Ahmedabad, Gujarat, reports more than 1,200 cases of malaria in August

During the month of August, over 1,200 cases of malaria (18 percent are the severe strain of malaria) in Ahmedabad Municipality. Travellers to this region can reduce their risk of exposure to malaria by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites. Anti-malaria medication is recommended.

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