The biggest burden of malaria in India is borne by the most backward, poor and remote parts of the country. Surveillance is the key to malaria control. Hard to reach areas pose challenge to surveillance. Difficult terrain, insurgency, inadequate supply chain management, vacancies of public health personnel often make surveillance a challenging task.
There is need to introduce innovative strategies to improve surveillance. The technology should be effective in rapidly detecting cases and treating malaria in the remote areas.
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