New Delhi: Microsoft Corp co-founder Invoice Gates, who’s the chief visitor of the eighth Worldwide Convention on Agriculture Statistics right here, met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday.
The co-chair of the Invoice and Melinda Gates Basis additionally met Smriti Irani, Union Minister for Textiles and Girls and Baby Growth.
“Prior to the launch of Bharatiya Poshan Krishi Kosh, had a productive meeting with Mr Bill Gates on India’s fight against malnutrition under the leadership of PM Narendra Modi Ji,” Irani mentioned in a tweet.
Gates is attending the Worldwide Convention on Agriculture Statistics which is being held on the NASC Advanced from November 18 to 21.
India is internet hosting the occasion for the primary time wherein Gates would share his views on the significance of information and use of expertise in agriculture.
The UN Meals and Agriculture Organisation, US Division of Agriculture, Eurostat, India’s Statistics and Programme Implementation Ministry and plenty of different nationwide and worldwide organisations are collaborating within the occasion.