The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomed the Government of Malawi's landmark pilot programme.
In response to a request from Mozambique, India immediately diverted three naval ships to the port city of Beira, a Ministry of External Affairs statement said.
Mozambique, where the monster storm made landfall early last Friday, is reeling.
While 5,756 homes were destroyed in Mozambique, floods have left over 230,000 people without shelter.
The MEA said the Malawian government had put out a strongly-worded statement highlighting the role which Mahatma Gandhi and India played in the development of Africa.
Over 3,000 Malawians have signed a petition opposing the statue, saying the Indian independence hero had done nothing for the southern African country.
Naidu's engagements includes meeting presidents of the countries; holding bilateral meets with his counterparts and delegation level talks; and interacting with business groups and Indian communities.