Awaken Nepal

Earthquake affects 70 pc houses in Humla

Around 70 per cent houses in Chhitra VDC have suffered cracks after the earthquake of May 23 struck struck Humla district.

An team of security agencies headed by Chief District Officer Krishna Bahadur Katuwal found 68 per cent houses with cracks in course of on-site inspection.

Some private houses including buildings of Kalasidda Primary School based in district headquarters Simikot have seen cracks, said CDO Katuwal.