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Malaria impact worldwide

Every year malaria disease kills more than 435,000 people around the world, according to the WHO report.

ht-school Updated: Sep 19, 2019 20:13 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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Every year malaria disease kills more than 435,000 people around the world, according to the WHO report. Most deaths are noted in Africa, where more than 90% of the world’s malaria cases —take place. The deadly disease caused by Plasmodium parasites that are spread to people through the bites of Anopheles mosquitoes. 

First Published: Sep 19, 2019 20:12 IST

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