Fresh rescue operations underway in Nepal

Nepal Earthquake

A major earthquake struck eastern Nepal, near Qomolangma, two weeks after more than 8,000 died in a devastating quake. At least 29 people have been killed and 1,006 injured, according to the Nepali government. CCTV’s Andy Saputra filed this report.

Fresh rescue operations underway in Nepal

Fresh rescue operations underway in Nepal

A major earthquake struck eastern Nepal, near Qomolangma, two weeks after more than 8,000 died in a devastating quake. At least 29 people have been killed and 1,006 injured, according to the Nepali government. CCTV's Andy Saputra filed this report.


Christine Bragale challenges of aid distribution
The dire situation in Nepal is getting worse after it was walloped by a second strong earthquake in as many weeks. Disaster teams are worried damaged buildings aren’t safe. It means more tent cities popping up across the country. Which of course adds to the challenge of getting food and aid to people cut off by landslides and broken roads. CCTV spoke to Christine Bragale. She’s director of media relations at Mercy Corps, which has teams on the ground there now.

Christine Bragale on the challenges of aid distribution

Christine Bragale on the challenges of aid distribution

The dire situation in Nepal is getting worse after it was walloped by a second strong earthquake in as many weeks. Disaster teams are worried damaged buildings aren't safe. It means more tent cities popping up across the country. Which of course adds to the challenge of getting food and aid to people cut off by landslides and broken roads. CCTV spoke to Christine Bragale. She's director of media relations at Mercy Corps, which has teams on the ground there now.