For these seven families who lost a member each to the twin earthquakes in Nepal, it is the little belongings they left behind that keep the memories alive.
A tremor measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale was recorded at 7.06 am with epicentre in Dolakha, according to the National Seismological Centre.
About 240 Nepalese nationals and 89 foreigners have still been missing since the April 25 earthquake, police said.
The children were working at garment factory Mahajan Fabrics in Jaspal Colony where they were being given Rs 50-200 per week only for stitching T-shirts.
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Dipankar Ghose travels to Deorali in Sindhupalchowk, Nepal, and tracks a day in the lives of a family that has just buried its youngest, a baby of four months.
The temblor was experienced in Muzaffarpur, Madhubani, Kisanganj, East Champaran, Lakhisarai, Munger and many other parts of the state.
The helicopter, which had six US marines and two Nepal Army personnel on board, had gone missing Tuesday during a relief operation.
The evacuation orders came a day after Nepal was hit by magnitude-7.3 earthquake.
Police said a total of 32 of 75 districts were affected in the fresh quake and several houses collapsed.
Tuesday’s quake was followed closely by at least 17 strong aftershocks, according to the USGS.
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Tremors were felt in Ranchi, Dumka, Giridih and in other places around 12.35 PM for a few seconds, an official said.
The April 25 earthquake had left 58 dead in Bihar, the largest in the country.
An earthquake measuring 7.4 with its epicenter near Kathmandu, Nepal was felt across the Indian subcontinent.