Earthquake Relief

Sunday Baisakh 12, 2073 (24th Apr. 2016)

Valley Public observes the first anniversary of Nepal's devastating earthquake

Valley Public Higher Secondary School closed for a day of remembrance for the one-year anniversary of the earthquake to hit Nepal.

The Valley Public community took time to attend memorial services and reflect back on the Saturday Baisakh 12, 2072 (25th April, 2015) 7.8 earthquake that hit Nepal, which was followed by an even more devastating quake two weeks later resulting in almost 9,000 deaths, 8 million people affected, and vast swaths of the nation in rubble including the capital, Kathmandu.

Estimated statistics suggest that: