not redefined!

The mission at S. M. Kannappa Automobiles (P) Ltd. is to design and create world-class buses that are not only visually appealing but sets the benchmark in terms of safety & reliability.

With a firmly established presence, nurtured over half-a-century, we are dedicated to meeting all your needs. With constant innovation, embracement of state-of-the-art technology, best-in-class materials, and highly skilled labor force.

Their vision is to build and serve for the future. They will ensure that they do not deviate from their core principle of integrity.