Gates Pledges $94M to India for Maternal, Child Health

June 2010
India -- West;6/18/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 30, pA14
The article reports that the Gates Foundation of Melinda Gates has pledged an initial grant of 94 million dollars to India out of the 1.5 billion dollars in grants.


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