Figure 1: Trend of malaria in Odisha state for the years 2016, 2017 and 2018. Malaria cases in the state started declining after July for each year. Substantial reduction is noticed in subsequent months of 2017, compared to the corresponding months of 2016. The declining trend continues in 2018 with reporting of 59% case reduction in December 2018 (Predicted). Case reduction values are shown in percent.