Situation Report of Bajhang Earthquake - Weekly Update


This report consists of the findings of the situation in Bajhang district after the Earthquake of 5.3 magnitude earthquake followed 26 minutes later by a significantly stronger 6.3 magnitude. As it took place in the daytime, it gave time for the people to relocate themselves to a safer place after the initial jolt, resulting in fewer human casualties. The report incorporates the Bajhang Earthquake timeline, Monsoon Withdrawal and Post-Monsoon Scenario, Damage from Post-Monsoon Rainfall in the Earthquake, information in detail about the Status of Relief Distribution and Trouble in Cash Distribution, along with the situation analysis post the happening and response.

The details of poor household survey data can be accessed at:


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