Nepal Earthquake

Nepal Earthquake

25 April 2015 Nepal earthquake killed nearly 9,000 people and injured nearly 22,000. It occurred at 11:56 Nepal Standard Time on 25 April, with a magnitude of 7.8Mw or 8.1Mₛ, Total damage: 10 billion USD (about 50% of Nepal’s nominal GDP) it was Saturday and the children were not in the collapsing school buildings. This saved the lives of about 10,000 children, Thousands of houses and Heritage building were destroyed across many districts of the country, with entire villages flattened, especially those near the epicenter Thousands of villages have been devastated, with up to 90% of clinics and schools in some districts rendered unusable., 18 climbers died at Mount Everest base camp when the quake sparked an avalanche.