Decrease in malaria cases, but still a problem in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India

Although there has been a slight decrease in the number of malaria cases reported so far this year, malaria is still a significant problem in Godavari districts where 1,878 cases have been reported. 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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