Malaria is serious public health threat in India

People infected with malaria continue to be reported by health authorities in Delhi, Jharkhand, West Bengal.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Malaria.

Advice For Travellers

Malaria is a risk throughout most of India, except at high altitudes in mountainous areas. 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.