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Chandras may sell small stake in Zee Entertainment to financial investors

The promoters expect to get Rs 9,000-10,000 crore from the sale of their assets

Subhash Chandra
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Surajeet Das Gupta New Delhi
The Subhash Chandra-led Essel Group,  expecting to raise more than the initial target from sale of its infrastructure assets, is looking at the option of selling a small stake in Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL) for raising funds to repay loans. The group may enter an agreement with a strategic investor at a later stage, sources close to the development said. 

The promoters expect to get Rs 9,000-10,000 crore from the sale of their infrastructure assets. The earlier target was Rs 7,000 crore. Among the various options, the group could possibly ask the lenders for an extension of the September deadline

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First Published: May 29 2019 | 12:58 AM IST

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