Bill Gates to launch major polio initiative in India

New Delhi:Microsoft founder Bill Gates will launch a major initiative for India’s public healthcare here Wednesday with a special focus on polio eradication, said officials at his philanthropic foundation.

Gates will launch the initiative under the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation – founded by him and his wife – which believes that while polio cannot be cured at present, it can be prevented by immunising children at the right age. more…

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