Delhi and NCR witnessed fresh tremors today after a 7.4 earthquake rattled the Nepal border. A rescue worker stands beside buildings that collapsed in an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Tuesday.
Already devastated, Nepal on Tuesday suffered another powerful earthquake of 7.3-magnitude that killed at least 42 people and injured over 1,000 in less than three weeks of a temblor that had claimed over 8,000 lives.
The earthquake struck at 12:35 PM, some 83 kilometres east of Kathmandu near Mount Everest at a shallow depth of 15 kilometres, the US Geological Survey said. The tremors come just weeks after a massive 7.9 earthquake rattled the Himalayan kingdom and its capital Kathmandu killing more than 8,000 people and flattening several centuries-old heritage structures. PM took stock of the situation following the fresh major earthquake felt in Nepal and parts of India, at a high-level meeting. Rescuers look for victims under a building that collapsed after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. At least 51 people were killed in India due to the earthquake and close to 237 injured in various parts of the country, which destroyed or damaged several houses and buildings. A woman cries as her son was trapped inside a collapsed house after an earthquake hit, in Kathmandu, Nepal April 25, 2015.
Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal, bordering Nepal, were the worst affected parts of India in the earthquake.
In the wake of the devastating earthquake in Nepal, a control room has been set up in Ministry of External Affairs to provide all help and information round the clock. Volunteers run with a stretcher to carry a dead body recovered from the debris of a building that collapsed after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal.
In a warning of sorts of the earthquake, reports say Sikkim has been feeling tremors for the last three days. People gather near a collapsed house after a major earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal April 25, 2015. An Indian army mountaineering team found 18 bodies on Mount Everest on Saturday, an army spokesman said, the earthquake in Nepal unleashed an avalanche on the mountain at the start of the main climbing season. Nepal’s Tourism Ministry could only confirm 10 deaths, but spokesman Gyanendra Shrestha said that the death toll could rise, and that the avalanche had buried part of the base camp. Ministry officials estimated that at least 1,000 climbers, including about 400 foreigners, had been at base camp or on Everest when the earthquake struck.
An injured child lies on the ground outside the Medicare Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. President Pranab Mukherjee today said India was committed to assist Nepal in every possible way in dealing with the situation arising due to a powerful earthquake which shook the neighbouring country. He also called upon state governments and agencies concerned to take all necessary steps to provide relief to those affected by the earthquake. Some residents also complained of mobile network congestion as they were trying to reach their friends and relatives soon after the earthquake. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has announced a financial assistance of rupees five lakh to the kin of those killed in the earthquake, Rs 50,000 to grievously injured and Rs 20,000 to those having minor injuries, an official spokesman said here. People stand around damage caused by an earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.


Two persons died and 17 others were injured in roof and wall collapse in the wake of a high intensity earthquake that rocked Bihar today. Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has asked DoT Secretary Rakesh Garg to take stock of the damage to telecom network in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh due to the earthquake and initiate measures to restore the network. A building stands damaged after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. A group of people gather outdoors as an earthquake hits Kathmandu city, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. Nepal’s Kantipur TV showed at least 21 bodies lined up on the ground The shallow quake struck west Kathmandu, causing buildings to collapse, injuring many and leaving a pall of dust over the city, witnesses said.
PM Narendra Modi called an emergency meeting at 3 pm to review the situation occurred due to earthquake. One person was killed in a wall collapse even as several multi-storyed buildings developed cracks when an earthquake shook West Bengal. Volunteers help with rescue work at the site of a building that collapsed after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
The situation in Nepal appears more troubling as several news organisation reported massive destruction due to earthquake in Nepal. At least 10 people were killed and heavy casualties feared as a strong earthquake measuring 7.9 on Richter scale struck Nepal today bringing down a number of buildings including the centuries-old Dharhara tower in the heart of the capital trapping scores of people.
A powerful earthquake in Nepal on Saturday triggered an avalanche on Mount Everest, climbers said, raising fears for those on the world’s highest peak a year after another avalanche caused the deadliest incident on the mountain.
Kathmandu Darbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage site was badly damaged due to high intensity earthquake. The north coastal Andhra Pradesh experienced mild tremors today after a powerful earthquake struck Nepal and parts of north and northeast India. A major earthquake rocked Sikkim today, triggering landslides in various parts of the state.
We are in the process of finding more information and are working to reach out to those affected, both at home & in Nepal. Major tremors felt across India as earthquake measuring more than 6 on Richter Scale shook the country.
Narendra Modi also spoke to Nepal’s President Ram Baran in connection with the quake. Tremors were felt in several parts of Odisha following a severe earthquake in many parts of East and North India triggering panic among the people. Mild tremors lasting about 30 seconds were reported from parts of Mangaluru city around noon today, triggering panic in the area.
A low intensity tremor was felt in some parts of Kochi today, triggering panic among people residing in high rise buildings, officials said. People gather in an intersection near a damaged building in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. Very low intensity tremors were felt in some areas in Chennai today, alarming people as they rushed out of a few commercial and residential complexes, officials said.
At least 36 people were killed in India due to the earthquake and close to 200 injured in various parts of the country.


