Nepal: 362 strong aftershocks in three months

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An aftershock measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale struck at 9:21 am on July 28
KATHMANDU, JUL 28 – An aftershock measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale struck at 9:21 am on Tuesday with the epicenter around Batase area of the Sindhupalchowk district, said National Seismological Department.

A total of 362 aftershocks of the Gorkha Earthquake above 4 Richter scale have been recorded since the massive 7.6 Richter scale earthquake which shook Nepal on April 25 leaving a trail of devastation in its wake.

Three months after the major earthquake the aftershocks are continuing relentlessly.

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