Malta is citrus fruit grown in India. It is commonly called as sangtra. It occupies nearly 30% of total area under citrus cultivation.
The fruit Malta is said to boost the immune system and to be effective for treating pneumonia, blood pressure, stomach and intestinal problems and diseases related to vitamin C deficiency.
It is rich in mineral salt, magnesium, calcium, iron, potassium, phospjorus and zinc.
Store in a cool dry place.