Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy showing a picture of Nagarjunasagar dam to John Kerry in Hyderabad on Thursday.
The Hindu, India’s National Newspaper reports that John Kerry praised the Indian government’s “innovative initiatives in providing free power to farmers, besides creating infrastructure and irrigation facilities.”
He also lauded their programs to promote health and education and enquired about their disabled and old-age pensions. There’s more from The Hindu here.
While in India, Kerry also visited the “Care and Support Centre for People Living with HIV/AIDS at the Government Chest hospital.” Indian Health Minister K. Rosaiah and US and State Government officials accompanied him on that visit.