Nepal Earthquake

Reports of strong earthquake felt in Nepal and parts of India are coming in. Mysansar has the details. Major Nepali news sites are taking long time to load and some are not opening, Mysansar is holding up so far.

You can follow conversation and updates at Twitter, under the tag #sept18quake.

Posting some relevant tweets

“@salokya: ताप्लेजुङका पहाडी गाउँहरुमा अधिकांश घर भत्कियोः KTV #Sept18quake”

“@dipakbhattarai: भक्तपुरमा केही घर भत्किएका छन्। #Earthquake #Nepal”

Updated 10:19 AM EST

“@salokya: Image Channel- मनमोहन अस्पतालमा उपचार गर्ने क्रममा अनिता श्रेष्ठ, साजन श्रेष्ठ र एक अज्ञातको मृत्यु, बेलायती दूतावासको पर्खाल भ #sept18quake”

“@damakant: Reports say that some of the 15 injured people taken to Bit Hospital in Ktm had tried to jump out of the window”

Updated 10:47 AM EST

“@USEmbassyNepal: 6.8 earthquake felt in Nepal. US citizens in Nepal who need emergency assistance call the embassy at 1-400-7266 or 1-400-7269

“@thedailybeast: 6.8 Quake Hits Northeastern India: Buildings collapse in state of Sikkim. http://t.co/Sloq9hZN #cheatsheet”

Updated 11:07 AM EST

“@aakarpost: Star News reporting false news, ‘British Embassy Building Collapsed’ ! #fail #earthquake #Nepal”

Updated 11:49 AM EST

“@damakant: #Earthquake in #Nepal & #India: Indian cabinet dispatches 5 cargo planes to quake-hit areas; Nepali cabinet DECIDES to provide relief!”

Updated 12:03 PM EST

“@frankietaggart: Five dead so far in #Kathmandu #earthquake (epicentre across the border in #India). #AFP”

Updated 12:07 PM EST

“@salokya: Last Tweet for 2day: See video of CA Hall, Shopping Mall सभासदहरु भागाभाग http://t.co/5aOBhvNT #Sept18quake”

Updated 3:39 PM EST

“@keshuvko: PM Bhattarai off to New York to attend UNGA after massive quake in Nepal http://t.co/6c5hoB1A”

Updated 4:10 PM EST

This concludes our updates, will have a post tomorrow on the quake and relief efforts.

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