Philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has praised the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He also praised the government of PM Modi for proactive measures such as extension of lockdown to control the spread of the novel coronavirus. Gates has written a letter to PM Modi in which he wrote that the response towards control of coronavirus of the Indian government is the best. Also there has been launched of Aarogya Setu’ digital app for coronavirus tracking, contact tracing, and to connect people to health services.
Gates also said the proactive measures of the Indian government are the best because the efforts which have done by the Indian government are in top position across the world. He also praised PM Modi that he has applied nationwide lockdown to control the spread of the novel coronavirus. There are also facilities of testing to identify hotspots for isolation, quarantining, and care, and significantly increasing health expenditures to strengthen the health system response and promoting Research and Development and digital innovation.