Telangana CM expresses grief over earthquake

Published on April 25, 2015 17:43:43 PM
Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao expressed grief over the earthquake that rattled Nepal and North India.

He directed the chief secretary Rajeev Sharma and other officials to find out whether any tourists of Telangana have got stuck in the earthquake hit regions and also asked them to provide the necessary assistance.

The Telangana government has also written to the Indian Embassy in Nepal to give details of Telanganites living in the country.

Meanwhile, the death toll has risen to 700 in Nepal, while so far 30 people have died in India.