Devindra Rumba (12 years old), the youngest son of Surjaya Bahadur Rumba and Kanchi Maya Rumba hails from Aamvanjyang Village Development Committee of Makwanpur district. Born and raised in a family with the parents, two brothers and two sisters, the child has two sisters-in-law and two cousins. He was born to the second wife of his father who married twice.
Maiti Majhi was selling goods to her customers outside the main gate of Tribhuwan International Airport when the ground started to shake all of a sudden. “I was helpless when the ground started to shake violently. Everybody was running here and there to find the safe place but I had no second option than praying for the tremor to stop
This story is a prototype of the 25th April earthquake survivors in the severely affected districts of Nepal. Mrs. Tamang, seen in the picture is a 55 year old woman with her husband in ward no. 5 of Sikre VDC. Located in the remote Nuwakot district, the VDC is among one of the hard hit areas by the tremor which
Mr. Dhan Bahadur Tamang, a 39 year old man hails from Pudhi bhanjyang, ward no. 4 of Sikre VDC who has a wife, a son and two daughters as family members. He clearly remembers the moment the earthquake struck. "I was busy working as a mason to build a house in the village when suddenly the house began to shake. I