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Nepal quake toll reaches 758 - Nepal home ministry official: Reuters

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7.9-earthquake leaves Nepal devastated; death toll reaches 758, 34 people killed in India
The death toll from a powerful earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday has risen to 758, a senior home ministry official told Reuters, with 181 people killed in the capital Kathmandu. The quake measuring 7.9 is the strongest to hit the country in 81 years. Many parts of the country experienced aftershocks after the earthquake that had its epicentre at Gorkha, 140 km west of Kathmandu.

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