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Villages in mourning after catastrophic midnight tremors

Photos taken by Post journalists in the aftermath of the 6.4 magnitude earthquake show the scale of loss and damage Jajarkot and Rukum West have endured.
This photo taken with a drone shows the site of three centuries-old Charnal palace in Jajarkot in ruins. Harihar Singh Rathore/TKP
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Published at : November 5, 2023
Updated at : November 6, 2023 11:43

Locals gather around the dead bodies in Aathbiskot-14, Rukum West on Saturday afternoon. MAHESH KC/TKP
Locals sleep at the roadside under the open sky fearing aftershocks of the devastating 6.4 magnitude earthquake inKhalanga, the district headquarters of Jajarkot, on Saturday evening. Angad Dhakal/TKP
A man inspects the remains of a house destroyed by the quake in Aathbiskot-14 on Saturday. MAHESH KC/TKP