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Rajnath urges Gates foundation to build 'Model Villages' in India

The home minister suggested that the Foundation should concentrate on developing villages and make them model ones.

ANI  |  New Delhi 

Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister on Thursday requested founder and head of the Bill & Foundation, Bill Gates, to concentrate on making "Model Villages" to inspire the local people.

Singh, who met Gates here today, had requested him to initiate health awareness programmes in the country.

The home minister suggested that the Foundation should concentrate on developing villages and make them model ones.

He also appreciated various welfare works being undertaken by the Gates foundation in

Gates explained the various technologies being adopted by them in the field of agriculture and sanitation.

He also assured the home minister that the Foundation will offer constructive support to

First Published: Fri, November 17 2017. 08:54 IST
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