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3 innovative solutions to tackle COVID-19

Updated : July 14, 2020 08:41 PM IST

The Marico Innovation Foundation launched "Innovate2Beat COVID" on March  29 this year. It was a nationwide challenge set up with a mission to unearth innovations that could help combat the short-supply of personal protective gears and ventilators.

The foundation has shortlisted top three innovative solutions under the "ventilators and other respiratory solutions" and has offered Rs 85 lakh in grants.

CNBC-TV18 was in conversation with Ravi Pandit, chairman and group CEO, KPIT Technologies, Sudhir Waghmare of Shreeyash Electro Medical, Nikhil Kurele, co-founder Nocca Robotics and doctor Rahul Pandit, director-intensive care at Fortis Hospital, Mumbai.

Asset management fund True Beacon recently launched its foreign portfolio investment (FPI) fund True Beacon International. CNBC-TV18 was in conversation with Nikhil Kamath, co-founder and CIO, True Beacon to find out how it is tailor made for individual investors abroad.
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