About the Authors

Kranti Suresh Vora

Contributed equally to this work with: Kranti Suresh Vora, Sandul Yasobant, Raja Sengupta, Ashish Upadhyay

kvora@iiphg.org

Affiliation Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Sandul Yasobant

Contributed equally to this work with: Kranti Suresh Vora, Sandul Yasobant, Raja Sengupta, Ashish Upadhyay

Affiliation Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Raja Sengupta

Contributed equally to this work with: Kranti Suresh Vora, Sandul Yasobant, Raja Sengupta, Ashish Upadhyay

Affiliation Department of Geography, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Ayesha De Costa

‡ These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Ashish Upadhyay

Contributed equally to this work with: Kranti Suresh Vora, Sandul Yasobant, Raja Sengupta, Ashish Upadhyay

Affiliation Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Dileep V. Mavalankar

‡ These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KV SY RS DM. Performed the experiments: KV SY RS AU. Analyzed the data: SY AU RS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KV SY RS. Wrote the paper: KV SY RS ADC AU DM. Critical review and overall guidance: ADC DM.