Devastating 7.8 Magnitude Earthquake In Nepal

Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

Tragedy struck the world when a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Kathmandu, Nepal earlier this morning. Over a 1000 people have died in the disaster that turned buildings into rubble and levelled the city's 61m tall Dharahara Tower to the ground. The quake was so strong it caused an avalanche on Mount Everest and was felt in India, Tibet and Bangladesh.

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

A girl is treated for her injuries, Image Credit: Niranjan Shrestha/AP

Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

Injured child recovering from the earthquake, Image Credit: Niranjan Shrestha/AP

Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

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Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

Everest Base Camp, Image Credit: Azim Afif/AP

Devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal

Everest Base Camp, Image Credit: Azim Afif/AP

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