Shark Tank India’s Namita Thapar urges mentally fit generation

New Delhi: Namita Thapar, Judge, Shark Tank India and Executive Director, Emcure Pharmaceuticals, expressed her views on how employees are currently always working and not spending time with their loved ones. Taking it to microblogging platform Twitter, Thapar urged people to stop wearing ‘I work long hours, I travel a lot, I don’t have time for family’ as a badge of honour. He also urged fellow entrepreneurs to take steps to correct the work-life balance of the employees in all the companies. Fixing the work-life balance will ensure that “we have a mentally fit and more productive generation”.

Stop wearing ‘I work long hours, I travel a lot, I don’t have time for family’ as a badge of honor. Let’s fix work-life balance in all companies so that we don’t have mental health. Let’s be a fitter and more productive generation that gets quality time and the involvement of both parents,” Thapar said in his tweet. (Also Read: New McDonald’s Name, Russia Logo Revealed! Will Burgers Get Expensive? See Here)

A tweet by one of Shark Tank India’s investors sparked an online debate with the majority in favor of a healthy work-life balance for employees. Some users also showed their support for the 4-day work week in India. (Also read: Microsoft is retiring Internet Explorer after 27 years, see here)

His tweet is also becoming very viral on Twitter. So far it has garnered over 940 retweets, 72 quote tweets and over 7000 likes.

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