Nepal: first activity report after earthquake

by | Oct 6, 2015 | Disasters and Responses, News, Society of St. Vincent de Paul

SSVPGlobalAt exactly 11:56 am Saturday, 25th April 2015, the long overdue mega earthquake shook the entire country Nepal. The magnitude 7.8 earthquake caused 9,058 known fatalities, 16949 injuries, 400340 buildings damaged and much more. Over half of Nepal’s 75 districts have been affected, with 14 districts severely impacted. Amongst our Catholic community one death, few injured and many homeless have been sadly reported. Thanks for those of us who are safe. We cannot remain silent. Read more at SSVPGlobal.