KATHMANDU — An aftershock of the April 25 Gorkha earthquake, measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale and with epicenter in Dolakha, was recorded at 10.16 this morning, the National Seismological Center stated.
Before this, an aftershock of 4.0 on the Richter scale with epicenter in Sindhupalchok was recorded on March 31.
So far 444 aftershocks measuring 4 or above on the Richter scale have been recorded after the April 25 Gorkha Earthquake, Chief at the National Seismological Centre, Lok Bijaya Adhikari, said.
Finance Committee meeting deferred until 1 pm today
KATHMANDU— The meeting of the Finance Committee under the House of Representatives that was scheduled at 9 am today has been postponed until 1 pm.
The meeting was put off for lack of a quorum, said Chairperson of committee Krishna Prasad Dahal. Until 9:30 am, only nine members of the 25-member committee were present in the meeting.
Issues relating to capital expenditures and non-budgetary release of fund were scheduled for discussion in the meeting.Follow @gorkhapost