Tuesday Quake Kills 54 In Dolakha

Tuesday, 12th May 2015, an earthquake of 6.8 magnitudes has created fear among people as many houses are cracked and tall building have been demolished from the foundation.

The situation that was turning to normal slowly after the disaster of Baisakh 12 has now become to frighten again. The destruction of houses in some cities of capital including Nayabazar, Nayabuspark, and Samakhusi has added more fuel to fire of fear among people.

That house not being preliminary safe is not believed to have people in them. However, the search team had been searching the debris till the late evening yesterday.

Those houses that got collapsed ranged from 5 to 9 story. One five-story house in Nayabuspark had no casualties as it was empty beforehand. A shopkeeper had his shop near to a nine-storeyed building commented on how he ran to the nearby road, and the cloud of dust covered the area as the construction began to collapse.

A 6 story building in Samakhusi included a cyber cafe where some youths were expected to have been running to when the building collapsed. However, the search team has verified no sign of life in the debris.

Although the presence of more viewers was said to have been a disturbance to the search team.