Liquor baron🍻 Vijay Mallya is reportedly ready to return✈ to India🇮🇳 if assured safe passage back, according to reports. Mallya, who attended a UB board meeting👥 on Friday via teleconference, is believed to have made a new settlement offer to State Bank of India (SBI), which leads a consortium of banks to which he owes ₹9000 crore💰. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, an independent Board member at UB, was quoted as saying🔈, "Mallya has assured us that he is in serious negotiations with the banks to repay the loans as soon as possible. He has said he is willing to return to India to answer all questions but he has to be assured of his safety and freedom". Mallya is believed to have conveyed his intention to repay all his loans👏 with the banks and Enforcement Directorate, which wants to question him over money laundering charges😱.