Most affected areas are Gorkha and Lamjung Districts (north-west of Kathmandu). Damage in Kathmandu Valley limited to historical densely built up neighbourhoods.
Latest government figures on total causalities are between 700 - 1000. This is expected to increase.
Government has called emergency meeting with CNDRC followed by Emergency Core Clusters.
Updates on this to be shared shortly.
Total affected population not yet determined but 30 of 75 districts are reported to be affected.