India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake

Updated: April 25, 2015 22:54 IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pledged India's assistance to Nepal, which was devastated by a 7.9-magnitude earthquake today. Four planes have been deployed by India for relief and rescue.

India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pledged India's assistance to Nepal, which was devastated by a 7.9-magnitude earthquake today.
India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake
Four planes have been deployed by India for relief and rescue.
India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake
C-17 Globemaster III is seen taking off. It was carrying 96 National Disaster Response Force or NDRF personnel and 15 tonnes of relief material.
India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake
Inside picture of C-17 aircraft with rescue personnel and relief material.
India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake
Indian Air Force IL-76 AC is being loaded before its take off from Bhatinda to Kathmandu.
India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake
Two A C-17 Globemaster III flew out of Hindon, near Delhi for rescue and relief operations.
India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake
A massive earthquake of 7.9 magnitude on the Richter scale hit large parts of Nepal on Saturday, killing over 1000 people.
India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake
Major tremors were also felt for nearly a minute across large swathes of Northern India including Delhi in which at least 40 people died.
India Assists Nepal in Rescue Operation After Massive Earthquake
Ten NDRF teams are being been sent to Nepal, where there is massive devastation.

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