Malaria in students in Odisha, India

Malaria has been diagnosed in 3,434 students of government-run residential schools in Kandhamal district.

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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.