Today April 25, 2015 earthquake hits Nepal around 11:55 AM. Earthquake in Nepal 2072 according to United States Geological Survey, 7.9 magnitude earthquake occurred approximately 35 Kilometers east of Lamjung district. Tremors were felt across the region heavily affecting Gorkha, Lamjung, Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Pokhara, Chitwan it is confirmed that the earth quake was felt in northern parts of India calming about 200 lives. In Nepal, death toll has reached over 4000 across state.

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After the earthquake, frequent quakes were felt in Kathmandu, Chitwan and other places. This earthquake have destroyed many historical palaces like Basantapur Durbar Square, Nine storied Dharahara (Bhimsen Thapa Tower) have collapsed killing atleast 30 people  Dharahara is one of the famous tourist destination in Kathmandu. The Monkey Temple ‘Shyamvunath’ have also suffered damage from earthquake.

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Remains of Dharahara (nine storied tower) after earthquake

Because of heavy damage and potential risk of another hit, Nepal Government have deployed national Defense team with Disaster Response Squadron in the rescue mission. Neighboring countries have  also sent foods and clothing to the earthquake hit people in Nepal.

Countries which helped Nepal for relief and rescue are: Bhutan, Israel, Bangladesh, India, USA, Japan, China, Pakistan, Canada. List is still increasing as many other countries are willing to help Nepal for reconstruction of the damaged structures and heritages. All NRNs (Non Residential Nepalese) living around globe have stood up and helped with their heart open to rebuild our nation/home/village.


FOR more updates on Earthquake in Nepal 2072 check THIS POST.

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  • Yanto

    February 10, 2016 - 5:12 pm

    I, My name is Sophie, I live in Que9bec city of canada and my first laagnge is french. Sorry for my english writting.In last june 2010, I go in orphanage of BaVi and I work like voluntar nurse during 3 week at this orphanage. I see this childs on your photography Hoa in the house #2 and the Phuong the young boy. I make a first aid at the childs of house #1 and 2. During my experience, I receive a proposition of my adoption agency for adopt a little girl who live in the house #1, She have about 15 month in june 2010, She have a crip legs and this name Thi Thuong .The nannies say Thuong Thuong . So I wait presently for go Vietnam in summer 2011 for termined the process of adoption of my future girl.I dont receive a other photography of my girl since june 2010 .Is it possible, that you haved a photography of my girl? Thank you very much of your collaboration.Sophie Girard

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