Q. With reference to Malaria Elimination Research Alliance-India, consider the following statements:
1.It has been initiated by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
2.One of its aims is to eliminate malaria nationally by 2025.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Both statements are incorrect.
- It was launched by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
- It is a conglomeration of partners working on malaria control. The aim is to harness and reinforce research in a coordinated way in order to achieve a tangible impact on malaria elimination.