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#SewaInternational #NepalRelief update as on 18th May 2015 in Delhi

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Nepal Earthquake: Relief Report & Rehab Plans
The disastrous earthquake on 25th April caused widespread devastation in at least 12 districts of Nepal and some parts of Bharat. It is believed that more than 15000 people have been killed by the earthquake though there are opinions of higher number of casualties. Thousands of houses have been destroyed in the mountainous districts of Nepal while Voluntary organizations from within Nepal and outside Nepal are serving the affected, together with Nepal and Indian Army, International NGOs are all involved in serving the people. Several Mandirs & Muths and heritage buildings of archaeological importance have been destroyed in different parts of Nepal including Kathmandu. These include Patan Krishna Mandir, Patan Darbar Square, Basantpur Hanuman Dhoka Darbar square, Bhaktapur Darbar square, Taleju Mandir. The loss of historical and culturally important Bhimsen Dharahara 9storey tower is probably the worst loss. The volunteers of Hindu Swa…