The TVS Ntorq 125 has overtaken Hero’s Destini 125 in the list of bestselling scooters for April 2019. The scooter segment is bearing the brunt of the slowdown in the two-wheeler market. As a result, sales slumped 26 percent in April 2019 to 4,89,852 units (April 2018: 6,61,007 units / +12.63%). Akin to Maruti Suzuki in the Indian passenger vehicle segment, Honda has its place in the Indian scooter market. The sharp fall in demand for the country’s bestselling scooter – the Activa – is making an impact over overall scooter industry numbers – and how. While the Honda Activa remains the highest-sold by far, its sales of 2,10,961 units are a far cry from its sales of 3,39,878 units in April 2018. In fact, last month’s Activa sales are the lowest recorded numbers for the company since the 1,74,393 units it clocked in December 2018. The Activa was also the second-bestselling two-wheeler in India, after the Hero Splendor motorcycle. The TVS Jupiter is back to its No. 2 position from February 2019, after selling 54,984 units in April 2019. The 110cc Jupiter continues to be a strong contributor to the TVS Motor Company’s monthly sales performance. Meanwhile, the Suzuki Access 125 conti...