Earthquake – Where are we up to? – July 8th update

Earthquake relief has been continuing although it has become more difficult since the monsoon began about 2 weeks ago. The team at Lalgadh has now delivered over 200 tonnes of supplies to five village areas in Sindhupalchowk, four village areas in Sindhuli, and one village area in Ramechhap. Some of these villages like Golche in Sindhupalchowk have been within a few kilometres of the Tibetan border. The death toll in Nepal is now nearly 9,000 people, with more than 800,000 homes destr...
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Rotary Vancouver shipping help to Nepal

Lalgadh hospital took receipt of a container from the Rotary Club in Vancouver, Canada, that had travelled several thousands of miles by sea and road . It set out on November 27th 2010  and finally arrived at Lalgadh Hospital on February 15th 2011. The idea came from a chance meeting between Robert Muir of Build Aid and David Greenwood of the Vancouver Branch of the Rotary Club. Build Aid has been involved in helping expand the infrastructure at Lalgadh, and David Greenwood is involved in the Ro...
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