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Nepalis dig through quake rubble for survivors, PM says toll could be 10,000

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  • International aid effort to Nepal intensifies

  • Death toll passes 4,300 while more than 7,000 injured

  • PM says toll could reach 10,000

  • Hundreds of climbers still around Mount Everest

By Rupam Jain Nair and Gopal Sharma

KATHMANDU, April 28 (Reuters) - The death toll from Nepal's devastating earthquake could reach 10,000, the prime minister said on Tuesday, as residents frustrated by the government's slow response used their bare hands to dig for signs of their loved ones.

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