2362 children from Dhading affected by quake: Report

File Photo

File Photo

Dhading / June 21: The total 2362 children from Dhading district were affected by the earthquakes in April 25 and May 12, 2015, said a report by the emergency project run by the District Child Welfare Committee.

The report made public at a programme to review its report on the status of children affected by the devastating quake said that of the affected children, status of 2009 is at risk, while the remaining 353 were separated from their families.

The report said that of the total 681 who lost their lives to the quake, 241 were children (123 boys and 118 girls). Likewise, of a total of 1218 who sustained injures, 231 were children (112 boys and 119 girls).

Of the total affected children, 327 received Rs 4,000 each in relief under family protection assistance, while 858 got Rs 5,000 each under academic assistance, the report said. RSS

Related News

Leave a Reply

टाइप गरेर स्पेस थिच्नुहोस् र नेपाली युनिकोडमा पाउनुहोस। (Press Ctrl+g to toggle between English and Nepali OR just Click on the letter). अंग्रेजीमा टाइप गर्न "अ" मा थिच्नुहोस्।

Advertise Section 7

TOP NEWSview all

Clean Nepal is possible as over 23 million people are willing to contribute: Khem Sharma

Even though it’s late, victims will get something from the commission: Subedi

Cecil and Harambe; a lesson for Himalayan Republic

Trip Down under

We want real conversion of our students beyond religion: Fr. Boniface Tigga, Regional Superior of Nepal Jesuit Society

Positive Development Media Pvt. Ltd. / Regd. No: 232 / 073-74

Kathmandu, Nepal


Editor : Mr. Divesh J.B. Rana Chairperson : Mr. Pratibedan Baidya