The paper towel manufacturer, auto paper towels maker to close down on March 27

Auto paper towels distributor Paper Towel India said it will shut down March 27 and lay off more than 1,000 people.

The company said in a statement on Tuesday that the shutdown was not related to the government shutdown and that the company was working with the Indian government to set up a bank account to cover any loss incurred due to the closure.

The paper towel distributor will provide free paper towel supplies to people for free.