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Death toll in Nepal earthquake has crossed 3,300 on Monday. Officials have warned that the number of casualties could rise as rescue teams reach remote mountainous areas of western Nepal. Over 5,000 people were also injured in the earthquake and the dozen aftershocks that continued till today, with the strongest measuring 6.7 on the Richter scale. Rescuers have been hunting for survivors under heaps of debris with bare hands as well as heavy equipment though the efforts have been hampered due to fresh tremors and thunderstorms. Thousands of injured earthquake survivors are being treated at public hospitals in Kathmandu and the

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The massive earthquake of 7.9 magnitude that hit Nepal on Saturday has left more than 1,807 people dead and 4,721 injured. The quake has killed 70 in Rasuwa, 57 in Kavre, 40 in Gorkha, 35 in Dhading, 10 in Okhaldhunga, nine in Makwanpur, six in Sunsari and two each in Bhojpur and Solukhumbu. Nearly 550 Indians have been evacuated by the IAF from earthquake-hit Nepal. In the wake of the disaster, the government has declared national crisis and established a fund of 500 million Nepali rupees (about $4 million) for the reconstruction of the damaged infrastructures. The tremor also shook

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Death toll  in the massive earthquakes that rocked Nepal Saturday has risen to 618. Tremors of the quake which measured 7.9 on the Richter scale were felt in Bangladesh, Pakistan and in the northern states of India including Delhi, NCR, Bihar, and West Bengal.

An official of the Nepal home ministry confirmed the death toll on an Indian News channel. He said there had been massive damage at the epicentre.

In North and eastern part of India and at least 23 people have died in India due to the massive earthquake that hit Nepal, Money Control reported.

The epicentre of the earthquake is in Lamjung in Nepal.