Humans have been fighting with malaria for ages. Despite advanced technology, we are yet to develop vaccine for malaria. The cause of malaria is bite from the female Annopheles mosquito. Malaria is associated with serious complications like multiple organ failure & can even lead to death.
The best way to prevent malaria is to keep our home & surroundings clean.
Here are few simple steps to prevent malaria:
1. No standing water:
2. Use oil:
Oil, kerosene oil or vegetable oil can be applied to the water surface. This leads to suffocation of mosquito larvae.