Consider the following diseases:

  1. Kala-azar
  2. Chikungunya
  3. Filariasis

The WHO's mandatory elimination list calls for elimination of which of the above by 2017 from India?  

Answer: [C] Only 1 & 3

Chikungunya is not included the mandatory elimination list. The 2017 target for the elimination of kala azar and filariasis, is mandated by the WHO.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module