Melinda Gates visited Garhi village in New Delhi on Wednesday and met with elderly women and others . She was seen using Paytm to make a purchase at a local grocery .
Melinda Gates, philanthropist and co-chairwoman of the Gates Foundation, visited Garhi village in New Delhi on Wednesday and met with elderly women and others there.Ms Melinda noticed how India's digital public system enhances financial inclusion when she chitchatting with India Post Payments Bank customers and elderly women pensioners on Twitter.@melindagates visited Garhi Village in New Delhi and saw how India's #digital public infrastructure is supporting #financialinclusion, as the caption of the story read.In the video, the billionaire was seen using Paytm to make a purchase at a local grocery.Melinda Gates met with Yogi Adityanath, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, in Lucknow on Wednesday, and discussed strengthening the state government's technical cooperation in health care, nutrition, and agriculture.She also praised the UP governments' Covid management and the prevention of diseases such as encephalitis.According to the government release, the world could learn from the way the state vaccinated such a large and dense population.On Tuesday, the 58-year-old met Foreign Minister Dr S Jaishankar, who also called on President Droupadi Murmu.She is hopeful that the Gates Foundation and the Government of India will work in tandem to achieve common objectives and broaden the country's commitment to gender equality.
.@melindagates visited Garhi Village in New Delhi and witnessed how India's #digital public infrastructure is enabling #financialinclusion. @gatesfoundation @IPPBOnline @IndiaPostOffice @RBI @UIDAI @NPCI_NPCI pic.twitter.com/XPbjjiRej2— Gates Foundation India (@BMGFIndia) December 7, 2022