Final damage of Nepal Earthquake stands at Rs 706 billion

The final damage and loss count of Nepal Earthquake 2015 stood at Rs 706 billion (US $7 billion), an executive summary of post disaster needs assessment issued by National Planning Commission (NPC) on Friday said.

Around 76 percentage (Rs 517 billion) represents the total value destroyed physical assets while rest (Rs 184 billion) reflects the losses and higher costs of production of goods and services arising from the disaster, the report added.




Source: Myrepublica