25 Telangana tourists stuck in Nepal

Published on April 26, 2015 07:03:03 AM
About 25 tourists from Telangana state were stuck in earthquake hit Nepal. Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has asked tourism officials to extend all the assistance to them and make arrangements to locate and bring them back to the state.

The state government is also in touch with the Indian Embassy in Nepal to find out if more tourists from Telangana are stranded.

Meanwhile the death toll in Nepal increased to 1500 while about 4,279 people were reportedly injured and in India about 34 people were killed due to the earthquake.