Malaria cases are increasing in Mapusa, Goa, India

The town of Mapusa has reported 650 cases of malaria from January to April, more than the reported number for all of 2014.

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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.