Tuesday 8 December 2020 11:34 PM UTC
LONDON Dec 8: Internationally acclaimed newspaper Financial Times, published from United Kingdom, is celebrating those women who have have emerged more prominently than ever on the world stage as politicians and scientists, activists and authors in the year 2020.
Minister KK Shailaja was also nominated and included as one of those women who have made a mark during the time of Covid.
KK Shailaja is accompanied by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden, US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris and US political leader Stacey Abrams. Shailaja Teacher was also selected by the readers.
KK Shailaja was nominated by a FT reader who goes by the name ‘LondonReader’. Invoking the moniker ‘Coronavirus slayer’ that another leading daily The Guardian made popular, the reader writes: “I nominate Kerala’s coronavirus slayer and rock-star health minister for remarkable health outcomes in India’s fight against COVID-19.”
Minister KK Shailaja was previously applauded for her efforts in fighting Covid by noted newspapers such as The Guardian and New York Times.
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