Bill Gates with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on December 4, 2015. (AFP)
Bill Gates is the richest man in the whole world. And India has unexpectedly sought the US billionaire's help to fight the Maoist rebellion, officially called Left Wing Extremism, which in the words of a former prime minister poses the biggest threat to India’s internal security.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh chaired a meeting with Bill Gates where he sought the Microsoft czar's largesse to stop the poor from joining Maoist outfits. (Supplied)