I saved my granddaughter before our roof collapsed

 

Dilkumari, a 65 year-old mother of five living outside of Kathmandu, describes how the deadly 8.1 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on 25 April, 2015 nearly killed her and her granddaughter while her family was away.

Storyteller: Dilkumari

Date of Story: 25 April, 2015
Location of Story: Jitpur Phedi, Nepal
Location: Jitpur Phedi, Nepal
Date: 23 November, 2015

Recorded by: Sarki Gyalzen for Volunteers Initiative Nepal

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