Bill Gates meets Health minister J P Nadda


New Delhi: Co-Chair and Trustee of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates today called on Union Health Minister J P Nadda J P Nadda here today and discussed various issues relating to the health sector.

During the meeting, Gates expressed appreciation for the initiatives taken by the Ministry towards strengthening the health systems, particularly in expanding the coverage of immunisation through Mission Indradhanush, increasing the basket of vaccines and the choices for women in reproductive health care.

The Gates Foundation reinforced its commitment in supporting the government on shared health priorities, including the National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS), a statement said.