Nepal earthquake

A devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on 25 April 2015, followed just 18 days later by a second large earthquake. Almost 9,000 people lost their lives, over 600,000 homes were destroyed, and key infrastructure such as schools, health facilities, temples and roads was severely damaged.

 

Rubbles everywhere in devastated Bhaktapur, Kathmandu

Rubbles everywhere in devastated Bhaktapur, Kathmandu

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Ganesh Raj Pande(33) giving fruits to her wife Lokesswari Sharma(28) who was injured by during the earthquake. She was inside her house with her husband in Kirtipur, Kathmandu when the quake happened. She fell and broke her leg when running out of the house. Now admitted in the 'Bir Hospital' in Kathmandu

Ganesh Raj Pande(33) giving fruits to her wife Lokesswari Sharma(28) who was injured by during the earthquake. She was inside her house with her husband in Kirtipur, Kathmandu when the quake happened. She fell and broke her leg when running out of the house. Now admitted in the ‘Bir Hospital’ in Kathmandu

Anchu Tamang(25), and her brother Amir Tamang(22) fell asleep. Anchu Tamang was inside her house in Paskhatka, Sindhupalchok during the earthquake. The house broke and something fell on her hand. She broke her hand and now admitted in Bir Hospital, Kathmandu

Anchu Tamang(25), and her brother Amir Tamang(22) fell asleep. Anchu Tamang was inside her house in Paskhatka, Sindhupalchok during the earthquake. The house broke and something fell on her hand. She broke her hand and now admitted in Bir Hospital, Kathmandu

Thulokanchi Tamang(55) broke her hand and got a head injury by a land slide during the earthquake while she was going back to her from a prayer. She is still traumatized and cannot talk properly. She was brought to the hospital by a rescue team with a helicopter after 8 days of the earthquake. Brahdoh, Sindhupalchok

Thulokanchi Tamang(55) broke her hand and got a head injury by a land slide during the earthquake while she was going back to her from a prayer. She is still traumatized and cannot talk properly. She was brought to the hospital by a rescue team with a helicopter after 8 days of the earthquake. Brahdoh, Sindhupalchok

Sharaswati Tamang(25) she was going back to her house from a prayer at the time of the earthquake. A stone fell on her head as there was a landslide beacause of the quake. Now she cant talk properly and feels too much pain. She is also traumatized as her husband Krisna Tamang(36) said, he is now taking care of her. Their house is destryed and her mother Thulokanchi Tamang(55) also got a head injury as they were together at that time and now admitted in the same hospital beside her bed. Bir Hospital, Kathmandu

Sharaswati Tamang(25) she was going back to her house from a prayer at the time of the earthquake. A stone fell on her head as there was a landslide beacause of the quake. Now she cant talk properly and feels too much pain. She is also traumatized as her husband Krisna Tamang(36) said, he is now taking care of her. Their house is destryed and her mother Thulokanchi Tamang(55) also got a head injury as they were together at that time and now admitted in the same hospital beside her bed. Bir Hospital, Kathmandu

Body of Rajesh Nepali(30) kept on the floor on a que for cremation. The family of Rajesh Nepali(30) got his body after 12 days of his death inside the Bhatragol Jail in Kathmandu. During the earthquake a wall fell on him and he died on the spot with a head injury. He is from Thulosaruwari Kotda, Sindhupalchok. He was in jail for last 8 years. His family got the news of his death after 12 days when Police officer called them and informed about it till then they were thinking of him missing from the jail after the jail was damaged by the earthquake.

Body of Rajesh Nepali(30) kept on the floor on a que for cremation.
The family of Rajesh Nepali(30) got his body after 12 days of his death inside the Bhatragol Jail in Kathmandu. During the earthquake a wall fell on him and he died on the spot with a head injury. He is from Thulosaruwari Kotda, Sindhupalchok. He was in jail for last 8 years. His family got the news of his death after 12 days when Police officer called them and informed about it till then they were thinking of him missing from the jail after the jail was damaged by the earthquake.