Eyewitnesses described scenes of panic and confusion in the Nepali capital when the ground started shaking beneath their feet, sending people running out of their homes and onto streets choked with thick dust.
A collapsed building is pictured after an earthquake hit, in Kathmandu, Nepal April 25, 2015. The ministry estimated that 300,000 foreign tourists and trekkers were in Nepal when the earthquake struck. A powerful earthquake measuring 7.4 on Richter scale today struck Nepal, which witnessed a devastating temblor two weeks ago that flattened houses and buildings killing more than 8,000 people.
A major earthquake in Nepal hit a remote mountainous region of the country on Tuesday, killing at least 36 people and leaving more than 1,000 injured, triggering landslides and toppling buildings less than three weeks after the country was ravaged by its worst quake in decades.
Nepal’s Home Ministry raises the death toll from the latest earthquake to at least 36.
Nepalese people gather outdoors during an earthquake in Bhaktapur, Nepal, Tuesday, May 12, 2015. The US Geological Survey said Tuesday’s earthquake was centred 68 km (about 42 miles) west of the town of Namche Bazar, close to Mount Everest and the border with Tibet. Residents in the Indian town of Siliguri, near the border with Nepal, said chunks of concrete fell off one or two buildings. Nepalese have been terrified by dozens of aftershocks that hit the country in the days following the April 25 quake. Prime Minister has also taken report of the situation in districts of UP and Bihar that are bordering Nepal besides speaking to the Sitamarhi MP. A strong magnitude-7.9 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said. As many as 2,000 people have been declared dead so far in Nepal, while in India the toll now is 57 with fresh tremors. The powerful earthquake struck Nepal and sent tremors through northern India on Saturday, killing hundreds of people, toppling an historic 19th-century tower in the capital Kathmandu and touching off a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest. A shallow earthquake measuring 7.9 magnitude struck west of the ancient Nepali capital of Kathmandu on Saturday, killing more than 100 people, injuring hundreds and leaving a pall over the valley, doctors and witnesses said.
In view of the situation, five NDRF (National Disaster Response Force) teams have left for as many districts to help citizens in the wake of the earthquake and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is rushing back to Patna from New Delhi. The severity of the earthquake can be gauged from the fact that even the 13th aftershock was of very high intensity of above 6.6  on Richter scale.
The earthquake with epicentre at Lamjung, around 80 kilometers northwest of Kathmandu, and had its impact in several cities in Bihar and West Bengal and eastern India. The shallow earthquake measuring 7.9 magnitude struck west of the ancient Nepali capital of Kathmandu on Saturday, killing more than 100 people, injuring hundreds and leaving a pall over the valley, doctors and witnesses said.
Another major earthquake has hit Nepal near the Chinese border between the capital of Kathmandu and Mount Everest.



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