KATHMANDU — An aftershock with 5.4 on the Richter scale has jolted central Nepal on Wednesday.
According to Seismological Center, (NSC) Lainchaur, the tremor was felt at 3:7 pm with Sindhupalchwok epicenter.
The NSC said the tremor felt today was another aftershock of the April 25 quake last year.
It was the third aftershock above magnitude 5 in February, according to NSC.Follow @gorkhapost
One Nepali dies another severely injured in Maryland gun shooting
One Nepali had died and another severly injured injured in a gun shooting incident at a drugstore distribution center in Maryland, USA on Thursday.
The deceased has been identified as Brinda Giri, 41 from Baltimore — originally from Kaski and maternal home in Parbat,Nepal, according to Harry Bhandari,a Democratic candidate for state delegate from District 8 and a teacher with Baltimore City Schools.
Giri, a mother of two had recently moved to the US from Nepal to meet her husband who has been living there for 10 years.
Bhandari,who is a community leader and candidate for state delegate, said that another Nepali Purna Acharya is badly injured in the incident.
Acharya is being treated at a local hospital reads the press release by Police.
The shooting took place at Rite Aid distribution center in Aberdeen, 35 miles North-East from Baltimore. Isnochiya Moajli, 26, a co-worker said bullets were fired at local time 9 PM. The shooter shot others and himself at last.
Police rushed injured Giri to a hospital, where she died.
Three Americans have also died in the incident.Follow @gorkhapost