The 7.9 magnitude temblor shook Nepal injuring over 8000 people and leaving thousands more homeless. PTI
- Nepal quake toll rises above 3,700
- 20:58 HRS IST
- Kathmandu:Hit by severe shortage of food, water, electricity and medicines and buffeted by fear, tens of thousands of people are out in the open here as quake-hit Nepal today desperately sought international help to tide over a looming crisis with death toll soaring to over 3,700. A well-known Telugu movie choreographer, 21-year-old Vijay, was killed in a road accident in rain and aftershock of the temblor in the early hours of today when his film unit was on its way to Kathmandu. Seven women from Assam were also feared killed in the quake on Saturday.