Increasing malaria reported in Visakhapatnam district, Andrah Pradesh, India

Malaria cases are increasing in the Visakhapatnam district where 3,438 cases have been reported (almost double the number recorded last year).

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Advice For Travellers

Any traveller to any region where malaria transmission is occurring can reduce their risk of exposure by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites. Anti-malaria medication is recommended.