We express our gratitude to the Inesfly, Valencia, Spain, for their kind donation of insecticidal paint. We are also thankful to the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Diseases Research, Bangladesh core donors, the Government of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh; UKAID; Swedish SIDA; and Canadian CIDA. We are also grateful to our study participants.
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Mondal D , 2016. Efficacy, safety and cost of insecticide treated wall lining, insecticide treated bed nets and indoor wall wash with lime for visceral leishmaniasis vector control in the Indian sub-continent: a multi-country cluster randomized controlled trial. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 10: e0004932.