Malaria deaths recorded in regions of Botswana

The Palapye Hospital has treated 27 people with malaria in the Tswapong North region, Maunatlala, Lerala and surrounding villages. At least 2 patients have died.

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All travellers 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.

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