In the three minutes that Dr. Yusuf Khwaja Hamied was given to speak at European Commission’s round table conference in Brussels in September 2000, he stunned the world. His company Cipla, he said, was ready to offer a generic triple drug combination to treat HIV/AIDS at $800 per person per year. This, when the prevailing price charged by the multinational drug companies was around $12,000 at the time.