The second massive earthquake to hit Nepal on Tuesday’s 7.3-magnitude. Second earthquake brings fresh fear to Nepal. This temblor had risen over least 66 people, including 17 in India and one in Chinese Tibet. More than 1900 members wounded. The epic center located at 68km west of the town of Namche Bazaar near Mount Everest, sent ripples in India all the way from the border states of Bihar and West Bengal to Gujarat and Delhi. It had a magnitude of 7.3, compared with the 7.8 of the 25 April quake.
The latest quake struck at 12:35 Nepali time (06:50 GMT) and was centred about 76km (47 miles) east of Kathmandu, in a rural area close to the Chinese border. The Authorities said there was no news of the UH-1 helicopter went missing on Tuesday in which Six US Marines and two Nepal Army personnel were there during a relief sortie.
Tremors were felt in India all the way from the border states of Bihar and West Bengal to Gujarat and Delhi. Because of this earthquake thousand of people are staying outdoors as the country was jolted by dozens of aftershocks overnight. All the people using mobiles calls and using text messages for sending information are requested to stop using the mobile network. Police asked all the people to clear roads for the movement of rescue workers.
Every year Mountaineers will scale the world’s tallest peak, this year all those have called back because 18 people died when last month’s quake triggered avalanches. After 25th April 7.8 magnitude, on Tuesday at Namche Bazaar near Mount Everest with 7.3 magnitude. but then the tremors did not stop 6.2 – magnitude with its epicenter at Dolakha, was recorded 21 minutes after the 7.3-magnitude quake. Another one, of 5.9-magnitude and with its epicenter at Dhading, occurred at 3.10 am on Wednesday. Tremors are been seen from two-and-a-half weeks since the first quake.