Reopening doesn’t mean victory over Covid-19: Uday Shankar, FICCI

2021-05-31 11:37:06

Reopening does not mean victory over the virus, said Uday Shankar, President, FICCI in an interview with ET Now’s Nikunj Dalmia. Victory over the virus will happen only when we have vaccinated the large part of our population and that is why there will be an element of fear this time, he added. Edited excerpts:

In the first wave the fear was high but the number of cases were low, however this time the fear is high

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Uday Shankar, James Murdoch file for $300 million IPO in US

MUMBAI: Uday Shankar, the former chairman of Star & Disney India and president – Asia Pacific at the Walt Disney Company, has set up a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) with his former employer James Murdoch to explore acquisition opportunities in India, South Asia and Southeast Asia.

The SPAC will look at acquiring companies in the media, entertainment, consumer technology, healthcare, and education industries.

The company, Seven Islands Inc, has filed for a $300 million (Rs

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