Bill Gates meets Yogi Adityanath, discusses ways to intensify encephalitis vaccination programmes [Photos]

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates met Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and discussed with him ways to intensify immunisation programme against Japanese Encephalitis and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome

FP Staff November 17, 2017 23:01:36 IST
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates met Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and discussed with him ways to intensify immunisation programme against Japanese Encephalitis and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome. Twitter @CMOfficeUP
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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates met Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and discussed with him ways to intensify immunisation programme against Japanese Encephalitis and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome. Twitter @CMOfficeUP
The chief minister met Gates, co-chair and trustee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, at the Shastri Bhawan in Lucknow. The state government will sign an MoU with the foundation to commence the immunisation programme. Twitter @CMOfficeUP
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The chief minister met Gates, co-chair and trustee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, at the Shastri Bhawan in Lucknow. The state government will sign an MoU with the foundation to commence the immunisation programme. Twitter @CMOfficeUP
Gates said in the meeting that his organisation would like to help the state in controlling vector-borne diseases and improve sanitation, solid waste management and agriculture production techniques. Twitter @CMOfficeUP
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Gates said in the meeting that his organisation would like to help the state in controlling vector-borne diseases and improve sanitation, solid waste management and agriculture production techniques. Twitter @CMOfficeUP
The Gates Foundation will also help Uttar Pradesh improve upon its mother and child nutrition programmes. Bill Gates also expressed his willingness to work on the issue of strengthening Anganwadi centres to tackle the issue of child malnutrition and fortify their diets through existing government programs. Twitter @CMOfficeUP
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The Gates Foundation will also help Uttar Pradesh improve upon its mother and child nutrition programmes. Bill Gates also expressed his willingness to work on the issue of strengthening Anganwadi centres to tackle the issue of child malnutrition and fortify their diets through existing government programs. Twitter @CMOfficeUP
The chief minister was informed by Gates that the foundation has expertise in sewage treatment solutions and they were working on various projects in other states and would also like to work in this area in Uttar Pradesh to treat municipal wastes and help clean rivers. Twitter @CMOfficeUP
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The chief minister was informed by Gates that the foundation has expertise in sewage treatment solutions and they were working on various projects in other states and would also like to work in this area in Uttar Pradesh to treat municipal wastes and help clean rivers. Twitter @CMOfficeUP