MUMBAI, Dec. 14 -- The Haryana government has offered Maruti Suzuki India Ltd at least seven new locations to choose from for a new factory being planned by the country's largest carmaker.

The local unit of Suzuki Motor Corp. wants to shift out of its oldest factory in the country, in New Delhi's bustling suburb of Gurugram, amid traffic congestion and complaints from residents and civic bodies.

The Haryana government has offered new sites in Rohtak, Karnal, Faridabad, Dharuhera, among others, to Maruti, said two people with direct knowledge of the matter.

The alternative locations were offered after Maruti rejected a 1,300 acre site at Sohna, around 40km from Gurugram, after its engineers found the site was not conducive for constructin...