If we need to build a robust design economy for India, we need to literally lay the foundation stone, build it from ground up. So far, the few initiatives that we have seen, although significant, have done very little to help the design industry. By having a few elite design schools is surely not enough.
This is an opportunity for Fashion Industry to finally reflect & reform. There had to be a global scenario such as this ‘China Virus’, where everything just stopped. Unless this had happened, Fashion industry wouldn’t be able to slow down even to introspect and think of any long-term reforms.