Funding for this research was provided by:
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Govt. of India (DGHS/2014)
Received: 14 June 2019
Accepted: 6 April 2020
First Online: 16 April 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was approved by the Institutional Ethics Committee of ICMR-National Institute of Malaria Research, New Delhi. However, during the study, no human subject was recruited for any drug trial. The blood test for malaria diagnosis by either microscopy or rapid diagnostic test was done as per standard procedures during routine fortnightly surveillance followed by treatment as per the national drug policy guidelines.
: Not applicable
: The authors declare we have no competing interests.