Chinese engineers work to restore China-Nepal highway

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A Chinese team of engineers has joined the operation to help Nepal rebuild. Their first task is to restore a key highway connecting China and Nepal. CCTV’s Quentin Vigne filed this report.

Chinese engineers work to restore China-Nepal highway

Chinese engineers work to restore China-Nepal highway

A Chinese team of engineers has joined the operation to help Nepal rebuild. Their first task is to restore a key highway connecting China and Nepal. CCTV's Quentin Vigne filed this report.

Highlights:

  • The highway connecting Kathmandu and Zham Port was completely cut off after the earthquake.
  • Chinese army engineers worked for six straight hours on Monday to restore the highway.

China sends 62-member rescue team to Nepal
China sent its 62-member International Search and Rescue Team to Nepal a day after the deadly quake wreaked havoc. The team pulled out two people alive from rubble and has been instrumental in rescue and relief operations in Nepal, according to CCTV correspondent Shweta Bajaj.

China sends 62-member rescue team to Nepal

China sends 62-member rescue team to Nepal

China sent its 62-member International Search and Rescue Team to Nepal a day after the deadly quake wreaked havoc. The team pulled out two people alive from rubble and has been instrumental in rescue and relief operations in Nepal, according to CCTV correspondent Shweta Bajaj.