Dil Kumar Pariyar(44), Preparing wood for the cremation of his brother Rajesh Nepali(30) at Pashupati, Kathmandu. The family of Rajesh Nepali(30) got his body after 12 days of his death inside the Bhatragol Jail in Kathmandu. During the earthquake a wall fell on him and he died on the spot with a head injury. He is from Thulosaruwari Kotda, Sindhupalchok. He was in jail for last 8 years. His family got the news of his death after 12 days when Police officer called them and informed about it till then they were thinking of him missing from the jail after the jail was damaged by the earthquake.

Dil Kumar Pariyar(44), Preparing wood for the cremation of his brother Rajesh Nepali(30) at Pashupati, Kathmandu.
The family of Rajesh Nepali(30) got his body after 12 days of his death inside the Bhatragol Jail in Kathmandu. During the earthquake a wall fell on him and he died on the spot with a head injury. He is from Thulosaruwari Kotda, Sindhupalchok. He was in jail for last 8 years. His family got the news of his death after 12 days when Police officer called them and informed about it till then they were thinking of him missing from the jail after the jail was damaged by the earthquake.

Leela(36) niece of Rajesh Nepali(30) with her son covering nose and rotten smell coming out of his body as the body was kept in the morgue for 12 days. Pashupati, Kathmandu The family of Rajesh Nepali(30) got his body after 12 days of his death inside the Bhatragol Jail in Kathmandu. During the earthquake a wall fell on him and he died on the spot with a head injury. He is from Thulosaruwari Kotda, Sindhupalchok. He was in jail for last 8 years. His family got the news of his death after 12 days when Police officer called them and informed about it till then they were thinking of him missing from the jail after the jail was damaged by the earthquake.

Leela(36) niece of Rajesh Nepali(30) with her son covering nose and rotten smell coming out of his body as the body was kept in the morgue for 12 days. Pashupati, Kathmandu
The family of Rajesh Nepali(30) got his body after 12 days of his death inside the Bhatragol Jail in Kathmandu. During the earthquake a wall fell on him and he died on the spot with a head injury. He is from Thulosaruwari Kotda, Sindhupalchok. He was in jail for last 8 years. His family got the news of his death after 12 days when Police officer called them and informed about it till then they were thinking of him missing from the jail after the jail was damaged by the earthquake.

Dil Kimar Priyar(44) standing beside his brother Rajesh Nepalis cremation and taking care of the rituals. Pashupati, Kathmandu The family of Rajesh Nepali(30) got his body after 12 days of his death inside the Bhatragol Jail in Kathmandu. During the earthquake a wall fell on him and he died on the spot with a head injury. He is from Thulosaruwari Kotda, Sindhupalchok. He was in jail for last 8 years. His family got the news of his death after 12 days when Police officer called them and informed about it till then they were thinking of him missing from the jail after the jail was damaged by the earthquake.

Dil Kimar Priyar(44) standing beside his brother Rajesh Nepalis cremation and taking care of the rituals. Pashupati, Kathmandu
The family of Rajesh Nepali(30) got his body after 12 days of his death inside the Bhatragol Jail in Kathmandu. During the earthquake a wall fell on him and he died on the spot with a head injury. He is from Thulosaruwari Kotda, Sindhupalchok. He was in jail for last 8 years. His family got the news of his death after 12 days when Police officer called them and informed about it till then they were thinking of him missing from the jail after the jail was damaged by the earthquake.

Nepali Students standing on road with flyers to collect fund for the victims of the earthquake. Thamel, Kathmandu

Nepali Students standing on road with flyers to collect fund for the victims of the earthquake. Thamel, Kathmandu

Students lighting candles remembering the victims of the eathquake. Thamel, Kathmandu

Students lighting candles remembering the victims of the eathquake. Thamel, Kathmandu

An Almira found from the debrises of a house. Bhaktapur, Kathmandu.

An Almira found from the debrises of a house. Bhaktapur, Kathmandu.

A drunk man fell asleep in front of Pashupati cremation ground. Kathmandu.

A drunk man fell asleep in front of Pashupati cremation ground. Kathmandu.

Nepal Earthquake

After demolishing one side of a partly destryoed building by the local people which created a lot of dust smoke. Bhaktapur, Kathmandu

After demolishing one side of a partly destryoed building by the local people which created a lot of dust smoke. Bhaktapur, Kathmandu