The writer is CEO of The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance, New Delhi.
With multiple cities in China under a public health lockdown, global supply chains of various essential products and consumer goods are likely to be affected. This should be particularly worrisome for India, which has a roughly $93 billion total trade and about $57 billion trade imbalance with China.
Media has been wanting in building public interest in science.
Independence without adequate funds, leadership will not help universities flourish